A passing cold front will ramp up the winds again in Central Montana

Thursday morning forecast with Jason Laird
Posted at 4:06 AM, Oct 17, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-17 07:59:08-04

A passing cold front will increase the wind through Central Montana on Thursday.

Wind gusts primarily in North Central Montana may be as high as 75 mph at times.

Despite being a bit cooler than Wednesday, daytime high temperatures will remain in the high 50s and low 60s for most of our area.

A few showers are likely with the passage of this front, primarily in South Western Montana.

Helena will likely see a few late day showers.

Temperatures continue to fall on Friday as still colder air spills into Montana.

Strong wind will remain an issue through Friday.

Pacific moisture is anticipated to track into Montana this weekend.

Mountain snow and rain in the lower elevations is likely Saturday into Sunday.