Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event High Wind
Magnitude 50 kts.
State MONTANA
County/Area PRAIRIE
WFO GGW
Begin Date 01/11/2009 23:44:00 MST-7
End Date 01/12/2009 03:15:00 MST-7
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 0.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative A strong cold front brought very strong winds to the region.
Event Narrative The Buffalo Rapids site had a peak gust of 58 mph at 0015 MST and sustained winds of 40 to 50 mph for several hours. The Big Sheep Mountain RAWS site had a peak gust of 55 mph at 0044 MST, with sustained winds of 35 to 40 mph for several hours. Some drifting snow was observed, but the main impact was the high winds.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LITTLE ROCKY MOUNTAINS (ZONE) LITTLE ROCKY MOUNTAINS (ZONE) MT 01/11/2009 20:17 MST-7 High Wind 53 kts. MG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
NORTHERN PHILLIPS (ZONE) NORTHERN PHILLIPS (ZONE) MT 01/11/2009 20:50 MST-7 High Wind 52 kts. MG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MCCONE (ZONE) MCCONE (ZONE) MT 01/11/2009 21:30 MST-7 High Wind 55 kts. MG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CENTRAL AND SE PHILLIPS (ZONE) CENTRAL AND SE PHILLIPS (ZONE) MT 01/11/2009 21:42 MST-7 High Wind 39 kts. MS 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN VALLEY (ZONE) CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN VALLEY (ZONE) MT 01/11/2009 21:53 MST-7 High Wind 65 kts. MG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
GARFIELD (ZONE) GARFIELD (ZONE) MT 01/11/2009 23:00 MST-7 High Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
DAWSON (ZONE) DAWSON (ZONE) MT 01/11/2009 23:22 MST-7 High Wind 52 kts. MG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
PRAIRIE (ZONE) PRAIRIE (ZONE) MT 01/11/2009 23:44 MST-7 High Wind 50 kts. MG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
WIBAUX (ZONE) WIBAUX (ZONE) MT 01/11/2009 23:45 MST-7 High Wind 56 kts. MG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
RICHLAND (ZONE) RICHLAND (ZONE) MT 01/12/2009 00:42 MST-7 High Wind 39 kts. MS 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K