Nice summer weekend ahead!
A very pleasant summer weather pattern will continue through the weekend and next week.
Sunny and very warm Friday with highs in the 80s to lower 90s.
A backdoor cold front will cool temperatures a few degrees this weekend. Breezy with highs in the upper 70s and 80s Saturday and Sunday. Slight chance of a thunderstorm Saturday evening across southwest Montana, including the Bozeman and Butte areas.
FIRE WEATHER: The hot, dry and breezy conditions will increase fire danger concerns around the state. Fire danger remains at MODERATE in Missoula County, the Flathead and Bitterroot National Forests and Yellowstone
Park. Fire danger is HIGH in the Gallatin National Forest and the Kootenai National Forest. The prolonged hot and dry weather will likely increase fire danger.