A mild airmass that originated over the Pacific is sitting on top of the region today. Temperatures will generally be in the 40's and 50's throughout the state, but cooler in the northeastern counties with high's in the 20's and 30's. The National Weather Service issued a high wind warning to go into effect starting tonight, January 29, 2018 at 11 PM and ending tomorrow January 30, 2018 at 11 AM. Gusty winds can still be expected throughout the day today and tomorrow before and after the high wind warning. During the high wind warning, gusts can reach as high as 70 mph in the Cut Banks area and 50 mph in the Great Falls area overnight and into the morning hours.
The STORMTracker Weather team is tracking cooler air returning to the Treasure State on Wednesday and these colder temperatures will continue throughout the remainder of the week and sticking around into the weekend. A few snow showers could pop up throughout the week, but as of now, accumulations remain low. If anything changes, the STORMTracker Weather team will keep you updated and informed.