Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MISSOULA MT
242 PM MST TUE NOV 25 2014


MTZ002-261200-
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WEST GLACIER REGION-
242 PM MST TUE NOV 25 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM MST
WEDNESDAY...

A WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM MST
WEDNESDAY.

* IMPACTS/TIMING: A LONG-LASTING SNOW PRODUCER WILL PERSIST
  THROUGH WEDNESDAY. MODERATE TO HEAVY PRECIPITATION WILL REDEVELOP
  BY THIS EVENING. WHILE THE MOUNTAINS WILL RECEIVE HEAVY SNOW
  DURING THIS EVENT...SNOW LEVELS WILL BE ON THE RISE THROUGH THE
  PERIOD. THE LOWER VALLEYS WILL BEGIN AS SNOW BUT WILL CHANGE
  OVER TO RAIN DURING THE DAY WEDNESDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: MOUNTAINS...10 TO 20 INCHES THROUGH
  WEDNESDAY. VALLEYS...4 TO 8 INCHES THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...BAD ROCK CANYON...ESSEX...HIGHWAY
  83 BIGFORK TO SWAN LAKE...MARIAS PASS...POLEBRIDGE

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW
ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN AN
EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$

MTZ043-261200-
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POTOMAC/SEELEY LAKE REGION-
242 PM MST TUE NOV 25 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM MST
WEDNESDAY...

A WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM MST
WEDNESDAY.

* IMPACTS/TIMING: A LONG-LASTING SNOW PRODUCER WILL PERSIST
  THROUGH WEDNESDAY. MODERATE TO HEAVY PRECIPITATION WILL REDEVELOP
  BY THIS EVENING. ALTHOUGH THE MOUNTAINS WILL RECEIVE HEAVY SNOW
  DURING THIS EVENT...SNOW LEVELS WILL BE ON THE RISE THROUGH THE
  PERIOD. THE LOWER VALLEYS WILL BEGIN AS SNOW BUT WILL CHANGE
  OVER TO RAIN DURING THE DAY WEDNESDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 5 TO 10 INCHES THROUGH WEDNESDAY FROM
  SEELEY LAKE TO CONDON... OTHERWISE 3 TO 6 INCHES. SURROUNDING
  MOUNTAINS COULD SEE UP TO 20 INCHES BY WEDNESDAY.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...HIGHWAY 200 BONNER TO GREENOUGH...
   HIGHWAY 83 SEELEY LAKE TO CONDON...I-90 EAST MISSOULA TO
  BEARMOUTH

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING.  SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF
SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN
AN EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$

MTZ006-007-261200-
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BITTERROOT/SAPPHIRE MOUNTAINS-BUTTE/BLACKFOOT REGION-
242 PM MST TUE NOV 25 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM MST
WEDNESDAY...

THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM MST
WEDNESDAY.

* IMPACTS/TIMING: A LONG-LASTING SNOW PRODUCER WILL PERSIST
  THROUGH WEDNESDAY. MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW WILL DEVELOP BY
  TONIGHT...BUT SNOW LEVELS WILL BE ON THE RISE. THE VALLEYS ARE
  EXPECTED TO CHANGE OVER TO A RAIN-SNOW MIX OR ALL RAIN DURING
  THE DAY WEDNESDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 3 TO 6 INCHES FOR MOST VALLEY LOCATIONS. 5
  TO 10 INCHES FOR HIGHWAY 1 FROM PHILIPSBURG TO GEORGETOWN
  LAKE. UP TO 15 INCHES IN THE HIGHER TERRAIN.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...HIGHWAY 93 SULA TO LOST TRAIL
  PASS...LOLO PASS...BUTTE...GEORGETOWN LAKE...HIGHWAY 12
  GARRISON TO ELLISTON...HOMESTAKE PASS...MACDONALD PASS

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$

MTZ005-261200-
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MISSOULA/BITTERROOT VALLEYS-
242 PM MST TUE NOV 25 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM MST
WEDNESDAY...

THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM MST
WEDNESDAY.

* IMPACTS/TIMING: A MIX OF RAIN AND SNOW WILL CONTINUE EARLY THIS
  AFTERNOON...WITH LITTLE TO NO ACCUMULATION. A PERIOD OF MODERATE
  SNOW IS STILL EXPECTED TO DEVELOP LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND
  EVENING. SNOW WILL EVENTUALLY CHANGE TO RAIN LATE
  TONIGHT...POSSIBLY CREATING A SLUSHY START TO WEDNESDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 1 TO 3 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE LATE THIS
  AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY... MOSTLY IN THE MISSOULA
  VALLEY AND IN THE NORTHERN END OF THE BITTERROOT VALLEY.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...BITTERROOT VALLEY...MISSOULA

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$

MTZ001-003-261200-
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KOOTENAI/CABINET REGION-FLATHEAD/MISSION VALLEYS-
242 PM MST TUE NOV 25 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM MST
WEDNESDAY...

THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM MST
WEDNESDAY.

