Q2 Weather: More heat and possible t-storms

Posted at 4:38 AM, Jul 23, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-23 07:50:22-04

BILLINGS – Isolated showers and thunderstorms Tuesday evening.

Pools of colder air rolling off the mountains are providing the nudge for the development of scattered showers and thunderstorms again Tuesday evening.

Some of these storms could reach into eastern Montana.

Much of western and central Montana could see possibly strong isolated thunderstorms Tuesday afternoon and evening.

The main features of Tuesday’s thunderstorms in our area are wind gusts up to 40 mph and brief heavy rain.

Conditions continue to dry out and warm up with Wednesday’s high in Billings being the hottest day so far this year.

The forecast for Billings

Today: Sunny and warmer with a light east breeze, a 20% chance for isolated afternoon thunderstorms and a high of 96.

Tonight: Mostly cloudy, a 30% chance of isolated thunderstorms and a low of 68.

Wednesday: Mostly sunny and hot with a 20% chance of isolated afternoon thunderstorms and a high of 98.