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Event Details

Event Heavy Snow
State MONTANA
County/Area TOOLE
WFO TFX
Begin Date 04/19/2008 12:00:00 MST-7
End Date 04/20/2008 09:00:00 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 powerful winter storm brought heavy snow, gusty winds and extreme cold to a large portion of North Central Montana. Snowfall amounts in excess of 6 inches, wind gusts over 40 mph and extremely cold temperatures were reported. The temperature fell to 8 below zero in Great Falls which is the second coldest April reading of all time for the city. The extreme cold was responsible for the deaths of lambs and livestock as well as crippling many trees and flowering plants.
Event Narrative Sixteen inches of snow were reported at Gold Butte 7N. Additionally, 6 inches of snow fell at Dunkirk 19NNE and at Shelby.


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
JEFFERSON (ZONE) JEFFERSON (ZONE) MT 04/19/2008 12:00 MST-7 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SOUTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT (ZONE) SOUTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT (ZONE) MT 04/19/2008 12:00 MST-7 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MADISON (ZONE) MADISON (ZONE) MT 04/19/2008 12:00 MST-7 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
EASTERN PONDERA (ZONE) EASTERN PONDERA (ZONE) MT 04/19/2008 12:00 MST-7 Winter Weather 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
EASTERN TETON (ZONE) EASTERN TETON (ZONE) MT 04/19/2008 12:00 MST-7 Winter Weather 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LIBERTY (ZONE) LIBERTY (ZONE) MT 04/19/2008 12:00 MST-7 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SOUTHERN LEWIS AND CLARK (ZONE) SOUTHERN LEWIS AND CLARK (ZONE) MT 04/19/2008 12:00 MST-7 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HILL (ZONE) HILL (ZONE) MT 04/19/2008 12:00 MST-7 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BROADWATER (ZONE) BROADWATER (ZONE) MT 04/19/2008 12:00 MST-7 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CHOUTEAU (ZONE) CHOUTEAU (ZONE) MT 04/19/2008 12:00 MST-7 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CASCADE (ZONE) CASCADE (ZONE) MT 04/19/2008 12:00 MST-7 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BEAVERHEAD (ZONE) BEAVERHEAD (ZONE) MT 04/19/2008 12:00 MST-7 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
TOOLE (ZONE) TOOLE (ZONE) MT 04/19/2008 12:00 MST-7 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
JUDITH BASIN (ZONE) JUDITH BASIN (ZONE) MT 04/19/2008 14:00 MST-7 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K