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National Weather Service Missoula MT

855 AM MDT Wed Jul 17 2019



MTZ001-172200-

Kootenai/Cabinet Region-

Including the cities of Libby and Eureka

855 AM MDT Wed Jul 17 2019



.TODAY...Cloudy. Patchy fog early in the morning. A 50 percent

chance of rain showers in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 60s

to mid 70s. South winds to 15 mph in the afternoon. 

.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain

showers. Lows in the upper 40s to mid 50s. Southwest winds to

15 mph. 

.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers in the morning,

then slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.

Chance of precipitation 40 percent. Highs in the upper 60s to mid

70s. South winds 15 to 25 mph. 

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. A 20 percent chance of rain

showers in the evening. Lows in the 40s. Southwest winds 15 to

20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph. 

.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s to mid 70s. 

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s to mid 40s. 

.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the 70s. 

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s to lower 50s.

.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the 80s. 

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s to mid 50s. 

.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 80s to mid 90s. 

.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s to lower 60s. 

.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the 90s. 



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MTZ002-172200-

West Glacier Region-

Including the city of Swan Lake

855 AM MDT Wed Jul 17 2019



.TODAY...Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog early in the morning. A

50 percent chance of rain showers in the afternoon. Highs in the

60s. Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph. 

.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly

cloudy. A 50 percent chance of rain showers. Lows in the mid 40s

to lower 50s. Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to around

35 mph. 

.THURSDAY...Very windy with southwest winds 25 to 35 mph. Mostly

cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers. Highs in the

upper 50s to mid 60s. 

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Very windy with southwest winds 25 to 35 mph.

Mostly clear. Lows in the 40s. 

.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the 60s. Southwest winds 15 to

20 mph. 

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s to mid 40s. 

.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the 60s to lower 70s. 

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the 40s. 

.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the 70s to lower 80s. 

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s to mid 50s. 

.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the 80s. 

.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the 50s to lower 60s. 

.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the 80s. 



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MTZ003-172200-

Flathead/Mission Valleys-

Including the cities of Kalispell, Polson, and St. Ignatius

855 AM MDT Wed Jul 17 2019



.TODAY...Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog early in the morning. A

30 percent chance of rain showers in the afternoon. Highs in the

70s. Southwest winds to 15 mph in the afternoon. 

.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly

cloudy. A 40 percent chance of rain showers. Lows in the 50s.

Southwest winds to 15 mph. 

.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain

showers. Highs in the upper 60s to mid 70s. Windy with southwest

winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to around 40 mph. 

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the 40s. Southwest winds 15 to

25 mph with gusts to around 35 mph. 

.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s to mid 70s. 

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s to mid 40s. 

.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the 70s. 

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s to lower 50s.

.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s to mid 80s. 

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the 50s. 

.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 80s to mid 90s. 

.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostlyclear. Lows in the mid 50s to lower 60s. 

.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 80s to mid 90s. 



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MTZ004-172200-

Lower Clark Fork Region-

Including the cities of Noxon, Thompson Falls, and Superior

855 AM MDT Wed Jul 17 2019



.TODAY...Cloudy. Patchy fog early in the morning. Highs in the

upper 60s to mid 70s. Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to

around 35 mph in the afternoon. 

.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of rain

showers. Lows in the upper 40s to mid 50s. Windy with west winds

20 to 30 mph with gusts to around 40 mph. 

.THURSDAY...Very windy with west winds 25 to 35 mph. Partly

cloudy. A 30 percent chance of rain showers in the morning. Highs

in the mid 60s to lower 70s. 

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Very windy with west winds 25 to 35 mph. Clear.

Lows in the 40s. 

.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s to mid 70s.

Southwest winds to 15 mph. 

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the 40s. 

.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the 70s. 

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 40s to lower 50s. 

.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the 80s. 

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the 50s. 

.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 80s to mid 90s. 

.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s to lower 60s. 

.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 80s to mid 90s. 



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MTZ005-172200-

Missoula/Bitterroot Valleys-

Including the cities of Hamilton and Darby

855 AM MDT Wed Jul 17 2019



.TODAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid to upper 70s. West winds

to 15 mph in the afternoon. 

.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of rain showers in

the evening. Lows in the lower to mid 50s. West winds 15 to

20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph. 

.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of rain showers in

the morning. Highs in the lower to mid 70s. Northwest winds 15 to

25 mph with gusts to around 35 mph. 

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the 40s. Windy with northwest

winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to around 40 mph. 

.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower to mid 70s. 

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 30s to mid 40s. 

.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. 

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid to upper 40s. 

.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid to upper 80s. 

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower to mid 50s. 

.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower to mid 90s. 

.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows near 60. 

.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the 90s. 



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MTZ006-172200-

Bitterroot/Sapphire Mountains-

Including the city of Sula

855 AM MDT Wed Jul 17 2019



.TODAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs in the upper 60s to mid 70s. West

winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph in the afternoon. 

.TONIGHT...Mostly clear with a 30 percent chance of rain showers.

Lows in the mid 40s to lower 50s. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph

with gusts to around 30 mph. 

.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. A 40 percent chance of rain showers in

the morning. Highs in the mid 60s to lower 70s. West winds 15 to

25 mph with gusts to around 35 mph. 

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 30s to mid 40s.

Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to around 35 mph. 

.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s to lower 70s. Southwest

winds to 15 mph. 

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 30s to mid 40s. 

.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 60s to mid 70s. 

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the 40s. 

.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s to lower 80s. 

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s to mid 50s. 

.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the 80s. 

.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the 50s. 

