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Public Information Statement

Statement as of 11:00 AM MST on February 24, 2017

Expires 12:30 PM EST on February 25, 2017


... Preliminary storm information...

... For events that occurred from 1200 am Thu Feb 23 2017
   through 1159 PM Fri Feb 24 2017...

   notes: location of reports are referenced from city center.
           Snowfall reports from snotel sites are estimated.

... Big Horn County...
   ***** storm total snowfall reports ***** time snowfall
      Pryor 0.5 NNW 8 am Fri 3.4 in

... Carbon County...
   ***** storm total snowfall reports ***** time snowfall
      Red Lodge 4.8 W 1 am Fri 10.0 in
      Luther 3.4 SSW 1 am Fri 9.0 in
      Red Lodge 3.0 SW 7 am Fri 5.5 in
      Joliet 2.2 WSW 7 am Fri 3.0 in
      Red Lodge 4 N 7 am Fri 2.5 in
      Joliet 2.2 WNW 7 am Fri 2.0 in
      Red Lodge 3 NE 7 am Fri 2.0 in

... Golden Valley County...
   ***** storm total snowfall reports ***** time snowfall
      Lavina 20.2 NNW 8 am Fri 4.5 in
      Ryegate 18.0 N 11 am Thu 4.0 in
      Ryegate 0.3 E 7 am Fri 1.5 in
      Ryegate 7.9 SW 8 am Fri 1.3 in

... Musselshell County...
   ***** storm total snowfall reports ***** time snowfall
      Roundup 12.7 SW 7 am Fri 1.2 in
      Roundup 6.2 ENE 7 am Fri 0.5 in

... Park County...
   ***** storm total snowfall reports ***** time snowfall
      Springdale 0.1 NW 8 am Fri 7.7 in
      Wilsall 12.7 ENE 1 am Thu 5.0 in
      Livingston 6.6 ESE 7 am Fri 4.6 in
      Livingston 5.8 ENE 8 am Fri 2.8 in
      Livingston 1 WSW 8 am Fri 2.8 in
      Emigrant 24.5 ESE 1 am Fri 2.0 in

... Powder River County...
   ***** storm total snowfall reports ***** time snowfall
      Broadus 9.8 W 7 am Fri 1.0 in
      Ashland 11.9 E 7 am Fri 0.5 in

... Rosebud County...
   ***** storm total snowfall reports ***** time snowfall
      Colstrip 1.0 N 8 am Fri 1.0 in
      Melstone 5.7 E 8 am Fri 0.5 in

... Sheridan County...
   ***** storm total snowfall reports ***** time snowfall
      story 0.1 NE 7 am Fri 15.0 in
      story 0.9 W 6 am Fri 15.0 in
      story 0.8 W 7 am Fri 13.5 in
      Sheridan 15.7 S 8 am Fri 12.8 in
      Sheridan 15.7 S 7 am Fri 11.8 in
      story 2.1 W 7 am Fri 10.8 in
      Big Horn 0.8 W 8 am Fri 10.0 in
      Dayton 8.4 WSW 1 am Fri 9.0 in
      Burgess Junction 20.5 se 1 am Fri 8.0 in
      Burgess Junction 6.7 ESE 1 am Fri 7.0 in
      Banner 3.5 E 7 am Fri 5.5 in
      Dayton 0.1 W 6 am Fri 3.0 in
      Burgess Junction 17.4 se 1 am Fri 3.0 in
      Dayton 0.3 N 5 am Fri 2.0 in
      Sheridan 3.4 SSW 7 am Fri 1.7 in
      Sheridan 1.5 NNW 8 am Fri 1.0 in
      Sheridan 1.7 NW 8 am Fri 0.8 in
      Ranchester 1.3 ESE 6 am Fri 0.5 in
      Sheridan 13.8 NNE 7 am Fri 0.4 in
      Clearmont 5.1 NNE 7 am Fri 0.4 in

... Stillwater County...
   ***** storm total snowfall reports ***** time snowfall
      Fishtail 18.1 SW 4 PM Thu 15.0 in
      Nye 0.1 se 9 am Thu 6.0 in
      Columbus 7.2 E 7 am Fri 2.9 in
      Columbus 7.5 E 7 am Fri 1.9 in
      Reed Point 5 se 6 am Fri 1.7 in
      Columbus 0.9 NW 6 am Fri 1.6 in
      Park City 0.5 S 7 am Fri 0.5 in

