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FPUS75 KTFX 312237
NOWTFX

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
437 PM MDT THU JUL 31 2014

MTZ011-047-312330-
BLAINE MT-HILL MT-
437 PM MDT THU JUL 31 2014

.NOW...

SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT NORTHERN BLAINE AND
NORTHEASTERN HILL COUNTIES THROUGH 530 PM MDT.

THE SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL GENERALLY REMAIN OVER RURAL AREAS
OF NORTHERN BLAINE AND NORTHEASTERN HILL COUNTIES.

HAIL UP TO A HALF INCH IN DIAMETER...WIND GUSTS TO 40 MPH...BRIEF
HEAVY RAINFALL AND OCCASIONAL LIGHTNING STRIKES CAN BE EXPECTED FROM
THESE STORMS.

IF YOU ARE CAUGHT OUTSIDE...SEEK SHELTER FROM THE WEATHER IN A STURDY
BUILDING. STAY INSIDE AWAY FROM WINDOWS UNTIL THE STORM HAS PASSED.

$$

08









000
FPUS75 KTFX 312237
NOWTFX

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
437 PM MDT THU JUL 31 2014

MTZ011-047-312330-
BLAINE MT-HILL MT-
437 PM MDT THU JUL 31 2014

.NOW...

SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT NORTHERN BLAINE AND
NORTHEASTERN HILL COUNTIES THROUGH 530 PM MDT.

THE SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL GENERALLY REMAIN OVER RURAL AREAS
OF NORTHERN BLAINE AND NORTHEASTERN HILL COUNTIES.

HAIL UP TO A HALF INCH IN DIAMETER...WIND GUSTS TO 40 MPH...BRIEF
HEAVY RAINFALL AND OCCASIONAL LIGHTNING STRIKES CAN BE EXPECTED FROM
THESE STORMS.

IF YOU ARE CAUGHT OUTSIDE...SEEK SHELTER FROM THE WEATHER IN A STURDY
BUILDING. STAY INSIDE AWAY FROM WINDOWS UNTIL THE STORM HAS PASSED.

$$

08










000
FPUS75 KTFX 312024
NOWTFX

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
224 PM MDT THU JUL 31 2014

MTZ047-051-312130-
BLAINE MT-FERGUS MT-
224 PM MDT THU JUL 31 2014

.NOW...

AT 222 PM MDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
THUNDERSTORM 22 MILES WEST OF LANDUSKY...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 10 MPH.

HAIL UP TO A HALF INCH IN DIAMETER...WIND GUSTS TO 40 MPH...BRIEF
HEAVY RAINFALL AND OCCASIONAL LIGHTNING STRIKES CAN BE EXPECTED FROM
THIS STORM.


REMINDER...LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE UP TO 10 MILES AWAY FROM THE PARENT
THUNDERSTORM. IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE
STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.


$$










000
FPUS75 KTFX 312024
NOWTFX

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
224 PM MDT THU JUL 31 2014

MTZ047-051-312130-
BLAINE MT-FERGUS MT-
224 PM MDT THU JUL 31 2014

.NOW...

AT 222 PM MDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
THUNDERSTORM 22 MILES WEST OF LANDUSKY...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 10 MPH.

HAIL UP TO A HALF INCH IN DIAMETER...WIND GUSTS TO 40 MPH...BRIEF
HEAVY RAINFALL AND OCCASIONAL LIGHTNING STRIKES CAN BE EXPECTED FROM
THIS STORM.


REMINDER...LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE UP TO 10 MILES AWAY FROM THE PARENT
THUNDERSTORM. IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE
STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.


$$









000
FPUS75 KTFX 312021
NOWTFX

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
221 PM MDT THU JUL 31 2014

MTZ048-312100-
SOUTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT MT-
221 PM MDT THU JUL 31 2014

.NOW...
AT 220 PM...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
MODERATE THUNDERSTORM ABOUT 10 MILES WEST OF CHOTEAU...MOVING
SOUTHEAST AT 15 MPH.

THIS THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT MAINLY RURAL AREAS WEST OF
CHOTEAU...INCLUDING HIGHWAY 89 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 33 AND 47.

HAIL UP TO A HALF INCH IN DIAMETER...WIND GUSTS TO 40 MPH...BRIEF
HEAVY RAINFALL AND OCCASIONAL LIGHTNING STRIKES CAN BE EXPECTED FROM
THIS STORM.

