Posted 7:27 PM 12/10/2013 by MTN News - Helena
Researchers at NASA and the USGS have discovered a high ridge in Antarctica where the coldest of air resides.
The findings were announced at the American Geophysical Union meeting in San Francisco on Monday.
According to Ted Scambos, lead scientist at the National Snow and Ice Data (More)
Posted 7:57 AM 12/11/2013 by Brin Merkley - KPAX News
MISSOULA - This week's snowfall across Western Montana spawned a rash of accidents that left many local roads riddled with accidents."People just need to slow down, take their time where they’re going and just be aware of the situation they're going to be driving into," advised (More)
Posted 8:14 AM 12/10/2013 by Russ Thomas - StormTracker Weather
MISSOULA - Temperatures continue to sit well below freezing which is allowing the ice to continue building up on area rivers and streams.
While ice jams can lead to flooding in low-lying areas when water backs up, so far this has not been an issue in Western (More)
Posted 3:52 PM 12/6/2013 by MTN Meteorologist Mike Rawlins
Montana is in the middle of a frigid blast of cold air, which rivals temperatures at the South Pole.
On Friday, Great Falls dropped to -26° around 6 a.m., setting a new record low for December 6.
At the same time, the Amundsen-Scott South Pole Station in Antarctica was only (More)
Posted 8:52 AM 12/6/2013 by Dennis Bragg - KPAX News
MISSOULA - The extreme cold is already causing ice buildup on rivers and streams in the Northern Rockies. Although no problems are reported yet, hydrologists are keeping a close eye on the changing conditions.
Ice began building up earlier this week as the temperatures started to plunge (More)