(Sheridan, WY) The National Weather Service out of Billings, MT, predicts a isolated showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 96. Light east wind becoming southeast 8 to 13 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of central
Montana…south central Montana…southeast Montana and north
* Hazards: Strong to Severe thunderstorms associated with a cold
front Sunday afternoon and evening.
* Potential Impacts: Gusty winds Sunday afternoon and evening,
along with scattered thunderstorms will increase the risk of
Sunday, a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning.
|Event:||Fire Weather Watch|
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING... The National Weather Service in Billings has issued a Fire Weather Watch...which is in effect from Sunday afternoon through Sunday evening. * IMPACTS: Low humidities, hot temperatures, strong gusty winds, and a wind shift along a cold front will create erratic fire behavior while new fire starts are possible with increasing thunderstorm activity. * AFFECTED AREA: In North Central WY Fire Zone....274. In South Central MT Fire Zones...127...128...129. In Southeast MT Fire Zones...130...131...132. In Southeast MT and Northwest SD Fire Zone....133. * COUNTIES AFFECTED: In Central MT...Golden Valley...Musselshell. In North Central WY...Sheridan. In Northwest SD...Harding. In South Central MT...Big Horn...Carbon...Yellowstone. In Southeast MT...Carter...Custer...Fallon...Powder River Rosebud...Treasure. * Frontal Passage: Cold front will move through the area during the afternoon and early evening hours accompanied by thunderstorms with significant lightning. * WIND: South to southwest winds, strongest over zone 133, shifting to the northwest with the frontal passage at 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph. Erratic wind gusts from 40 to 60 mph possible near thunderstorms. * HUMIDITY: As low as 15 percent. * TEMPERATURES: Mid 90s to near 100.