HELENA- Slot canyons are an uncommon and beautiful geologic feature to explore in Montana. But the wonders can be dangerous especially when it comes to flash flooding.
As summer officially gets closer and closer, mountain snowpack gets closer and closer to melting away.
HELENA – An annual rite of spring here in Montana is the opening of the Beartooth Highway.
It’s flood season here in Montana. Observing precipitation amounts and snowpack are two ways to anticipate potential flood threat.
Here in Montana we have our seasons: summer, fall, winter, spring, second winter, fire season, third winter, and flood season, to name a few.
Kids, if anyone ever calls you a pansy, say thank you. Pansies are some of the toughest and hardiest plants, so strong they’re one of the few that can grow outside now.
Here in Montana, we’re no stranger to blizzards, although late April blizzards are a little unusual.
Longer, warmer days of spring signal the end of another season – ski season, that is.
HELENA – The Governor’s Drought and Water Supply Advisory Committee meeting this Wednesday is an important assessment of Montana’s snowpack, drought, projected stream flow and agricultural status heading into summer and fire season.
A large rockfall occurred several days ago on Highway 2 near West Glacier closing the road. On Monday in the Bearmouth area, the Frontage Road along Interstate 90 was closed because of a rock slide.
It’s widely known that flood season is underway. But in this week’s Weather Wise, some of the terms used to describe flooding and the warnings are lesser known.
Flooding has become a major problem across Montana this month.
HELENA – Mountains peaks and valleys make forecasting the weather a challenge at times. But there is one forecast element that seemingly every Montanan knows about.
HELENA – Sun worshipers rejoice! As we approach the first day of spring, daylight is rapidly increasing.
That was not your grandfather’s February, or even a February like any of us have experienced before. In this week’s Weather Wise, last month shattered all sorts of records as one of the coldest ever in Montana’s history.