Hail Map for Fort Smith, MT

The Fort Smith, MT area has had 4 reports of on-the-ground hail by trained spotters, and has been under severe weather warnings 4 times during the past 12 months. Doppler radar has detected hail at or near Fort Smith, MT on 31 occasions, including 5 occasions during the past year.

Name: Fort Smith, MT
Where Located: 42.6 miles SE of Billings, MT
Map: Google Map for Fort Smith, MT
Population: 161
Housing Units: 204
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Hail and Wind Damage Spotted near Fort Smith, MT

Date / Time Report Details
7/16/2019 3:47 PM MDT Ping Pong Ball sized hail reported 0.3 miles NNE of Fort Smith, MT
7/16/2019 3:42 PM MDT Ping Pong Ball sized hail reported 0.4 miles NW of Fort Smith, MT, 1-1.5 inch hail. heavy rain.
7/16/2019 3:36 PM MDT At 336 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near fort smith, or 33 miles south of hardin, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include golf ball size hail and 70 mph wind gusts. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. expect considerable tree damage. wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. this severe thunderstorm will be near, lodge grass around 410 pm mdt. Other locations impacted by this severe thunderstorm include wyola, kirby, rosebud battlefield park and northern cheyenne indian reservation.
6/30/2019 4:56 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Smith, MT at 6/30/2019 4:59 PM MDT At 455 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near fort smith, or 28 miles southwest of hardin, moving east at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include golf ball size hail, 60 mph wind gusts, and heavy rain. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, fort smith, st. Xavier, bighorn lake and crow indian reservation.
6/30/2019 4:37 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Smith, MT at 6/30/2019 4:40 PM MDT At 436 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles northwest of fort smith, or 34 miles southwest of hardin, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts, quarter size hail, and heavy rain. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
6/25/2019 4:38 PM MDT Half Dollar sized hail reported 4.6 miles WSW of Fort Smith, MT, half dollar size hail reported.
6/25/2019 4:34 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Smith, MT at 6/25/2019 4:37 PM MDT At 433 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near fort smith, or 28 miles southwest of hardin, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
8/3/2018 5:23 PM MDT Estimated 60 mph winds. branches and small limbs dow in big horn county MT, 4.6 miles WSW of Fort Smith, MT
8/3/2018 5:11 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Smith, MT at 8/3/2018 5:14 PM MDT At 509 pm mdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles northwest of hardin to 12 miles southeast of pryor, moving east at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. locations impacted include, hardin, crow agency, fort smith, st. xavier, bighorn lake and crow indian reservation. This warning does not include the city of billings.
8/3/2018 4:51 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Smith, MT at 8/3/2018 4:55 PM MDT At 451 pm mdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 17 miles southeast of ballantine to 14 miles south of pryor, moving east at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.
7/27/2018 5:57 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Smith, MT at 7/27/2018 6:00 PM MDT The national weather service in billings has issued a * severe thunderstorm warning for. southern big horn county in south central montana. southeastern carbon county in south central montana. south central rosebud county in southeastern montana. Western sheridan county in north central wyoming.
7/27/2018 5:57 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Smith, MT at 7/27/2018 6:00 PM MDT The national weather service in billings has issued a * severe thunderstorm warning for. southern big horn county in south central montana. southeastern carbon county in south central montana. south central rosebud county in southeastern montana. Western sheridan county in north central wyoming.
7/27/2018 5:31 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Smith, MT at 7/27/2018 5:34 PM MDT At 530 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 10 miles north of fort smith, or 23 miles southwest of hardin, moving southeast at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and ping pong ball size hail. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. expect considerable tree damage. wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. locations impacted include, fort smith, st. Xavier, bighorn lake and crow indian reservation.
7/27/2018 4:54 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Smith, MT at 7/27/2018 4:59 PM MDT At 453 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 12 miles southeast of lockwood, or 14 miles southeast of billings, moving southeast at 35 mph (trained weather spotters reported up to golfball hail in billings with this storm). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. this severe thunderstorm will remain over mainly rural areas of southwestern big horn, eastern carbon and south central yellowstone counties, including the following locations, st. xavier, bighorn lake and crow indian reservation. this warning does not include the city of billings. This replaces the previous warning for yellowstone county.
6/7/2018 5:10 PM MDT Quarter sized hail reported 8.2 miles W of Fort Smith, MT
6/7/2018 4:57 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Smith, MT at 6/7/2018 5:01 PM MDT At 455 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over fort smith, moving east at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include ping pong ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts, along with very heavy rainfall. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. Wind damage is also possible.
6/7/2018 4:35 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Smith, MT at 6/7/2018 4:39 PM MDT At 433 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 12 miles southwest of fort smith, near the bighorn canyon recreation area, moving east at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include golf ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts, along with very heavy rain. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. wind damage is also possible. Locations impacted include, fort smith and the bighorn canyon recreation area.
