Severe thunderstorms may hit area
The National Weather Service has issued a notice that severe thunderstorms could be hitting the area this weekend, with a slight chance predicted for this afternoon and a low to moderate chance in the forecast for Saturday afternoon.
The forecast, which includes north-central and central Montana, says the main threat would be from high wind gusts and hail, with hailstones potentially up to 1 inch in diameter.
The Weather Service alert says the main concerns stemming from the possible thunderstorms include high winds and lightning — important factors for those recreating or going to outd...
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