BILLINGS — Cooling off, then windy.
Along with gusty winds up to 57 mph in places across the region, record highs were reported Thursday afternoon in places like Billings, Miles City and Sheridan, Wyoming.
Friday’s weather picture will be sunny and cooler, but still warmer than average.
Gusty winds return to the region over the weekend, along with cooler temperatures and a chance for isolated showers.
The forecast for Billings
Today: Mostly sunny and cooler with southwest winds 5 to 15 mph and a high of 72.
Tonight: Mostly cloudy, west winds 15 to 25 mph and a low of 53.
Saturday: Decreasing clouds and cooler with west winds 15 to 30 mph, gusting to 45 mph and a high of 66.