The wind picks up as high pressure rebuilds over the state

Wednesday morning forecast with Jason Laird
Posted at 3:56 AM, Jul 08, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-08 07:35:09-04

Temperatures will remain a bit chilly and stronger wind returns on Wednesday.

Following the passage Tuesdays cold front, temperatures will remain below normal across the state.

Highs in Central Montana are expected in the low 70s with a few high 70s in the Eastern Plains.

Strong wind will take over a good portion of the state as high pressure rebuilds.

A High Wind Warning is in effect for Blaine and Hill Counties until 6pm this evening.

This area will is expected to have wind gusts in upwards of 60mph throughout the day.

Temperatures look to return to the low 80s on Thursday.

A weak cold front is on track to push through the state Thursday night into Friday morning.

This front will offer up a few showers and thunderstorms throughout North central Montana.

Following the quick shot of rain, more sun is expected with highs in the mid to high 80s this weekend.