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Record-low snowpack widespread throughout Montana, report shows

More than half of the snow-monitoring sites incorporated in the report are posting snowpack totals that are the lowest or second-lowest on record

More than half of the snowpack monitoring sites used to measure the water supply for Montana watersheds are posting record-low accumulations, according to a report out this week.

Several basins in central Montana have one-third of their normal snow-water equivalent - a measurement of water in the snow. About half of all of the basins in the report, including the Upper Missouri, Flathead, and Upper...


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