Severe Weather Awareness Week, April 18-22
What is a downburst?
What should I do if I'm driving through a severe thunderstorm?
What's the largest hail stone that has been measured in Montana?
Learn the answer to these and other questions during Severe Weather Awareness Week, April 18-22. On Monday, April 18th, from 11:00am - 1:00pm there will be a public Q & A session with all four National Weather Service offices available to answer your questions. All you have to do is log into your social media account and find one of the NWS pages if you don't already follow them:
Spring is also a great time to increase your severe weather preparedness.
- Sign up for a SKYWARN weather spotter class, offered across the state.
- Learn the difference between a watch and a warning.
- Update you emergency supply kit.
- Become a Weather-Ready Nation Ambassador and help improve our nation's readiness and resilience against extreme weather events!