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Summit Forecast

(48° 30’ 08.43” N 114° 20’ 28.13” W @ 6,790ft)

At 3:00 am, local Whitefish time, the summit temp was: 28°F /-2°C

Overnight

Low: 28°/-2°C
Snow and Breezy
Probability of precipitation: 80%

Snow. Low around 28. Breezy, with a south southwest wind around 22 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

Wednesday

High: 36°/2°C
Snow Likely and Breezy
Probability of precipitation: 70%

Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 22 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

Wednesday Night

Low: 27°/-3°C
Chance Rain/Snow then Chance Snow Showers
Probability of precipitation: 50%

A chance of rain and snow showers before midnight, then a chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Southwest wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

Thursday

High: 36°/2°C
Snow Showers Likely
Probability of precipitation: 60%

Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. South southwest wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

Thursday Night

Low: 26°/-3°C
Chance Snow Showers
Probability of precipitation: 50%

A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Light and variable wind becoming northeast 5 to 8 mph after midnight. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

Friday

High: 36°/2°C
Chance Snow Showers
Probability of precipitation: 40%

A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

Lower Mountain Forecast

(48° 29’ 02.21” N 114° 21’ 13.93” W @ 4,700ft)

Overnight


Low: 30°/-1°C
Rain/Snow
Probability of precipitation: 80%

Rain and snow. Low around 30. South wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

Wednesday


High: 39°/4°C
Rain/Snow Likely
Probability of precipitation: 70%

Rain and snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

Wednesday Night


Low: 30°/-1°C
Chance Showers then Chance Rain/Snow
Probability of precipitation: 40%

A chance of rain showers before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Snow level 5900 feet lowering to 5300 feet after midnight . Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. South southwest wind 9 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

Thursday


High: 39°/4°C
Chance Snow Showers then Showers Likely
Probability of precipitation: 60%

A chance of snow showers before noon, then rain showers likely. Snow level rising to 5500 feet in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. South southwest wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

Thursday Night


Low: 29°/-2°C
Chance Showers then Chance Snow Showers
Probability of precipitation: 40%

A chance of rain showers before midnight, then a chance of snow showers. Snow level 6000 feet lowering to 5200 feet after midnight . Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

Friday


High: 38°/3°C
Chance Snow Showers
Probability of precipitation: 40%

A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

Whitefish weather forecast at NOAA's website.
Digital point forecast data provided by NOAA.
Summit Weather Station data on NOAA Mesowest.