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MONTANA INCIDENTS AND CLOSURES REPORT FROM THE MONTANA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
900 PM MDT TUE JUL 17 2018

Montana Department of Transportation
Road Closure Report
July 17, 2018 at 09:00 PM

MT-21
AUGUSTA TO 3 MILES EAST
Road Closed
BRIDGE WASHED OUT

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MT-21
3 MILES EAST OF AUGUSTA TO SIMMS
Road Reopen
LOCAL ACCESS ONLY-NO AUGUSTA ACCESS

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                                Montana Department of Transportation
                                           Incident Report
                                      July 17, 2018 at 08:55 PM

          This is a list of incidents on Montana's state-maintained highways. Montana
          Department of Transportation personnel along with law enforcement and other
          necessary officials are working to take care of these incidents.

          MT-21 1/2 MILE EAST OF AUGUSTA
          1/2 MILE EAST OF AUGUSTA - ROAD CLOSED, BRIDGE WASHED OUT starting on June 19,
          2018 at 12:49 PM
          BRIDGE WASHED OUT. LOCAL ACCESS ONLY. NO ACCESS TO AUGUSTA
              Expect Road Closure

          US-212 BEARTOOTH HIGHWAY 12 MILES SOUTH OF RED LODGE TO COOKE CITY
          BEARTOOTH HIGHWAY IS OPEN FOR THE SEASON starting on June 18, 2018 at 11:00 AM
          BEARTOOTH HIGHWAY IS AGAIN COMPLETELY OPEN ON THE WYO & MT SIDE FOR THE SEASON.
          TRAVELERS NEED TO CONTINUE TO WATCH FOR RAPIDLY CHANGING ROAD CONDITIONS. DUE
          TO SO MUCH RAIN THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR ROCK SLIDES. BEARTOOTH IS A U.S.
          HIGHWAY SO SEMIS AND LONG HAUL VEHICLES ARE ALLOWED ON THE PASS.

           BEARMOUTH FRONTAGE ROAD - APPROXIMATELY 15 MILES WEST OF DRUMMOND
          ROAD CLOSED DUE TO ROCK SLIDE RISK starting on June 18, 2018 at 04:04 PM
          ROAD WILL BE CLOSED INDEFINITELY DUE TO ROCK SLIDE RISK.  NO TRAFFIC IN EITHER
          DIRECTION.
              Expect Road Closure

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MONTANA ROAD REPORT FROM THE MONTANA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
900 PM MDT TUE JUL 17 2018

              MONTANA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION ROAD REPORT
                                 STATEWIDE CONCISE REPORT
                                 FOR TUESDAY   JULY 17, 2018
                                                AT 09:00 P.M.


ROAD CONDITIONS (OTHER THAN DRY) ARE AS FOLLOWS:

I-15
       BUTTE TO 13 MILES NORTH
           Wet
       BOULDER HILL (SOUTH)
        SINGLE LANES AT JEFFERSON CITY
       BOULDER HILL (NORTH) TO CLANCY
        SINGLE LANES AT JEFFERSON CITY
       SIEBEN NORTH TO WOLF CREEK
           Watch for Fallen Rock
       WOLF CREEK NORTH TO DEARBORN
           Watch for Fallen Rock
       DEARBORN (CASCADE CO LINE) TO CASCADE
           Watch for Fallen Rock
I-90
       TAFT TO HAUGEN
           Watch for Fallen Rock
       HAUGEN TO ST REGIS
           Watch for Fallen Rock
       BEAVERTAIL TO BEARMOUTH INTERCHANGE
           Watch for Fallen Rock
       6 TO 16 MILES EAST OF BUTTE OVER HOMESTAKE PASS
           Wet
       THE BEAR CANYON INT THRU ROCKY CANYON TO 9 MILES EAST OF BOZEMAN
           Watch for Fallen Rock
MT-35
       POLSON TO YELLOW BAY
           Watch for Fallen Rock
MT-38
       14 MILES EAST OF DALY CREEK TO 16 MILES WEST OF GEM MOUNTAIN
           Watch for Fallen Rock
MT-43
       THE IDAHO LINE TO CHIEF JOSEPH PASS
        32 DEGREES
MT-83
       CLEARWATER JCT TO SEELEY LAKE
           Watch for Fallen Rock
        WATCH FOR FALLING ROCK
US-12
       LOLO PASS TO CHAIN UP AREA
           Wet
US-2
       WEST GLACIER TO PINNACLE
           Watch for Fallen Rock
       PINNACLE TO DEVIL CREEK
           Watch for Fallen Rock
US-212
       BEARTOOTH HIGHWAY - WYOMING STATE LINE TO VISTA POINT
           Watch for Fallen Rock
US-89
       NEIHART TO RANGERS STATION
           Watch for Fallen Rock
       RANGERS STATION TO MONARCH CANYON
           Watch for Fallen Rock
       THE JCT WITH S-427 (MONARCH CANYON) TO RICEVILLE HILL
           Watch for Fallen Rock
US-93
       LOST TRAIL PASS TO SULA
           Watch for Fallen Rock
        32 DEGREES