.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of rain showers in

the afternoon. Highs in the 80s to lower 90s. 



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MTZ007-172200-

Butte/Blackfoot Region-

Including the cities of Anaconda, Deer Lodge, and Drummond

855 AM MDT WedJul 17 2019



.TODAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs in the upper 60s to mid 70s. West

winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph in the afternoon. 

.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s to lower 50s.

Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph. 

.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. A 20 percent chance of rain showers in

the morning. Highs in the mid 60s to lower 70s. Windy with west

winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to around 40 mph. 

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 30s to mid 40s. Windy

with west winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to around 45 mph. 

.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 60s to mid 70s. West winds to

15 mph. 

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 30s to lower 40s. 

.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 60s to mid 70s. 

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the 40s. 

.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s to lower 80s. 

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s to lower 50s. 

.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the 80s. 

.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the 50s. 

.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of rain showers in

the afternoon. Highs in the mid 80s to lower 90s. 



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MTZ043-172200-

Potomac/Seeley Lake Region-

Including the cities of East Missoula, Seeley Lake, and Clinton

855 AM MDT Wed Jul 17 2019



.TODAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 60s to lower 70s. West

winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph in the afternoon. 

.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of rain

showers. Lows in the upper 40s to mid 50s. West winds 15 to

25 mph with gusts to around 35 mph. 

.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of rain showers in

the morning. Highs in the 60s. Windy with west winds 20 to 30 mph

with gusts to around 45 mph. 

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Very windy with northwest winds 25 to 35 mph.

Clear. Lows in the upper 30s to mid 40s. 

.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s to lower 70s. 

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s to lower 40s. 

.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s to mid 70s. 

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the 40s. 

.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s to lower 80s. 

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s to mid 50s. 

.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the 80s to lower 90s. 

.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the 50s to lower 60s. 

.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 80s to lower 90s. 



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IDZ005-172200-

Northern Clearwater Mountains-

Including the cities of Pierce and Elk River

755 AM PDT Wed Jul 17 2019



.TODAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs in the 70s. 

.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of rain showers

after midnight. Lows in the upper 40s to mid 50s. 

.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of rain showers in

the morning. Highs in the upper 60s to mid 70s. 

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 30s to mid 40s. 

.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 60s to mid 70s. 

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 30s to mid 40s. 

.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the 70s to lower 80s. 

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the 40s. 

.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the 80s. 

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s to mid 50s. 

.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the 90s. 

.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s to lower 60s. 

.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the 90s. 



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IDZ006-172200-

Southern Clearwater Mountains-

Including the cities of Powell, Elk City, and Dixie

755 AM PDT Wed Jul 17 2019



.TODAY...Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog early in the morning. Highs

65 to 80. Southwest winds to 15 mph in the afternoon. 

.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of rain showers

after midnight. Lows 46 to 59. Northwest winds to 15 mph. 

.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of rain showers in

the morning. Highs 61 to 76. Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph. 

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 37 to 51. Northwest windsto

15 mph. 

.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs 61 to 76. 

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 35 to 50. 

.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs 64 to 79. 

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 39 to 53. 

.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 73 to 88. 

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 46 to 60. 

.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 81 to 96. 

.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 52 to 66. 

.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 80 to 95. 



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IDZ007-172200-

Orofino/Grangeville Region-

Including the city of Kooskia

755 AM PDT Wed Jul 17 2019



.TODAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs in the 70s to mid 80s. 

.TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s to lower 60s. West

winds to 15 mph. 

.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. A 20 percent chance of rain showers in

the morning. Highs in the 70s to lower 80s. Southwest winds to

15 mph. 

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 40s to lower 50s. West

winds to 15 mph. 

.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the 70s to lower 80s. 

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the 40s to lower 50s. 

.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the 70s to mid 80s. 

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 40s to mid 50s. 

.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the 80s to lower 90s. 

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s to lower 60s. 

.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs upper 80s to 101. 

.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the 60s. 

.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs upper 80s to 101. 



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IDZ008-172200-

Lower Hells Canyon/Salmon River Region-

Including the cities of Riggins and White Bird

755 AM PDT Wed Jul 17 2019



.TODAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs in the 70s to upper 80s. 

.TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s to lower 60s.

Northwest winds to 15 mph. 

.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. A 20 percent chance of rain showers in

the morning. Highs in the 70s to mid 80s. West winds to 15 mph. 

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the 50s. Northwest winds to

15 mph. 

.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s to mid 80s. 

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 40s to mid 50s. 

.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the 70s to mid 80s. 

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the 50s. 

.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the 80s to mid 90s. 

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s to mid 60s. 

.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 90 to 102. 

.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the 60s to lower 70s. 

.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 90 to 102. 



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IDZ009-010-172200-

Western Lemhi County-Eastern Lemhi County-

Including the cities of Shoup, Salmon, and Leadore

855 AM MDT Wed Jul 17 2019



.TODAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs in the 70s. West winds 15 to 20 mph

with gusts to around 30 mph in the afternoon. 

.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming clear. Lows

in the upper 40s to mid 50s. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph with

gusts to around 30 mph. 

.THURSDAY...Sunny. A 20 percent chance of rain showers in the

morning. Highs in the 70s. Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph with

gusts to around 35 mph. 

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the 40s to lower 50s. Northwest

winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph. 

.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the 70s. 

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 30s to mid 40s. 

.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the 70s. 

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 40s to lower 50s. 

.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s to mid 80s. 

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the 50s. 

.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 80s to lower 90s. 

.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s to lower 60s. 

.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 80s to lower 90s. 



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