Mostly sunny weather is expected in Billings Wednesday, but reports suggest that severe thunderstorms could pop up in the afternoon.
The National Weather Service has issued a Hazardous Weather Outlook, warning that isolated thunderstorms are possible Wednesday afternoon or evening, especially east of Billings.
For the majority of the day Wednesday, skies will be mostly sunny and highs will reach 74. A west wind of 9 to 15 mph is possible and the chance for afternoon thunderstorms is 30 percent.
The possibility of an isolated shower or thunderstorm will continue before midnight Wednesday, and skies will be partly cloudy as lows near 52. Winds will die down to between 5 and 8 mph.
Isolated showers or a thunderstorm will be a possibility again Thursday afternoon, but for the majority of the day skies will be mostly sunny and highs will reach 74. Winds from the west southwest at 10 to 14 mph are expected.
Isolated showers and thunderstorms are possible Thursday night, and skies will be mostly cloudy as lows drop to 46. North northeast winds from 11 to 20 mph are likely and a 20 percent chance of rain will persist.