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By Tanja Fransen
National Weather Service, Glasgow 

Montana Winter Weather Awareness Week Is October 5-9


Each year in the United States, there are an average of 7,100 weather related vehicle fatalities, accounting for 24 percent of all vehicle fatalities. This is more than all other weather related deaths combined. Winter storms also claim dozens of lives in non-vehicle related accidents, and cause hundreds of millions in damages and resources to handle the snow event. In Montana, cold weather exposure and automobile accidents are the main causes of winter weather related deaths.

Now is the time to make sure you are ready for winter weather. Check things around your home. Remove dead bran...

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