Weather

At 4:00 am local Whitefish time the summit temp was: 19°F /-7°C with a relative humidity of 100%. Winds were 13mph out of the Southwest gusting to 23mph.

Summit Forecast

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

Overnight

Low: 16°/-9°C

A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

Thursday

High: 26°/-3°C

Snow. High near 26. Southwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.

Thursday Night

Low: 21°/-6°C

A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. West wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

Friday

High: 25°/-4°C

Partly sunny, with a high near 25. Northwest wind around 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

Friday Night

Low: 18°/-8°C

Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Southwest wind around 10 mph.

Saturday

High: 24°/-4°C

Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24.

Lower Mountain Forecast

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

Overnight


Low: 20°/-7°C

A 20 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 20. South southwest wind around 5 mph.

Thursday


High: 30°/-1°C

Snow and freezing rain likely before 11am, then snow. High near 30. South southeast wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

Thursday Night


Low: 25°/-4°C

A 30 percent chance of snow before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. West wind 6 to 8 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

Friday


High: 29°/-2°C

Partly sunny, with a high near 29. West northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable in the morning.

Friday Night


Low: 23°/-5°C

Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.

Saturday


High: 27°/-3°C

Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27.
 

Whitefish weather forecast at NOAA's website.

Digital point forecast data provided by NOAA.