Highs near 90 and not a drop of rain will make Billings hot and dry this week.
No rain is in sight for Billings as temperatures hover near 90 for most of the week.
Since late 2013, crews have been digging and moving more than 160,000 cubic yards of soil, transforming a 66-acre lot behind Steak and Shake into a stormwater processing facility.
A strong cold front moving across the Billings region Thursday should cool temperatures over the weekend, but will create favorable conditions for strong, isolated thunderstorms Thursday.
After 733 days without a day above 100 degrees - the eighth-longest stretch in Billings history - The National Weather Service predicts temperatures could break into triple digits Wednesday.
A Cutler, Calif., packing company is voluntarily recalling fresh peaches, plums, nectarines and pluots from retailers, including Costco and Sam’s Club in Billings, after one of their facilities tested positive for listeria.
The threat of a possible thunderstorm Tuesday will quickly dry out, as temperatures jump 10 degrees Wednesday and Thursday pushing highs near 100 degrees.
The man who shot 32-year-old Misael Santiago in a North Side driveway last October admitted to his crime on Monday in Yellowstone County District Court.
A bit of relief from the weekend's heat is expected Monday as temperatures stay below 90 in Billings, but temperatures could creep back into the 90s as early as Tuesday.
Athletes competing at the Big Sky State Games will be glad to know the smoky air plaguing Billings has mostly cleared out Sunday, but they may be less pleased to hear that scorching temperatures won't be going anywhere.
Billings residents should make sure they have their swimwear handy, because a trip to the pool may be in order.
UPDATE 3 p.m.: Billings Police Chief Rich St. John confirmed at a 2 p.m. press conference Wednesday that the same suspect, 52-year-old Kelly Dee Megard, was involved in two shooting incidents Tuesday afternoon.
Billings residents looking for a cool day to do some outside activities should enjoy Tuesday in Billings, but shouldn't go anywhere without a pair of galoshes.
Alex Blandino sprints to second during the Billings Mustangs vs. Ogden Raptors on Monday at Dehler Park.
Brian O'Grady connects with the ball during the Billings Mustangs vs. Ogden Raptors on Monday at Dehler Park.
Mustangs players high-five Kevin Franklin after scoring the first run for the team during the Billings Mustangs vs. Ogden Raptors on Monday at Dehler Park.
Cory Thompson goes up to bat during the Billings Mustangs vs. Ogden Raptors on Monday at Dehler Park.
Cory Thompson leaps to catch a ball and unsuccessfully tags Ogden Raptors player Joseph Meggs during the Billings Mustangs vs. Ogden Raptors on Monday at Dehler Park.
Pitcher Jeremy Kivel throws a pitch during the Billings Mustangs vs. Ogden Raptors on Monday at Dehler Park.
Kevin Franklin looks up as Ogden's third baseman drops a catch during the Billings Mustangs vs. Ogden Raptors on Monday at Dehler Park. Franklin went on to score the first run of the game for the Mustangs.