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MONTANA DETAILED ROAD REPORT FROM THE MONTANA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
900 PM MDT TUE JUL 17 2018

Montana Department of Transportation
Detailed Road Report
As of: July 17, 2018 at 09:00 PM

Road reports are based on the last known and reported condition. Travelers
should be aware that dry or wet and bare conditions may not be reported during
the non-winter months. In the event of winter storm activity during the
non-reporting season, conditions other than wet or dry, such as slush or
snowcover, will be reported.

I-15

      BUTTE TO 13 MILES NORTH
         - Wet

      BOULDER HILL (SOUTH)
         - SINGLE LANES AT JEFFERSON CITY

      BOULDER HILL (NORTH) TO CLANCY
         - SINGLE LANES AT JEFFERSON CITY

      SIEBEN NORTH TO WOLF CREEK
         - Watch for Fallen Rock

      WOLF CREEK NORTH TO DEARBORN
         - Watch for Fallen Rock

      DEARBORN (CASCADE CO LINE) TO CASCADE
         - Watch for Fallen Rock

I-90

      TAFT TO HAUGEN
         - Watch for Fallen Rock

      HAUGEN TO ST REGIS
         - Watch for Fallen Rock

      6 TO 16 MILES EAST OF BUTTE OVER HOMESTAKE PASS
         - Wet

      THE BEAR CANYON INT THRU ROCKY CANYON TO 9 MILES EAST OF BOZEMAN
         - Watch for Fallen Rock

MT-1

      FLINT CREEK HILL TO JCT WITH MT-38
         - WATCH FOR FALLING ROCKS
         - Watch for Fallen Rock

MT-21

      AUGUSTA TO 3 MILES EAST
         - BRIDGE WASHED OUT
         - Road Closed

      3 MILES EAST OF AUGUSTA TO SIMMS
         - LOCAL ACCESS ONLY-NO AUGUSTA ACCESS
         - Road Reopen

MT-35

      POLSON TO YELLOW BAY
         - Watch for Fallen Rock

MT-38

      14 MILES EAST OF DALY CREEK TO 16 MILES WEST OF GEM MOUNTAIN
         - Watch for Fallen Rock

MT-43

      THE IDAHO LINE TO CHIEF JOSEPH PASS
         - 32 DEGREES

      SPORTSMAN CAMPGROUND TO DIVIDE
         - Watch for Fallen Rock

MT-69

      21 MILES NORTH OF WHITEHALL TO BOULDER
         - Watch for Fallen Rock

MT-83

      CLEARWATER JCT TO SEELEY LAKE
         - WATCH FOR FALLING ROCK
         - Watch for Fallen Rock

MT-86

      BOZEMAN TO 11 MILES NORTH
         - Watch for Fallen Rock

US-12

      LOLO PASS TO CHAIN UP AREA
         - Wet

      12 MILES EAST OF TOWNSEND THROUGH DEEP CREEK CANYON
         - Watch for Fallen Rock

US-2

      WEST GLACIER TO PINNACLE
         - Watch for Fallen Rock

      PINNACLE TO DEVIL CREEK
         - Watch for Fallen Rock

US-212

      BEARTOOTH HIGHWAY - WYOMING STATE LINE TO VISTA POINT
         - Watch for Fallen Rock

US-287

      WOLF CREEK TO 8 MILES NORTH
         - Watch for Fallen Rock

US-89

      NEIHART TO RANGERS STATION
         - Watch for Fallen Rock

      RANGERS STATION TO MONARCH CANYON
         - Watch for Fallen Rock

      THE JCT WITH S-427 (MONARCH CANYON) TO RICEVILLE HILL
         - Watch for Fallen Rock

US-93

      LOST TRAIL PASS TO SULA
         - 32 DEGREES
         - Watch for Fallen Rock

Visit our Traveler Information Web Site at www.mdt.mt.gov/travinfo or our
cameras at www.mdt.mt.gov/travinfo/weather/rwis.shtml for additional condition
information.