Special Weather Statement

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Note:  Be sure to pay close attention to the date and time of each warning.    
This document contains all warnings in the state so please read the
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WWUS85 KBYZ 070259

SPSBYZ



Special Weather Statement

National Weather Service Billings MT

859 PM MDT Wed Jul 6 2022

 

MTZ030.032-070400-

Custer MT-Northern Rosebud MT-Treasure MT-

859 PM MDT Wed Jul 6 2022



...Strong thunderstorms will impact portions of northwestern Custer,

northern Rosebud and northwestern Treasure Counties through 1000 PM

MDT...



At 858 PM MDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along

a line extending from 18 miles east of Melstone to 12 miles northwest

of Miles City. Movement was northeast at 30 mph.



HAZARD...Wind gusts of 50 to 55 mph and nickel size hail.



SOURCE...Radar indicated.



IMPACT...Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs and blow around 

         unsecured objects. Minor damage to outdoor objects is 

         possible.



Locations impacted include...

Rock Springs, Angela and Ingomar. 



PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...



If outdoors, consider seeking shelter inside a building. 



Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms and may lead

to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded

roadways.



A Severe Thunderstorm Watch remains in effect until 1000 PM MDT for

southeastern Montana.



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LAT...LON 4683 10583 4683 10562 4666 10558 4665 10549

      4637 10603 4642 10769 4685 10778 4686 10583

TIME...MOT...LOC 0258Z 243DEG 26KT 4663 10748 4648 10608 



MAX HAIL SIZE...0.88 IN

MAX WIND GUST...55 MPH



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Vertz



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WWUS85 KGGW 070254

SPSGGW



Special Weather Statement

National Weather Service Glasgow MT

854 PM MDT Wed Jul 6 2022

 

MTZ022-023-025-026-070330-

Garfield MT-Dawson MT-Prairie MT-McCone MT-

854 PM MDT Wed Jul 6 2022



...Strong thunderstorms will impact portions of Garfield, southern

McCone, Prairie and southwestern Dawson Counties through 930 PM

MDT...



At 854 PM MDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along

a line extending from 14 miles northwest of Sand Springs to 11 miles

southwest of West Glendive. Movement was north at 60 mph.



HAZARD...Winds in excess of 30 mph and pea size hail.



SOURCE...Radar indicated.



IMPACT...Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs and blow around 

         unsecured objects. Minor damage to outdoor objects is 

         possible.



Locations impacted include...

Circle, Terry, Jordan, Fallon, Sand Springs, Bloomfield, Brockway,

Hillside, Edwards, Flowing Wells Rest Area, Cohagen, Nelson Creek Rec

Area, Lindsay, Rock Creek Rec Area, Zero, Van Norman, Steve Fork,

Mccloud, Calypso and Crow Rock.



PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...



If outdoors, consider seeking shelter inside a building. 



Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with these storms.

Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe

shelter inside a building or vehicle.



A Severe Thunderstorm Watch remains in effect until 1000 PM MDT for

northeastern Montana.



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LAT...LON 4657 10524 4657 10545 4666 10549 4666 10558

      4683 10562 4683 10583 4686 10584 4685 10778

      4733 10787 4735 10717 4780 10632 4746 10555

      4744 10455 4654 10521

TIME...MOT...LOC 0254Z 201DEG 51KT 4724 10771 4702 10495 



MAX HAIL SIZE...0.25 IN

MAX WIND GUST...30 MPH



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Mickelson



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WWUS85 KMSO 070251

SPSMSO



Special Weather Statement

National Weather Service Missoula MT

851 PM MDT Wed Jul 6 2022

 

MTZ001-070315-

Kootenai/Cabinet Region MT-

851 PM MDT Wed Jul 6 2022



...A strong thunderstorm will impact portions of southeastern Lincoln

and west central Flathead Counties through 915 PM MDT...



At 851 PM MDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 31

miles west of Kalispell, moving north at 20 mph.



HAZARD...Winds in excess of 30 mph and nickel size hail.



SOURCE...Radar indicated.



IMPACT...Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs and blow around 

         unsecured objects. Minor damage to outdoor objects is 

         possible.



This storm will remain over mainly rural areas of southeastern

Lincoln and west central Flathead Counties.



PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...



This storm may intensify, so be certain to monitor local radio

stations and available television stations for additional information

and possible warnings from the National Weather Service.



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LAT...LON 4805 11484 4809 11510 4834 11508 4832 11470

TIME...MOT...LOC 0251Z 193DEG 16KT 4814 11498 



MAX HAIL SIZE...0.88 IN

MAX WIND GUST...30 MPH



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WWUS85 KTFX 070155

SPSTFX



Special Weather Statement

National Weather Service Great Falls MT

755 PM MDT Wed Jul 6 2022

 

MTZ013-070245-

Chouteau MT-

755 PM MDT Wed Jul 6 2022



...A strong thunderstorm will impact portions of northeastern

Chouteau County through 845 PM MDT...



At 755 PM MDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 17

miles east of Fort Benton, moving northeast at 25 mph.



HAZARD...Penny size hail.



SOURCE...Radar indicated.



IMPACT...Minor damage to outdoor objects is possible.



Locations impacted include...

Virgelle.



This includes Highway 87 near mile marker 70.

 

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...



If outdoors, consider seeking shelter inside a building. 



This storm may intensify, so be certain to monitor local radio

stations and available television stations for additional information

and possible warnings from the National Weather Service.



A Severe Thunderstorm Watch remains in effect until 1000 PM MDT for

north central Montana.



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LAT...LON 4775 11025 4781 11041 4811 11027 4798 10980

TIME...MOT...LOC 0155Z 215DEG 21KT 4786 11028 



MAX HAIL SIZE...0.75 IN

MAX WIND GUST....30 MPH



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CMC



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