Many parts of Montana will be under Freeze Warnings Monday night until approximately 9am Tuesday. Temps will be dropping into the 20s so take good care of any still-blooming gardens!

According to the National Weather Service:

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MISSOULA HAS ISSUED A FREEZE WARNING... WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TO 9 AM MDT TUESDAY.

  • IMPACTS/TIMING: TEMPERATURES WELL BELOW FREEZING COULD DAMAGE ABOVE GROUND IRRIGATION EQUIPMENT OVERNIGHT IF NOT MITIGATED.
  • EXPECT THE COLDEST TEMPERATURES BETWEEN 4AM AND SUNRISE AS SKIES CLEAR AND WINDS DECREASE.
  • TEMPERATURES: LOW TO MID 20S.
  • LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... BAD ROCK CANYON... ESSEX... BIGFORK SWAN LAKE... MARIAS PASS... POLEBRIDGE... BUTTE... GEORGETOWN LAKE... GARRISON... ELLISTON... HOMESTAKE PASS... MACDONALD PASS... BONNER... GREENOUGH... SEELEY LAKE... CONDON... EAST MISSOULA... BEARMOUTH, FLATHEAD VALLEY... MISSION VALLEY... BITTERROOT VALLEY... MISSOULA VALLEY... POLSON... THOMPSON FALLS... PLAINS... TROUT CREEK... HERON... HAUGAN
  • A FREEZE WARNING MEANS SUB-FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE IMMINENT OR HIGHLY LIKELY. THESE CONDITIONS CAN KILL CROPS AND OTHER SENSITIVE VEGETATION.