Above: Weather forecast, current at 9 a.m. MDT September 2, 2016. Weatherunderground. Black text added by WildfireToday.
The weather map for the United States today has quite a range of conditions across the country. While Hurricane Hermine, now downgraded to a tropical storm, batters the southeast, a cold front is bringing strong winds and low humidities to some areas in the west. There is a chance of isolated dry thunderstorms in northwest Wyoming and eastern Montana.