REMINDER...LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE UP TO 10 MILES AWAY FROM THE PARENT
THUNDERSTORM. IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE
STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.

$$

BRUSDA








000
FPUS75 KTFX 312021
NOWTFX

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
221 PM MDT THU JUL 31 2014

MTZ048-312100-
SOUTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT MT-
221 PM MDT THU JUL 31 2014

.NOW...
AT 220 PM...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
MODERATE THUNDERSTORM ABOUT 10 MILES WEST OF CHOTEAU...MOVING
SOUTHEAST AT 15 MPH.

THIS THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT MAINLY RURAL AREAS WEST OF
CHOTEAU...INCLUDING HIGHWAY 89 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 33 AND 47.

HAIL UP TO A HALF INCH IN DIAMETER...WIND GUSTS TO 40 MPH...BRIEF
HEAVY RAINFALL AND OCCASIONAL LIGHTNING STRIKES CAN BE EXPECTED FROM
THIS STORM.

REMINDER...LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE UP TO 10 MILES AWAY FROM THE PARENT
THUNDERSTORM. IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE
STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.

$$

BRUSDA









000
FPUS75 KTFX 312018
NOWTFX

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
218 PM MDT THU JUL 31 2014

MTZ014-312115-
CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN LEWIS AND CLARK MT-
218 PM MDT THU JUL 31 2014

.NOW...
AT 215 PM...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
MODERATE THUNDERSTORM 6 MILES SOUTHWEST OF WOLF CREEK...MOVING
SOUTHEAST AT 10 MPH.

THIS THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT AREAS NEAR GATES OF THE MOUNTAINS
RECREATION AREA AND LOCATIONS ALONG INTERSTATE 15 BETWEEN
MILE MARKERS 205 AND 228.

HAIL UP TO A HALF INCH IN DIAMETER...WIND GUSTS TO 40 MPH...BRIEF
HEAVY RAINFALL AND OCCASIONAL LIGHTNING STRIKES CAN BE EXPECTED FROM
THIS STORM.

TAKE SHELTER FROM THE STORM IN A STURDY BUILDING. BOATERS ON AREA
LAKES SHOULD RETURN TO SHORE. REMEMBER...LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE UP TO
10 MILES FROM THE PARENT THUNDERSTORM. IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER...YOU
ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.

$$

BRUSDA









000
FPUS75 KTFX 312018
NOWTFX

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
218 PM MDT THU JUL 31 2014

MTZ014-312115-
CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN LEWIS AND CLARK MT-
218 PM MDT THU JUL 31 2014

.NOW...
AT 215 PM...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
MODERATE THUNDERSTORM 6 MILES SOUTHWEST OF WOLF CREEK...MOVING
SOUTHEAST AT 10 MPH.

THIS THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT AREAS NEAR GATES OF THE MOUNTAINS
RECREATION AREA AND LOCATIONS ALONG INTERSTATE 15 BETWEEN
MILE MARKERS 205 AND 228.

HAIL UP TO A HALF INCH IN DIAMETER...WIND GUSTS TO 40 MPH...BRIEF
HEAVY RAINFALL AND OCCASIONAL LIGHTNING STRIKES CAN BE EXPECTED FROM
THIS STORM.

TAKE SHELTER FROM THE STORM IN A STURDY BUILDING. BOATERS ON AREA
LAKES SHOULD RETURN TO SHORE. REMEMBER...LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE UP TO
10 MILES FROM THE PARENT THUNDERSTORM. IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER...YOU
ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.

$$

BRUSDA








000
FPUS75 KTFX 311928
NOWTFX

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
128 PM MDT THU JUL 31 2014

MTZ009-048-312030-
SOUTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT MT-NORTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT MT-
128 PM MDT THU JUL 31 2014

.NOW...

AT 124 PM MDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
THUNDERSTORM 8 MILES SOUTH OF HEART BUTTE...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 5
MPH.

HAIL UP TO ONE-HALF INCH IN DIAMETER...WIND GUSTS TO 40 MPH...BRIEF
HEAVY RAINFALL AND OCCASIONAL LIGHTNING STRIKES CAN BE EXPECTED FROM
THIS STORM.

