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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MISSOULA MT
255 PM MST SUN MAR 1 2015

IDZ009-010-022200-
/O.EXB.KMSO.WW.Y.0022.150303T0000Z-150303T1800Z/
WESTERN LEMHI COUNTY-EASTERN LEMHI COUNTY-
255 PM MST SUN MAR 1 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM MONDAY TO 11 AM
MST TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MISSOULA HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM 5 PM MONDAY TO 11 AM MST TUESDAY.

* IMPACTS/TIMING: ACCUMULATING SNOW...GUSTY NORTH WINDS...AND COLD
  WIND CHILLS LATE MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING.
  MODERATE SNOW BANDS PRODUCING ACCUMULATING SNOW IN A SHORT
  PERIOD OF TIME ARE LIKELY. SLICK ROADS WILL IMPACT AREA TRAVEL.
  COLD AND WET CONDITIONS WILL STRESS NEWBORN LIVESTOCK.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 1 TO 2 INCHES... LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS
  POSSIBLE.

* WIND CHILLS: ZERO TO 15 BELOW ZERO STARTING MONDAY NIGHT.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...SHOUP...BANNOCK PASS...HIGHWAY 28
  TENDOY TO LONE PINE...HIGHWAY 93 LOST TRAIL PASS TO
  GIBBONSVILLE...LEMHI PASS...SALMON

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING 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.

COLD WIND CHILLS 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.

&&

$$

IDZ005>008-022200-
/O.EXA.KMSO.WW.Y.0022.150302T2100Z-150303T1800Z/
NORTHERN CLEARWATER MOUNTAINS-SOUTHERN CLEARWATER MOUNTAINS-
OROFINO/GRANGEVILLE REGION-LOWER HELLS CANYON/SALMON RIVER REGION-
255 PM MST SUN MAR 1 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM MONDAY TO 10 AM
PST TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MISSOULA HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM 1 PM MONDAY TO 10 AM PST TUESDAY.

* IMPACTS/TIMING: ACCUMULATING SNOW...GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS...AND
  COLD WIND CHILLS LATE MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING. SLICK
  ROADS WILL IMPACT AREA TRAVEL. COLD AND WET CONDITIONS WILL
  STRESS NEWBORN LIVESTOCK.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 1 TO 3 INCHES... LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS
  POSSIBLE.

* WIND CHILLS: SINGLE DIGIT TO 10 BELOW ZERO STARTING MONDAY
  EVENING.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...ELK RIVER...HIGHWAY 11 PIERCE TO
  HEADQUARTERS...PIERCE...DIXIE...ELK CITY...HIGHWAY 12 LOWELL
  TO LOLO PASS...CAMAS PRAIRIE...GRANGEVILLE AND VICINITY...
  GREER GRADE...HIGHWAY 95 SLATE CREEK TO RIGGINS...WHITE BIRD
  GRADE

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING 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.

COLD WIND CHILLS 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.

&&

$$

MTZ002-003-022200-
/O.CON.KMSO.WW.Y.0022.150302T1500Z-150303T1500Z/
WEST GLACIER REGION-FLATHEAD/MISSION VALLEYS-
255 PM MST SUN MAR 1 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM MONDAY TO
8 AM MST TUESDAY...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM MONDAY TO
8 AM MST TUESDAY.

* IMPACTS/TIMING: A MOIST WEATHER DISTURBANCE WILL COMBINE WITH
  AN ARCTIC AIR MASS TO PRODUCE ACCUMULATING SNOW ON MONDAY.
  STRONG NORTHEAST WINDS WILL PRODUCE COLD WIND CHILLS MONDAY
  AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING. THIS WILL IMPACT TRAVEL AND
  NEWBORN LIVESTOCK.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 2 TO 4 INCHES.

* BLOWING SNOW: VISIBILITY QUICKLY REDUCED TO LESS THAN A MILE
  AT TIMES.

* WIND CHILLS: 5 BELOW ZERO TO 15 BELOW ZERO STARTING MONDAY
  EVENING.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING 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.

COLD WIND CHILLS 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.

&&

$$

MTZ001-022200-
/O.CON.KMSO.WW.Y.0022.150302T1500Z-150303T1500Z/
KOOTENAI/CABINET REGION-
255 PM MST SUN MAR 1 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM MONDAY TO
8 AM MST TUESDAY...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM MONDAY TO
8 AM MST TUESDAY.

* IMPACTS/TIMING: A MOIST WEATHER DISTURBANCE WILL COMBINE WITH
  AN ARCTIC AIR MASS TO PRODUCE ACCUMULATING SNOW AND LOW WIND
  CHILLS MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING. THIS WILL IMPACT TRAVEL
  AND NEWBORN LIVESTOCK.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 1 TO 3 INCHES.

* WIND CHILLS: 5 ABOVE ZERO TO 10 BELOW ZERO STARING MONDAY
  EVENING.

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

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 USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

COLD WIND CHILLS 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.

&&

$$

MTZ004>007-043-022200-
/O.CON.KMSO.WW.Y.0022.150302T2100Z-150303T1800Z/
LOWER CLARK FORK REGION-MISSOULA/BITTERROOT VALLEYS-
BITTERROOT/SAPPHIRE MOUNTAINS-BUTTE/BLACKFOOT REGION-
POTOMAC/SEELEY LAKE REGION-
255 PM MST SUN MAR 1 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM MONDAY TO
11 AM MST TUESDAY...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM MONDAY TO
11 AM MST TUESDAY.

* IMPACTS/TIMING: A MOIST WEATHER DISTURBANCE WILL COMBINE WITH
  AN ARCTIC AIR MASS TO PRODUCE ACCUMULATING SNOW... GUSTY
  NORTHEAST WINDS AND COLD WIND CHILLS LATE MONDAY AFTERNOON
  THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING. HEAVY SNOW BANDS PRODUCING
  SIGNIFICANT SNOW IN A SHORT PERIOD OF TIME ARE POSSIBLE.
  TRAVEL WILL BE IMPACTED... ESPECIALLY DURING THE MONDAY
  EVENING COMMUTE... DUE TO SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW. THE COLD AND
  WET CONDITIONS WILL IMPACT NEWBORN LIVESTOCK.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 2 TO 4 INCHES... LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS
  POSSIBLE.

* BLOWING SNOW: VISIBILITY QUICKLY REDUCED TO LESS THAN A MILE
  AT TIMES... ESPECIALLY NEAR HELLGATE CANYON.

* WIND CHILLS: 5 BELOW ZERO TO 15 BELOW ZERO STARTING MONDAY
  EVENING. COLDER WIND CHILLS TO NEAR 20 BELOW ZERO IN SOUTHWEST
  MONTANA.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...EVARO HILL...HIGHWAY 200 THOMPSON
  FALLS TO PLAINS...HIGHWAY 200 TROUT CREEK TO HERON...I-90
  LOOKOUT PASS TO HAUGAN...BITTERROOT VALLEY...MISSOULA...
  HIGHWAY 93 SULA TO LOST TRAIL PASS...LOLO PASS...BUTTE...
  GEORGETOWN LAKE... HIGHWAY 12 GARRISON TO ELLISTON...HOMESTAKE
  PASS...MACDONALD PASS...HIGHWAY 200 BONNER TO GREENOUGH...
  HIGHWAY 83 SEELEY LAKE TO CONDON...I-90 EAST MISSOULA TO
  BEARMOUTH

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING 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.

COLD WIND CHILLS 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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