Today is forecast to be nearly the same temperature as yesterday.
Forecast for Gallatin
Updated: 9:19 PM MST on December 9, 2013
Wind Chill Advisory in effect until 11 am MST Tuesday for elevations above 6000 feet...
Rest of Tonight
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of snow showers. Lows 10 below to 10 above zero. Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 30 mph. Wind chill readings 20 below to 30 below zero.
Snow likely. Snow accumulation up to 3 inches. Highs 15 to 25...10 to 15 in the mountains. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in the morning. Chance of snow 70 percent. Wind chill readings 20 below to 30 below zero in the morning.
Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow in the evening...then partly cloudy with a slight chance of snow after midnight. Lows 5 below to 5 above zero. Southwest winds up to 10 mph. Chance of snow 50 percent.
Partly cloudy. Highs 20 to 25. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph with gusts to 30 mph.
... Wind Chill Advisory remains in effect until 11 am MST Tuesday for elevations above 6000 feet...
A Wind Chill Advisory for elevations above 6000 feet remains in effect until 11 am MST Tuesday.
* Timing and main impact: the combination of cold temperatures and breezy winds of 10 to 20 mph will continue to create very cold wind chill values over ridge tops and through higher mountain passes of southwest Montana.
* Wind chill values: wind chills of 25 below to 35 below zero are generally expected... but some locations could reach 40 below zero at times. Frostbite can occur in less than 30 minutes with these wind chills.
* Locations affected include: Battle Ridge Pass... Targhee Pass... West Yellowstone... Big Hole Pass... Chief Joseph Pass... Monida Pass... Raynolds Pass.
* To see a graphical representation of this hazard please visit www.Wrh.NOAA.Gov/wrh/whv/?Wfo=tfx
A Wind Chill Advisory means that very cold air and winds will combine to generate low wind chills. This will result in frost bite and lead to hypothermia if precautions are not taken. If you must venture outdoors... make sure you wear a hat and gloves.
Areal Flood Advisory
Statement as of 6:00 PM MST on December 09, 2013
The National Weather Service in Great Falls has extended the
* Flood Advisory for... ice jam flooding in... central Gallatin County in southwest Montana...
* until 615 PM MST Tuesday
* at 549 PM MST County emergency managers reported that ice jam conditions continue mainly in the West Branch of the Gallatin river along Axtell Gateway Road near Gallatin Gateway. The level of flood waters in the affected area has decreased in the past 24 hours but some residences are still being affected by earlier high water levels. Officials will continue to monitor the situation for changes in ice jam and flood water coverage.
A Flood Advisory means river or stream flows are elevated or ponding of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.