Montana Department of Transportation

Bigge Crane Megaload Permit Issued

A permit has been issued for a megaload to travel from Idaho through Montana to Great Falls. The move, planned for seven stages, will travel at night to minimize travel disruptions to others along the route. MORE INFORMATION

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MISSOULA, MT                                
430 PM MDT FRI AUG 22 2014


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...THE BUTTE MT CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 22 2014...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0400 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1895 TO 2014


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST     
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR     
                                                  NORMAL             
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TEMPERATURE (F)                                                     
 TODAY                                                               
  MAXIMUM         64    259 PM  94    1976  78    -14       85       
  MINIMUM         47    605 AM  32    1988  43      4       48       
  AVERAGE         56                        61     -5       67      
                                                                     
PRECIPITATION (IN)                                                   
  TODAY            0.08          1.02 1965   0.04   0.04     0.04    
  MONTH TO DATE    1.81                      0.97   0.84     0.78    
  SINCE OCT 1     11.25                     11.38  -0.13     8.08    
  SINCE JAN 1     10.21                      9.49   0.72     6.45    
                                                                     
SNOWFALL (IN)                                                        
  TODAY           MM                                                 
  MONTH TO DATE   MM                                                 
  SINCE JAN 1     MM                                                 
  SINCE JUL 1     MM                                                 
  SNOW DEPTH      MM                                                 
                                                                     
DEGREE DAYS                                                          
 HEATING                                                             
  TODAY            9                         5      4        0       
  MONTH TO DATE   44                        71    -27       35       
  SINCE JUN 1    432                       458    -26      296       
  SINCE JUL 1     79                       171    -92       53       
                                                                     
 COOLING                                                             
  TODAY            0                         1     -1        2       
  MONTH TO DATE   16                        24     -8       14       
  SINCE JUN 1     77                        75      2       95       
  SINCE JAN 1     77                        75      2       95       
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WIND (MPH)                                                           
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    17   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SE (150)      
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    20   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SE (150)      
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     4.9                                         

                                                                     
SKY COVER                                                            
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM                                              
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.9                                              

                                                                     
WEATHER CONDITIONS                                                  
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.                            
  LIGHT RAIN                                                         
  FOG                                                                

                                                                     
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)                                          
 HIGHEST    93           100 AM                                     
 LOWEST     52           300 PM                                     
 AVERAGE    73                                                       

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THE BUTTE MT CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR                    
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   78        94      1969                    
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   43        30      1992                    

                                                                     
SUNRISE AND SUNSET                                                   
AUGUST 22 2014........SUNRISE   638 AM MDT   SUNSET   826 PM MDT   
AUGUST 23 2014........SUNRISE   640 AM MDT   SUNSET   825 PM MDT   

                                                                    
-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.                                      
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.                                
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.                                       
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.                                          




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