... Sweet Grass County...
   ***** storm total snowfall reports ***** time snowfall
      Nye 13.6 W 1 am Fri 5.0 in
      Big Timber 0.3 ESE 7 PM Thu 5.0 in
      Big Timber 0.3 ESE 7 am Fri 4.9 in
      Melville 10.1 ENE 7 am Fri 4.3 in
      Big Timber 10.6 SSE 7 am Fri 2.8 in

... Treasure County...
   ***** storm total snowfall reports ***** time snowfall
      Hysham 25.0 SSE 8 am Fri trace

... Wheatland County...
   ***** storm total snowfall reports ***** time snowfall
      Judith Gap 0.1 WSW 7 am Thu 4.0 in
      Harlowton 0.3 SSE 7 am Thu 1.0 in

... Yellowstone County...
   ***** storm total snowfall reports ***** time snowfall
      Laurel 2.4 NE 7 am Fri 2.0 in
      Billings 5.1 S 8 am Fri 1.4 in
      Billings 2.8 WNW 7 am Fri 1.1 in
      Pompeys Pillar 14.6 N 7 am Fri 0.7 in
      Billings 9.5 ENE 7 am Fri 0.7 in
      Billings 7.4 SW 8 am Fri 0.6 in
      Billings 4.5 NE 8 am Fri 0.6 in
      Billings 1.0 NW 8 am Thu 0.5 in



1100 am MST Fri Feb 24 2017

... Preliminary storm information...

... For events that occurred from 1200 am Thu Feb 23 2017
   through 1159 PM Fri Feb 24 2017...

   notes: location of reports are referenced from city center.
           Snowfall reports from snotel sites are estimated.

... Big Horn County...
   ***** storm total snowfall reports ***** time snowfall
      Pryor 0.5 NNW 8 am Fri 3.4 in

... Carbon County...
   ***** storm total snowfall reports ***** time snowfall
      Red Lodge 4.8 W 1 am Fri 10.0 in
      Luther 3.4 SSW 1 am Fri 9.0 in
      Red Lodge 3.0 SW 7 am Fri 5.5 in
      Joliet 2.2 WSW 7 am Fri 3.0 in
      Red Lodge 4 N 7 am Fri 2.5 in
      Joliet 2.2 WNW 7 am Fri 2.0 in
      Red Lodge 3 NE 7 am Fri 2.0 in

... Golden Valley County...
   ***** storm total snowfall reports ***** time snowfall
      Lavina 20.2 NNW 8 am Fri 4.5 in
      Ryegate 18.0 N 11 am Thu 4.0 in
      Ryegate 0.3 E 7 am Fri 1.5 in
      Ryegate 7.9 SW 8 am Fri 1.3 in

... Musselshell County...
   ***** storm total snowfall reports ***** time snowfall
      Roundup 12.7 SW 7 am Fri 1.2 in
      Roundup 6.2 ENE 7 am Fri 0.5 in

... Park County...
   ***** storm total snowfall reports ***** time snowfall
      Springdale 0.1 NW 8 am Fri 7.7 in
      Wilsall 12.7 ENE 1 am Thu 5.0 in
      Livingston 6.6 ESE 7 am Fri 4.6 in
      Livingston 5.8 ENE 8 am Fri 2.8 in
      Livingston 1 WSW 8 am Fri 2.8 in
      Emigrant 24.5 ESE 1 am Fri 2.0 in

... Powder River County...
   ***** storm total snowfall reports ***** time snowfall
      Broadus 9.8 W 7 am Fri 1.0 in
      Ashland 11.9 E 7 am Fri 0.5 in

... Rosebud County...
   ***** storm total snowfall reports ***** time snowfall
      Colstrip 1.0 N 8 am Fri 1.0 in
      Melstone 5.7 E 8 am Fri 0.5 in

