Current Events

NOAA/NWS Winter Weather Outlook

The NOAA/NWS Winter Weather Outlook is available for viewing.  This is a nice 3-minute video of the outlook for Winter 2016-2017.  Portions of Montana are projected to have a wetter and cooler than normal winter.

Climate Summaries

NOAA's National Center for Environmental Information (NCEI), North Carolina State University’s Cooperative Institute for Climate and Satellites–North Carolina (CICS-NC), along with many cooperating partners in every state has released today a state by state assessment of climate change. Here is the Montana Climate Summary.

Montana is completing a more detailed climate assessement for Montana with a focus on agriculture, forestry, and water. That assessment is to be compeleted by Summer 2017.

Here is a link to a presentation/course Kelsey Jencso gave on the Montana Climate Assessment through MSU Extended University: 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_qDyUnIXDp0