Carbon County intends to update this information as quickly as possible. Please take into consideration that as incidents unfold there may be a delay in information sharing. We appreciate your patience.

COVID-19 Pandemic

Please visit the Carbon County MT Public Health Department for information and resources from our local health department. You can also call 406-446-9941 with questions or concerns, or visit the Carbon County MT Public Health Department Facebook page.

The Carbon County Public Health Department reports local statistics to the Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services. For information and resources specific to COVID-19, please refer to the Montana COVID-19 Response Map.

The Moderna and Johnson & Johnson vaccines are offered at Beartooth Billings Clinic in Red Lodge. If interested, please contact 406-446-2345 for more information.

Testing is available is available in Carbon County. The availability of tests changes often. Please contact your closest resource for current information and availability:

Beartooth Billings Clinic, Red Lodge 406-446-2345
St. Vincent Mountain View Clinic, Red Lodge 406-446-3800
Riverstone Health Joliet 406-962-9062 (Tues/Friday)
Riverstone Health Bridger 406-662-3740 (Mon/Wed/Thurs)


Fire Danger

As of 12/1/2021, there are no active wildfires in Carbon County.

Carbon County currently has no fire restrictions, yet the burn permit system will remain closed 12/1/2021-12/2/2021. Please refer to Fire Danger for information on restrictions an the burn permit system.

Hazardous Weather

Please visit the U.S. National Weather Service-Billings website for our local real-time weather information and alerts.

Did you know that you can receive mobile texts regarding weather alerts in your area? Please click here to see which option works best for you. 

Be Prepared for
Winter Weather

Be prepared for Winter weather not just at home, but in your vehicle too! Storms can last hours and conditions can change rapidly!
  • -put together an emergency supply kit
  • -make sure to have jumper cables in your vehicle
  • -have bottled water and non-perishable snacks available
  • -blankets and extra clothing to stay warm
  • -sand and a small shovel

Winter Road

Please visit the Montana Dept. of Transportation’s Website for the most up-to-date road conditions.

Did you know you can call 511 and get text alerts right to your phone. Please visit MDOT for more information!

This map has up-to-date information on road closures, conditions, construction, and even offers live video feed in some areas. Click here to view this information.