* IMPACTS/TIMING: PRECIPITATION WILL INCREASE AGAIN THIS AFTERNOON
  AND EVENING ACROSS THE AREA...CHANGING TO ALL SNOW LATE.
  MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW IS EXPECTED AT TIMES...BUT SNOW LEVELS
  WILL BE ON THE RISE THROUGH THE PERIOD. THE LOWER VALLEYS WILL
  BEGIN AS RAIN AND SNOW MIX...CHANGING OVER TO ALL RAIN BY
  WEDNESDAY. CITIES FARTHER NORTH SUCH AS KALISPELL WILL BE THE
  LAST TO CHANGE OVER TO RAIN, AND WILL LIKELY HAVE ANOTHER SLICK
  COMMUTE WEDNESDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 2 TO 5 INCHES IN THE VALLEYS THROUGH
  WEDNESDAY. FOR EVARO HILL...5 TO 8 INCHES BY WEDNESDAY.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...HIGHWAY 2 KALISPELL TO LIBBY...
  HIGHWAY 37 EUREKA TO LIBBY...HIGHWAY 56 BULL LAKE ROAD...
  HIGHWAY 93 EUREKA TO WHITEFISH...FLATHEAD LAKE...FLATHEAD
  VALLEY... MISSION VALLEY...POLSON

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$

MTZ004-261200-
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LOWER CLARK FORK REGION-
242 PM MST TUE NOV 25 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM MST
WEDNESDAY...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM MST
WEDNESDAY.

* IMPACTS/TIMING: A VERY WET STORM WILL PERSIST THROUGH WEDNESDAY.
  LOOKOUT PASS WILL RECEIVE MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW AT TIMES
  TONIGHT...BUT SNOW LEVELS WILL BE ON THE RISE THROUGH THE
  PERIOD...LEADING TO A SLUSHY MIX BY WEDNESDAY MORNING. THE LOWER
  VALLEYS WILL BEGIN AS A RAIN AND SNOW MIX THIS
  EVENING...CHANGING OVER TO ALL RAIN BY EARLY WEDNESDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 2 TO 5 INCHES IN THE VALLEYS THROUGH
  WEDNESDAY. FOR EVARO HILL AND LOOKOUT PASS... 6 TO 11 INCHES
  BY WEDNESDAY.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...EVARO HILL...HIGHWAY 200 THOMPSON
  FALLS TO PLAINS...HIGHWAY 200 TROUT CREEK TO HERON...I-90
  LOOKOUT PASS TO HAUGAN

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$

IDZ005-006-260600-
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NORTHERN CLEARWATER MOUNTAINS-SOUTHERN CLEARWATER MOUNTAINS-
242 PM MST TUE NOV 25 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS
EVENING ABOVE 4000 FEET...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY ABOVE 4000 FEET REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL
10 PM PST THIS EVENING.

* IMPACTS/TIMING: A LONG-LASTING PRECIPITATION PRODUCER WILL
  PERSIST THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY. SNOW WILL GRADUALLY CHANGE TO
  RAIN AT MANY LOCATIONS AS SNOW LEVELS WILL BE ON THE RISE.
  VALLEYS WILL BEGIN AS SNOW BUT WILL CHANGE OVER TO RAIN THROUGH
  THIS EVENING... WITH SNOW LEVELS RISING TO 6000 FEET OR HIGHER
  BY EARLY EARLY WEDNESDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 2 TO 5 INCHES IN THE VALLEYS ABOVE 4000 FEET
  THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY. THE MOUNTAINS COULD RECEIVE UP TO 12 INCHES
  BY WEDNESDAY...INCLUDING LOLO PASS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...DIXIE...ELK CITY

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$

IDZ009-260600-
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WESTERN LEMHI COUNTY-
242 PM MST TUE NOV 25 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM MST THIS
EVENING ABOVE 5000 FEET...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY ABOVE 5000 FEET REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL
11 PM MST THIS EVENING.

* IMPACTS/TIMING: A LONG-LASTING PRECIPITATION PRODUCER WILL
  PERSIST THROUGH WEDNESDAY. THE REGION WILL RECEIVE MODERATE SNOW
  DURING THIS EVENT...BUT SNOW LEVELS WILL BE ON THE RISE THROUGH
  THE PERIOD. VALLEYS WILL BEGIN AS SNOW BUT WILL CHANGE OVER TO
  RAIN BY EARLY WEDNESDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 1 TO 3 INCHES IN THE VALLEYS ABOVE 5000
  FEET... AND UP TO 7 INCHES IN THE MOUNTAINS INCLUDING WILLIAMS
  CREEK SUMMIT THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$

IDZ010-260600-
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EASTERN LEMHI COUNTY-
242 PM MST TUE NOV 25 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM MST THIS
EVENING FOR LOST TRAIL PASS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR LOST TRAIL PASS REMAINS IN EFFECT
UNTIL 11 PM MST THIS EVENING.

* IMPACTS/TIMING: A LONG LASTING PRECIPITATION PRODUCER WILL
  PERSIST THROUGH WEDNESDAY. THE REGION WILL RECEIVE MODERATE SNOW
  DURING THIS EVENT...BUT SNOW LEVELS WILL BE ON THE RISE THROUGH
  THE PERIOD. MOST LOCATIONS WILL CHANGE OVER TO RAIN BY EARLY
  WEDNESDAY, WITH A RAIN-SNOW MIX REACHING LOST TRAIL PASS BY
  MID-DAY WEDNESDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 6 TO 10 INCHES IN THE MOUNTAINS INCLUDING
  LOST TRAIL PASS THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$


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