MT-279 between Junction Interstate 15 and Junction Montana 200 including Flesher Pass

Road Conditions:

Road conditions as of 8:15 PM MDT on Tuesday, August 23 are as follows: dry. Actual road conditions may vary from this report. Motorists are cautioned to be alert to changing conditions.


The following construction project is in effect: rumble strip maintenance between 0.50 mile south of Junction Montana Secondary 231 and 6.75 miles north of Canyon Creek including delays up to 15 minutes, flaggers present, and reduced speed (travelers can expect single lane closures and single lane traffic).


The forecast until 2:00 AM MDT on Wednesday, August 24: Skies will be partly clear becoming partly cloudy. Visibility will be ten miles. There will be scattered thunderstorms changing to scattered very light rain. Winds will be 11 mph gusting to 21 mph from the north changing to 11 mph gusting to 20 mph from the northeast. Temperatures will range from 55 to 69 F changing to 45 to 55 F.