IF YOU ARE CAUGHT OUTSIDE...SEEK SHELTER FROM THE WEATHER IN A STURDY
BUILDING. STAY INSIDE AWAY FROM WINDOWS UNTIL THE STORM HAS PASSED.

$$

08










000
FPUS75 KTFX 311928
NOWTFX

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
128 PM MDT THU JUL 31 2014

MTZ009-048-312030-
SOUTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT MT-NORTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT MT-
128 PM MDT THU JUL 31 2014

.NOW...

AT 124 PM MDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
THUNDERSTORM 8 MILES SOUTH OF HEART BUTTE...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 5
MPH.

HAIL UP TO ONE-HALF INCH IN DIAMETER...WIND GUSTS TO 40 MPH...BRIEF
HEAVY RAINFALL AND OCCASIONAL LIGHTNING STRIKES CAN BE EXPECTED FROM
THIS STORM.

IF YOU ARE CAUGHT OUTSIDE...SEEK SHELTER FROM THE WEATHER IN A STURDY
BUILDING. STAY INSIDE AWAY FROM WINDOWS UNTIL THE STORM HAS PASSED.

$$

08









000
FPUS75 KTFX 301826
NOWTFX

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
1226 PM MDT WED JUL 30 2014

MTZ008>010-012-014-015-046-048-049-052>055-301930-
BEAVERHEAD MT-BROADWATER MT-CASCADE MT-JEFFERSON MT-MADISON MT-
MEAGHER MT-EASTERN TETON MT-GALLATIN MT-EASTERN GLACIER MT-
EASTERN PONDERA MT-CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN LEWIS AND CLARK MT-
SOUTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT MT-NORTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT MT-
1226 PM MDT WED JUL 30 2014

.NOW...

ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP OVER THE
MOUNTAINS OF THE ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT...AS WELL AS OVER THE
MOUNTAINS OF CENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST MONTANA...THROUGHOUT THE
AFTERNOON. THESE STORMS HAVE SHOWN VERY LITTLE MOVEMENT SO FAR.

WIND GUSTS TO 40 MPH AND ISOLATED LIGHTNING STRIKES ARE LIKELY FROM
THE STORMS THROUGH 130 PM MDT...BUT BRIEF HEAVY RAINFALL AND PEA
SIZED HAIL ARE POSSIBLE FROM STRONGER STORMS.

IF YOU ARE CAUGHT OUTSIDE...SEEK SHELTER FROM THE WEATHER IN A STURDY
BUILDING. STRONG WIND...HAIL...HEAVY RAIN...AND DEADLY LIGHTNING ARE
ALL POSSIBLE FROM THIS STORM. STAY INSIDE AWAY FROM WINDOWS UNTIL THE
STORM HAS PASSED.

$$

COULSTON










000
FPUS75 KTFX 301826
NOWTFX

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
1226 PM MDT WED JUL 30 2014

MTZ008>010-012-014-015-046-048-049-052>055-301930-
BEAVERHEAD MT-BROADWATER MT-CASCADE MT-JEFFERSON MT-MADISON MT-
MEAGHER MT-EASTERN TETON MT-GALLATIN MT-EASTERN GLACIER MT-
EASTERN PONDERA MT-CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN LEWIS AND CLARK MT-
SOUTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT MT-NORTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT MT-
1226 PM MDT WED JUL 30 2014

.NOW...

ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP OVER THE
MOUNTAINS OF THE ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT...AS WELL AS OVER THE
MOUNTAINS OF CENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST MONTANA...THROUGHOUT THE
AFTERNOON. THESE STORMS HAVE SHOWN VERY LITTLE MOVEMENT SO FAR.

WIND GUSTS TO 40 MPH AND ISOLATED LIGHTNING STRIKES ARE LIKELY FROM
THE STORMS THROUGH 130 PM MDT...BUT BRIEF HEAVY RAINFALL AND PEA
SIZED HAIL ARE POSSIBLE FROM STRONGER STORMS.

IF YOU ARE CAUGHT OUTSIDE...SEEK SHELTER FROM THE WEATHER IN A STURDY
BUILDING. STRONG WIND...HAIL...HEAVY RAIN...AND DEADLY LIGHTNING ARE
ALL POSSIBLE FROM THIS STORM. STAY INSIDE AWAY FROM WINDOWS UNTIL THE
STORM HAS PASSED.

$$

COULSTON









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