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315 AM MST Wed Jan 26 2022

This is the Regional Weather Summary for the eastern two-thirds 
of Montana.

A warm front has moved to the east this morning which will bring
warmer temperatures and gusty northwest winds today. By tonight, 
a weak cold front moves through the region bringing a slight 
chance of light snow overnight and cooler temperatures on 
Thursday.

Highs today will range from the upper 20s along the Canadian 
border to the lower 40s over southeast Montana.

Tonight will be cloudy with a chance of light snow. Lows will
range from the mid teens to the mid 20s.

Thursday morning will be cloudy with a slight chance of light
snow. By afternoon, skies will start clearing out from west to 
east across the region. Highs will range from the mid 20s to the 
upper 30s.

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Regional Hourly Observations For GRANITE County
1000 AM MST WED JAN 26 2022

West of the divide
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
Kalispell      CLOUDY    25  21  85 W5        30.22R FOG     WCI  19  
Missoula       FOG       19  17  92 CALM      30.22R VSB 1/4          
Butte          SUNNY      4   0  83 CALM      30.12R                  
Anaconda         N/A     18   9  68 CALM      30.11F                  
Deer Lodge       N/A      3   1  92 CALM      30.18R                  
Hamilton       FOG       19  18  93 CALM      30.19S VSB<1/4          
Mullan Pass    SUNNY     19  14  81 MISG      30.11R                  

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Based on observations at 1000am MST, Wednesday January 26, 2022


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Hazardous Weather Outlook For GRANITE County,MT

636 AM MST Wed Jan 26 2022

 TODAY  Partly cloudy. Patchy freezing fog. Slight chance of
flurries. Highs in the 30s. 
 TONIGHT  Mostly clear. Patchy freezing fog. Lows 7 to 14. 
 THURSDAY  Partly cloudy in the morning then becoming mostly
clear. Patchy freezing fog. Highs in the 30s. 
 FRIDAY  Partly cloudy. Patchy freezing fog. Lows 9 to 16. Highs
in the mid 30s to lower 40s. 
 SATURDAY  Partly cloudy. Lows 12 to 19. Highs in the mid 30s to
lower 40s. 
 SUNDAY  Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow. Lows 14 to 21. Highs
in the mid 30s to lower 40s. 

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7-Day Forecast For GRANITE County, MT
636 AM MST Wed Jan 26 2022

TODAY
Mostly cloudy in the morning then clearing. Slight chance of flurries in the morning. Highs in the upper 20s to mid 30s. Southwest winds to 15 mph.

TONIGHT
Mostly clear. A 20 percent chance of snow in the evening. Lows 8 to 15. South winds to 15 mph.

THURSDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 20s to mid 30s.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Clear. Lows 11 to 18. South winds to 15 mph.

FRIDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the 30s. South winds to 15 mph.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows 14 to 21.

SATURDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the 30s to lower 40s.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows 16 to 23.

SUNDAY
Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of snow in the afternoon. Highs in the 30s.

SUNDAY NIGHT
A chance of snow in the evening, then snow likely after midnight. Chance of snow 60 percent. Lows 18 to 25.

MONDAY
Snow likely. Chance of snow 80 percent. Highs in the mid 20s to lower 30s.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of snow. Lows 12 to 19.

TUESDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of snow. Highs in the 20s.

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....  Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas Priddy
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....  Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas Priddy
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Historical Weather And Climate Facts For Today

JANUARY 26TH
HISTORICAL WEATHER FACTS
...1937...
The Rolling Fork River in Kentucky set a record crest at Boston, KY with a 
stage of 55.2 feet. (NWS Louisville)
...1943...
Lexington, KY's snowiest day: 13.4 inches. (NWS Louisville)
...1978...
A paralyzing blizzard struck the Midwest. One to three feet of snow fell in
Michigan, and 20 to 40 inches was reported across Indiana. Winds reached 70
mph in Michigan, and gusted above 100 mph in Ohio. The high winds produced
snow drifts twenty feet high in Michigan and Indiana stranding thousands on
the interstate highways. Temperatures in Ohio dropped from the 40s to near
zero during the storm. (David Ludlum)

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