Category Archives: Weather

Whittier closed another week due to burst pipes

Whittier Elementary School will remain closed through Feb. 26 and students will continue with remote learning. The closure is “due to complications with the frost damage to the plumbing and pipes, as well as extensive complications with the boiler and heating systems,” according to a release from Great Falls Public Schools. “GFPS maintenance crews continue to work diligently on the

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NWS Great Falls offering online weather spotter class April 24

The Great Falls office of the National Weather Service is offering it’s first online weather education and spotter class on April 24 from 2-3:30 p.m. Registration is here. “This class is open for anyone whether you are already a trained spotter looking for a refresher, interested in becoming a trained weather spotter, a current weather observer, a teacher, student and/or

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Bullock declares emergency in multiple counties due to early winter storm

Gov. Steve Bullock issued an executive order declaring an emergency in Montana due to the early season storm. Areas hit hardest include Cascade, Flathead, Glacier, Lake, Lewis and Clark, Lincoln, Pondera and Teton counties and the Blackfeet Indian Reservation. The Blackfeet Indian Reservation, Glacier County, and Pondera County have issued local emergency declarations. “With an unprecedented winter storm throwing our state

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