Clark Fork River will rise over a foot by the weekend
The Clark Fork River in Missoula continues to hover around 11.50 feet. The river will rise above 13 by this weekend, which is major flood stage. It is forecast to hit 13.13 feet by Saturday.
FLOOD WARNING continues for the Clark Fork River above Missoula.
FLOOD WARNING continues for the Blackfoot River near Bonner, the Seeley Lake community and Clearwater River.
FLOOD WARNING for the Bitterroot River in Missoula and northern Ravalli County.
FLOOD WATCH for the Clark Fork River at Drummond and Plains, the Flathead at Columbia Falls, the Swan near Bigfork and the Yaak near Troy.
FLOOD WATCH for the Kootenai-Cabinet area of northwest Montana, including all of Lincoln County.
FLOOD WATCH for the Big Hole River in Beaverhead and Madison Counties.
Cloudy, cool and wet conditions are expected today and Friday. Daytime highs will be in the 50s and 60s.
Drier this weekend west of the divide around Missoula and Kalispell. However, showers may persist across southwest Montana around Butte and especially Bozeman. Rain cooled conditions in Butte and Bozeman with highs only in the 50s and 60s. Meanwhile, Missoula and Kalispell will have highs reach the 60s and 70s this weekend.