– Montana – A taste of winter in August (Ice Age Now, Aug 22, 2014):
Hikers should prepare for raw, winter-like conditions … in August!
Up to 5″snow possible at 6,500 feet.
Temperatures 20 degrees below normal.
National Weather Service – Missoula, Montana – 22 August 2014
An unseasonably cold and very wet weather system will bring significant impacts to outdoor activities & backcountry recreation plans beginning today and lasting through Sunday.