... Sheridan County...
   ***** storm total snowfall reports ***** time snowfall
      story 0.1 NE 7 am Fri 15.0 in
      story 0.9 W 6 am Fri 15.0 in
      story 0.8 W 7 am Fri 13.5 in
      Sheridan 15.7 S 8 am Fri 12.8 in
      Sheridan 15.7 S 7 am Fri 11.8 in
      story 2.1 W 7 am Fri 10.8 in
      Big Horn 0.8 W 8 am Fri 10.0 in
      Dayton 8.4 WSW 1 am Fri 9.0 in
      Burgess Junction 20.5 se 1 am Fri 8.0 in
      Burgess Junction 6.7 ESE 1 am Fri 7.0 in
      Banner 3.5 E 7 am Fri 5.5 in
      Dayton 0.1 W 6 am Fri 3.0 in
      Burgess Junction 17.4 se 1 am Fri 3.0 in
      Dayton 0.3 N 5 am Fri 2.0 in
      Sheridan 3.4 SSW 7 am Fri 1.7 in
      Sheridan 1.5 NNW 8 am Fri 1.0 in
      Sheridan 1.7 NW 8 am Fri 0.8 in
      Ranchester 1.3 ESE 6 am Fri 0.5 in
      Sheridan 13.8 NNE 7 am Fri 0.4 in
      Clearmont 5.1 NNE 7 am Fri 0.4 in

... Stillwater County...
   ***** storm total snowfall reports ***** time snowfall
      Fishtail 18.1 SW 4 PM Thu 15.0 in
      Nye 0.1 se 9 am Thu 6.0 in
      Columbus 7.2 E 7 am Fri 2.9 in
      Columbus 7.5 E 7 am Fri 1.9 in
      Reed Point 5 se 6 am Fri 1.7 in
      Columbus 0.9 NW 6 am Fri 1.6 in
      Park City 0.5 S 7 am Fri 0.5 in

... Sweet Grass County...
   ***** storm total snowfall reports ***** time snowfall
      Nye 13.6 W 1 am Fri 5.0 in
      Big Timber 0.3 ESE 7 PM Thu 5.0 in
      Big Timber 0.3 ESE 7 am Fri 4.9 in
      Melville 10.1 ENE 7 am Fri 4.3 in
      Big Timber 10.6 SSE 7 am Fri 2.8 in

... Treasure County...
   ***** storm total snowfall reports ***** time snowfall
      Hysham 25.0 SSE 8 am Fri trace

... Wheatland County...
   ***** storm total snowfall reports ***** time snowfall
      Judith Gap 0.1 WSW 7 am Thu 4.0 in
      Harlowton 0.3 SSE 7 am Thu 1.0 in

... Yellowstone County...
   ***** storm total snowfall reports ***** time snowfall
      Laurel 2.4 NE 7 am Fri 2.0 in
      Billings 5.1 S 8 am Fri 1.4 in
      Billings 2.8 WNW 7 am Fri 1.1 in
      Pompeys Pillar 14.6 N 7 am Fri 0.7 in
      Billings 9.5 ENE 7 am Fri 0.7 in
      Billings 7.4 SW 8 am Fri 0.6 in
      Billings 4.5 NE 8 am Fri 0.6 in
      Billings 1.0 NW 8 am Thu 0.5 in


1025 am MST Thu Feb 23 2017

... National Weather Service radar in Billings, Mt will get an
upgrade next week...

The National Weather Service radar in Billings, Mt will be down
from February 27th to March 2nd. This down time will allow
technicians to install an important technological upgrade which
will improve speed, data quality and functionality of the radar.

During the outage, radar coverage will be available from adjacent
radar sites, including Great Falls, mt; Glasgow, mt; Pocatello,
id; Riverton, WY and Rapid City, SD.

This is the first of four major upgrades in the next five years to
replace major components of the radar. These upgrades will assure
a fully functional and operational radar into the 2030s.



1025 am MST Thu Feb 23 2017

... National Weather Service radar in Billings, Mt will get an
upgrade next week...

The National Weather Service radar in Billings, Mt will be down
from February 27th to March 2nd. This down time will allow
technicians to install an important technological upgrade which
will improve speed, data quality and functionality of the radar.

During the outage, radar coverage will be available from adjacent
radar sites, including Great Falls, mt; Glasgow, mt; Pocatello,
id; Riverton, WY and Rapid City, SD.

This is the first of four major upgrades in the next five years to
replace major components of the radar. These upgrades will assure
a fully functional and operational radar into the 2030s.


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