This Montana Town was the COLDEST in the Entire Country
Montana is breaking cold weather records left and right this weekend. But at 59 below zero, this Montana town was the coldest in the country...
On Saturday, the warmest place in the contiguous United States was Pompano Beach, Florida at 87 degrees. Meanwhile...the big winner for coldest town in the contiguous US? Wait for it...Chester, Montana at 59 below zero.
The National Weather Service office in Caribou, Maine shared this via Twitter on Saturday evening.
NWS Missoula is also warning of ice jams in Western Montana.
Ice has been building on area rivers and streams the past few days. Ice jams will be possible today through early this coming week. If you experience flooding or notice it, please report it to local law enforcement.
And in Billings, the NWS office there is reporting a "tempigami." What's a "tempigami?"
NWS Billings: Breaking news! Billings high of -7° and low of -26° on Saturday was a "tempigami" (it was the first time we've seen that specific high and low since records began in 1934).
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