First Alert Forecast: Afternoon showers and thunderstorms


The yellow light is up on our Severe Weather Tracker. We are tracking a Pacific cold front that will move into the region this afternoon sparking off showers and thunderstorms. The best chance of showers and thunderstorms will be during the afternoon, especially after 3 pm. Some storms could be strong with gusty winds, small hail, lightning and brief heavy rainfall. Highs in the 70s to lower 80s. A slight chance of showers and storms on Wednesday, with the best chance around Bozeman in southwest Montana. Highs in the 70s. Another stronger storm system will bring another round of showers and storms on Thursday. Cooler with highs in the upper 60s to lower 70s. More showers are possible Friday and Saturday as the unsettled weather pattern continues.