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MONTANA WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT 
355 PM MST THU FEB 11 2016

THE LIGHT SNOW ACROSS NORTHEAST MONTANA THIS MORNING DIMINISHED BY
EARLY AFTERNOON...BUT LOW CLOUDS PERSISTED THERE THROUGHOUT THE DAY.
THERE WAS A NARROW BAND OF MOSTLY SUNNY SKIES ACROSS CENTRAL AND
SOUTH CENTRAL MONTANA...BUT MUCH OF WESTERN MONTANA WAS MOSTLY
CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED MOUNTAIN SHOWERS. WINDS WERE GENERALLY LIGHT
ACROSS THE STATE...BUT WIND GUSTS OUT OF THE WEST ALONG THE EAST
SLOPES OF THE ROCKIES WERE IN THE 25 TO 35 MPH RANGE AT TIMES.

AT 3 PM MST...TEMPERATURES WERE MOSTLY IN THE 20S AND 30S IN THE
EAST AND IN THE 40S AND 50S IN THE WEST. THE COOL SPOT WAS
PLENTYWOOD AT 21 DEGREES...WHILE THE WARMEST READING WAS 59 AT
BILLINGS.

OVERNIGHT...VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS WILL INCREASE OVER
THE MOUNTAIN AREAS OF WESTERN AND SOUTHWEST MONTANA. LIGHT SNOW WILL
ALSO REDEVELOP ACROSS THE EASTERN ONE-THIRD OF THE STATE.
PRECIPITATION IS NOT EXPECTED ALONG THE EAST SLOPES OF THE ROCKIES
AND ADJACENT PLAINS...BUT SKIES WILL BE MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURES
WILL MOSTLY FALL INTO THE MID 20S TO LOWER 30S...BUT LOWS IN THE
TEENS ARE LIKELY ACROSS NORTHEAST MONTANA.

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