6/7/2018 4:09 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Smith, MT at 6/7/2018 4:12 PM MDT The national weather service in billings has issued a * severe thunderstorm warning for. southwestern big horn county in south central montana. eastern carbon county in south central montana. until 500 pm mdt. At 407 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 17 miles west of.
5/31/2018 9:55 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Smith, MT at 5/31/2018 10:00 PM MDT At 954 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 12 miles southeast of fort smith, or 36 miles south of hardin, moving northeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and half dollar size size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
5/26/2018 5:55 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Smith, MT at 5/26/2018 5:59 PM MDT At 554 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over fort smith, or 32 miles southwest of hardin, moving northeast at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
7/6/2017 6:19 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Smith, MT at 7/6/2017 6:24 PM MDT At 616 pm mdt, severe thunderstorm wind gusts were located along a line extending from 9 miles east of melstone to near hardin to 7 miles southwest of fort smith, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. a severe thunderstorm was also located near saint xavier moving east at 20 mph. this storm was producing quarter size hail in addition to damaging wind gusts. locations impacted include, hardin, hysham, custer, melstone, fort smith, crow agency, st. Xavier, bighorn, ingomar, pompeys pillar and crow indian reservation.
7/6/2017 5:59 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Smith, MT at 7/6/2017 6:02 PM MDT At 556 pm mdt, severe thunderstorm wind gusts were located along a line extending from melstone to 12 miles west of hardin to 12 miles southeast of pryor, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated. gusts to 60 mph were reported in the billings area as this activity moved through). Hazards include 55 to 65 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, hardin, hysham, custer, melstone, pryor, worden, fort smith, crow agency, ballantine, musselshell, pompeys pillar, bighorn, ingomar, st. xavier and crow indian reservation. This does not include the city of billings.
7/6/2017 5:43 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Smith, MT at 7/6/2017 5:46 PM MDT At 541 pm mdt, a line of severe thunderstorm winds was located from 14 miles west of melstone to 11 miles south of ballantine to 8 miles southwest of pryor, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated. damaging wind gusts to 60 mph have been reported with these storms in the billings area). Hazards include 55 to 65 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/12/2017 5:54 PM MDT The severe thunderstorm warning for central big horn county will expire at 600 pm mdt, the storm which prompted the warning has weakened below severe limits, and no longer poses an immediate threat to life or property. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. however small hail and gusty winds are still possible with this thunderstorm. a severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 1000 pm mdt for south central montana.
6/12/2017 5:47 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Smith, MT at 6/12/2017 5:50 PM MDT At 545 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 9 miles northeast of fort smith, or 24 miles south of hardin, moving north at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, crow agency, fort smith, st. Xavier and crow indian reservation.
6/12/2017 5:35 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Smith, MT at 6/12/2017 5:41 PM MDT At 534 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles east of fort smith, or 31 miles south of hardin, moving north at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
5/21/2016 3:18 PM MDT Storm damage reported in big horn county MT, 17 miles N of Fort Smith, MT
7/14/2015 4:56 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Smith, MT at 7/14/2015 5:00 PM MDT At 455 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near fort smith, or 26 miles southwest of hardin, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees. this severe thunderstorm will remain over mainly rural areas of central big horn county, including the following locations, st. Xavier and crow indian reservation.
6/16/2015 7:14 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Smith, MT at 6/16/2015 7:18 PM MDT At 713 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over fort smith, or 33 miles southwest of hardin, moving southeast at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees. locations impacted include, fort smith, st. Xavier and crow indian reservation.
6/16/2015 6:52 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Smith, MT at 6/16/2015 6:56 PM MDT At 651 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 9 miles northwest of fort smith, or 33 miles southwest of hardin, moving southeast at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include ping pong ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows and vehicles. expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees. locations impacted include, fort smith, crow agency, pryor, st. Xavier and crow indian reservation.
6/16/2015 6:32 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Smith, MT at 6/16/2015 6:35 PM MDT At 632 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 10 miles northeast of pryor, or 21 miles south of billings, moving southeast at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include ping pong ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows and vehicles. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees.
7/22/2014 7:40 PM MDT Storm damage reported in big horn county MT, 0.4 miles NW of Fort Smith, MT
7/11/2012 4:20 PM MDT One big wind gust estimated between 60-70 mph broke a 12 inch diameter tree with 4 inch branches. tore a hole in house and landed on two vehicles...one was damaged. lot in big horn county MT, 3.9 miles WSW of Fort Smith, MT
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Barbeque blown across a deck - estimated 60 mph wind gust in big horn county MT, 7.4 miles S of Fort Smith, MT