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Montana Precipitation Timing

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Data Provider Natural Resources Conservation Service Montana State Office
Date 1971 - 2000
Content Type Downloadable Data
Abstract The Montana Precipitation Timing is an expression of the percentage of annual precipitation that occurs within the growing season. The percentage of precipitation is based on 30-year average precipitation data within the growing season. The growing season is defined as May 1 – September 30.
Purpose For display of precipitation timing within a growing season (5/1-9/30) across Montana and input into decision processes that require knowledge of precipitation timing.
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Data Access http://geoinfo.msl.mt.gov/nrcs_partnership/climate_and_water_supply/
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Distribution liability The Montana State Library provides this product/service for informational purposes only. The Library did not produce it for, nor is it suitable for legal, engineering, or surveying purposes. Consumers of this information should review or consult the primary data and information sources to ascertain the viability of the information for their purposes. The Library provides these data in good faith but does not represent or warrant its accuracy, adequacy, or completeness. In no event shall the Library be liable for any incorrect results or analysis; any direct, indirect, special, or consequential damages to any party; or any lost profits arising out of or in connection with the use or the inability to use the data or the services provided. The Library makes these data and services available as a convenience to the public, and for no other purpose. The Library reserves the right to change or revise published data and/or services at any time.
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Metadata date 10/22/2019