Clark Fork River BasinWater Year Review 2013 & Outlook 2013byRay NicklessService Hydrologist – Missoula, MTray.nickless@no...
PhilipsburgMay 13, 2013May 23, 2013
Overview• Climate Data - Water Year 2013• Spring 2013– Drought Counties– Flood Counties• Climate Pattern - Summer 2013
Precipitation & Temperature Data2013 - Water year
2013 – Water YearOctober 2012 through April 2013 October 2012 through April 2013TEMPERATURESPRECIPITATION
(Butte)Precipitation54% of ave72% of ave
(Missoula)Precipitation112% of ave103% of ave
(Kalispell)Precipitation101% of ave108% of ave
Drought CountiesSpring 2013
Silver Bow CountyApril 1stSnowpack = 80% of medianOct – May 27 Precip = 81% of ave.Big Hole RiverWater Supply Forecast78% ...
Deer Lodge CountyAnacondaApril 1stSnowpack = 86% of medianOct – May 27 Precip = 86% of ave.
Granite CountyDrummondPhilipsburgFlint CreekWater Supply Forecast64% of ave. May - SepRock CreekWater Supply Forecast65% o...
Powell CountyLittle Blackfoot RiverWater Supply Forecast67% of ave. May - SepDeerlodge
Flood CountiesSpring 2013
Flathead CountyFlooding in West Glacier from Middle Fork Flathead RiverMay 14thMiddle Fork Flathead RiverMay 14th
Lincoln County
Precipitation - TemperatureForecasts2013 - Water year
Weather ForecastMissoula
Weather ForecastButte
Temperature PrecipitationWeather Forecast(Next Week)
JuneWeather OutlookTemperature Precipitation
July-August-SeptemberWeather OutlookTemperature Precipitation
Conclusions– Moderate Drought• Silver Bow, Powell, Deer Lodge & Granite Counties– Abundant Water• Flathead & Lincoln Count...
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National Weather Service's Montana Water Supply and Moisture Status

National Weather Service's Montana Water Supply and Moisture Status presentation from the 2013 Clark Fork River Basin Task Force Water Supply Outlook Meeting.
Published on: Mar 3, 2016
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Transcripts - National Weather Service's Montana Water Supply and Moisture Status

  • 1. Clark Fork River BasinWater Year Review 2013 & Outlook 2013byRay NicklessService Hydrologist – Missoula, MTray.nickless@noaa.govAnaconda on May 23rd2013
  • 2. PhilipsburgMay 13, 2013May 23, 2013
  • 3. Overview• Climate Data - Water Year 2013• Spring 2013– Drought Counties– Flood Counties• Climate Pattern - Summer 2013
  • 4. Precipitation & Temperature Data2013 - Water year
  • 5. 2013 – Water YearOctober 2012 through April 2013 October 2012 through April 2013TEMPERATURESPRECIPITATION
  • 6. (Butte)Precipitation54% of ave72% of ave
  • 7. (Missoula)Precipitation112% of ave103% of ave
  • 8. (Kalispell)Precipitation101% of ave108% of ave
  • 9. Drought CountiesSpring 2013
  • 10. Silver Bow CountyApril 1stSnowpack = 80% of medianOct – May 27 Precip = 81% of ave.Big Hole RiverWater Supply Forecast78% of ave. Apr - Sep
  • 11. Deer Lodge CountyAnacondaApril 1stSnowpack = 86% of medianOct – May 27 Precip = 86% of ave.
  • 12. Granite CountyDrummondPhilipsburgFlint CreekWater Supply Forecast64% of ave. May - SepRock CreekWater Supply Forecast65% of ave. May - Sep
  • 13. Powell CountyLittle Blackfoot RiverWater Supply Forecast67% of ave. May - SepDeerlodge
  • 14. Flood CountiesSpring 2013
  • 15. Flathead CountyFlooding in West Glacier from Middle Fork Flathead RiverMay 14thMiddle Fork Flathead RiverMay 14th
  • 16. Lincoln County
  • 17. Precipitation - TemperatureForecasts2013 - Water year
  • 18. Weather ForecastMissoula
  • 19. Weather ForecastButte
  • 20. Temperature PrecipitationWeather Forecast(Next Week)
  • 21. JuneWeather OutlookTemperature Precipitation
  • 22. July-August-SeptemberWeather OutlookTemperature Precipitation
  • 23. Conclusions– Moderate Drought• Silver Bow, Powell, Deer Lodge & Granite Counties– Abundant Water• Flathead & Lincoln Counties
  • 24. The End

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