Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Great Falls, MT

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
225 PM MST MON DEC 5 2016

MTZ009-010-044>046-061200-
/O.NEW.KTFX.WC.Y.0001.161206T0700Z-161207T0000Z/
NORTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT-EASTERN GLACIER-TOOLE-LIBERTY-
EASTERN PONDERA-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...BROWNING...MARIAS PASS...
LOGAN PASS...CUT BANK...SHELBY...CHESTER...CONRAD
225 PM MST MON DEC 5 2016

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM
MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 5 PM MST TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREAT FALLS HAS ISSUED A WIND
CHILL ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
5 PM MST TUESDAY.

* LOCATIONS...BROWNING...MARIAS PASS...LOGAN PASS...CUT BANK...
  SHELBY...CHESTER...CONRAD.

* TIMING...COLD TEMPERATURES AND LIGHT WINDS WILL CREATE WIND
  CHILL VALUES AROUND 20 BELOW ZERO TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY.

* WINDS...NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

* WIND CHILL...15 BELOW TO 25 BELOW.

* IMPACTS...FROSTBIT CAN OCCUR IN LESS THAN 30 MINUTES ON EXPOSED
  SKIN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT VERY COLD AIR AND WINDS WILL
COMBINE TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS. THIS WILL RESULT IN FROST
BITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN. IF YOU
MUST VENTURE OUTDOORS...MAKE SURE YOU WEAR A HAT AND GLOVES.

&&

$$

MTZ011>014-047>051-054-061200-
/O.NEW.KTFX.WC.Y.0001.161206T0700Z-161206T1900Z/
HILL-CASCADE-CHOUTEAU-CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN LEWIS AND CLARK-BLAINE-
SOUTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT-EASTERN TETON-JUDITH BASIN-FERGUS-
MEAGHER-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...HAVRE...GREAT FALLS...
KINGS HILL PASS...BIG SANDY...FORT BENTON...FLESHER PASS...
HELENA...LINCOLN...MACDONALD PASS...ROGERS PASS...CHINOOK...
CHOTEAU...FAIRFIELD...STANFORD...LEWISTOWN...LEWISTOWN DIVIDE...
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS
225 PM MST MON DEC 5 2016

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT
FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO NOON MST TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREAT FALLS HAS ISSUED A WIND
CHILL ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
NOON MST TUESDAY.

* LOCATIONS...HAVRE...GREAT FALLS...KINGS HILL PASS...BIG
  SANDY... FORT BENTON...FLESHER PASS...HELENA...LINCOLN...
  MACDONALD PASS... ROGERS PASS...CHINOOK...CHOTEAU...
  FAIRFIELD...STANFORD... LEWISTOWN...LEWISTOWN DIVIDE...WHITE
  SULPHUR SPRINGS.

* TIMING...COLD TEMPERATURES AND LIGHT WINDS WILL CREATE WIND
  CHILL VALUES AROUND 20 BELOW ZERO TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY
  MORNING.

* WINDS...NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.

* WIND CHILL...15 BELOW TO 25 BELOW.

* IMPACTS...FROSTBIT CAN OCCUR IN LESS THAN 30 MINUTES ON EXPOSED
  SKIN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT VERY COLD AIR AND WINDS WILL
COMBINE TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS. THIS WILL RESULT IN FROST
BITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN. IF YOU
MUST VENTURE OUTDOORS...MAKE SURE YOU WEAR A HAT AND GLOVES.

&&

$$



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