Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Billings, MT

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19
000
FLUS45 KBYZ 180915
HWOBYZ

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
315 AM MDT FRI APR 18 2014

MTZ028>042-056>058-063>068-WYZ098-099-190915-
SOUTHERN WHEATLAND-MUSSELSHELL-TREASURE-NORTHERN ROSEBUD-CUSTER-
FALLON-NORTHERN STILLWATER-YELLOWSTONE-POWDER RIVER-CARTER-
SOUTHERN BIG HORN-EASTERN CARBON-NORTHERN PARK-
NORTHERN SWEET GRASS-GOLDEN VALLEY-RED LODGE FOOTHILLS-
NORTHERN BIG HORN-SOUTHERN ROSEBUD-JUDITH GAP-PARADISE VALLEY-
LIVINGSTON AREA-BEARTOOTH FOOTHILLS-ABSAROKA/BEARTOOTH MOUNTAINS-
CRAZY MOUNTAINS-NORTHEAST BIG HORN MOUNTAINS-SHERIDAN FOOTHILLS-
315 AM MDT FRI APR 18 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL
MONTANA...SOUTH CENTRAL MONTANA...SOUTHEAST MONTANA AND NORTH
CENTRAL WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A DISTURBANCE AND PACIFIC COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE AREA
FROM WEST TO EAST TODAY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE AS THIS SYSTEM MOVES THROUGH. GUSTY
WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP BEHIND THE SYSTEM THIS
AFTERNOON AND WILL CONTINUE INTO THIS EVENING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

A WARMING TREND IS EXPECTED THROUGH TUESDAY WITH HIGHS IN THE 60S
AND 70S. THIS WILL LEAD TO SOME RISING WATER LEVELS ON AREA RIVERS
AND STREAMS. A STORM SYSTEM WILL BEGIN MOVING TOWARD THE REGION ON
TUESDAY AND MAY SPREAD RAIN INTO SOUTH CENTRAL MONTANA. RAINFALL
OVER EXISTING SNOW PACK IS POSSIBLE AND COULD LEAD TO AN
ADDITIONAL INCREASE IN WATER LEVELS ON AREA STREAMS AND RIVERS.
THE STORM TRACK WILL BE CRUCIAL TO POTENTIAL IMPACTS...BUT REMAINS
UNCERTAIN AT THIS TIME. PLEASE MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS INTO
NEXT WEEK AS THIS STORM SYSTEM EVOLVES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER
CONDITIONS ACCORDING TO STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES.

$$



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.