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Montana Weather Summary

AWUS85 KBYZ 301022
RWSMT 

MONTANA WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
422 AM MDT TUE SEP 30 2014

A DEEP UPPER LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM OVER WESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA WAS
WRAPPING MOISTURE BACK INTO EASTERN MONTANA DURING THE NIGHT. THIS
WAS PRODUCING MODERATE TO HEAVY RAINFALL ALONG THE MONTANA NORTH
DAKOTA BORDER. PRECIPITATION AMOUNTS WERE GENERALLY AROUND 75
HUNDREDTHS OF AN INCH IN CARTER COUNTY. ANOTHER DISTURBANCE MOVED
INTO WESTERN MONTANA OVERNIGHT AND PRODUCED LIGHT RAIN SHOWERS.
PRECIPITATION AMOUNTS WERE GENERALLY A TENTH OF AN INCH OR LESS.

TEMPERATURES AT 4 AM THIS MORNING RANGED FROM 39 DEGREES AT REED
POINT TO 57 DEGREES IN CUT BANK.

FOR TODAY...AREAS OF FOG WILL BE POSSIBLE EAST OF THE DIVIDE
ALONG WITH AREAS OF RAIN. A FEW ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE ALSO
POSSIBLE OVER EXTREME SOUTHEAST MONTANA. SHOWERS AND A FEW
THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED WEST OF THE DIVIDE TODAY. HIGH
TEMPERATURES WILL BE IN THE 40S AND 50S WEST WITH 50S AND 60S
EAST.

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