Another round of severe weather is likely to roll through Yellowstone County tomorrow (Tuesday 7/13), and while that will bring the heat down for a couple days, it’s right back into the oven for the Magic City by the weekend.
According to the current National Weather Service forecast for Billings, strong to severe storms are likely for southern Montana and northern Wyoming, and are expected to arrive between 2pm and 10pm Tuesday.
Scattered Severe Thunderstorms are possible for Billings tomorrow (Tuesday), and while the threat for tornadoes is “very low,” there’s a chance for up to quarter-sized hail and wind gusts around 60mph for our area.
After Tuesday’s round of thunderstorms, the current N.W.S. forecast predicts an extended hot and dry stretch will begin on Wednesday, and temperatures gradually rising into the mid-90’s, close to triple-digits highs by Saturday (7/17).
Current forecast from the National Weather Services shows a high in Billings rising from 95 on Thursday, to 102 by Monday (7/19).
The N.W.S. extended 8-14 day temperature outlook from July 20 to 26 predicts temps will be 80 percent above normal for southern Montana, and the precipitation outlook around 40 percent below normal.
According to the current Weather Channel forecast for Billings, the high temperature