Snow Levels and Lack of Rain May Lead to Dry Season
The snowfall was a little below normal and rainfall was much lower than expected in Southwest Montana this spring.
USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service has released its streamflow forecast for the Bitterroot River drainage, which is Ravalli County's major river...
Diminishing Bitterroot Snowpack May Lower Summer Streamflow
With another month of less than expected snowfall, the Bitterroot River drainage is now the lowest percentage in Montana, with 85 percent of average.
The USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) reported weather patterns in March favored the northern part of Montana with more snow in the St…
Snowpack Drifts Lower in the Bitterroot Mountains
The latest snow survey shows only 86 percent of average snowpack in the Bitterroot River drainage.
The monthly survey by the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) showed the Bitterroot and the rest of Western Montana snowfields below average...