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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
343 AM MST FRI DEC 9 2016

MTZ008-015-055-092300-
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BEAVERHEAD-MADISON-GALLATIN-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...BIG HOLE PASS...
CHIEF JOSEPH PASS...DILLON...MONIDA PASS...ENNIS...NORRIS HILL...
RAYNOLDS PASS...TWIN BRIDGES...BATTLE RIDGE PASS...BOZEMAN...
BOZEMAN PASS...TARGHEE PASS...WEST YELLOWSTONE
343 AM MST FRI DEC 9 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST
SATURDAY...

* LOCATIONS...BATTLE RIDGE PASS...BOZEMAN...BOZEMAN PASS...
  TARGHEE PASS...WEST YELLOWSTONE...BIG HOLE PASS...CHIEF JOSEPH
  PASS...DILLON...MONIDA PASS...ENNIS...NORRIS HILL...RAYNOLDS
  PASS...TWIN BRIDGES.

* TIMING...LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE
  MORNING HOURS, THEN DIMINISH THIS AFTERNOON. ANOTHER ROUND OF
  LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW WILL MOVE INTO THE REGION FRIDAY NIGHT
  THROUGH SATURDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...UP TO AN ADDITIONAL INCH OF SNOW IN THE
  VALLEYS AND IN THE MOUNTAINS AN ADDITIONAL 2 TO 7 INCHES.

* IMPACTS...VISIBILITY MAY BE REDUCED TO LESS THAN A MILE AT
  TIMES AND ROADWAYS WILL BECOME SNOW-PACKED AND SLIPPERY.

* WEB PAGE: TO SEE A GRAPHICAL REPRESENTATION OF THIS HAZARD
  PLEASE VISIT OUR WEB PAGE AND CLICK ON THE DETAILED HAZARDS
  TAB.

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.

FOR SPECIFIC ROAD AND TRAVEL CONDITIONS IN MONTANA...DIAL 5 1 1.

&&

$$

MTZ012-014-050>054-092300-
/O.CON.KTFX.WW.Y.0036.161210T0000Z-161211T0000Z/
CASCADE-CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN LEWIS AND CLARK-JUDITH BASIN-FERGUS-
JEFFERSON-BROADWATER-MEAGHER-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...GREAT FALLS...
KINGS HILL PASS...FLESHER PASS...HELENA...LINCOLN...
MACDONALD PASS...ROGERS PASS...STANFORD...LEWISTOWN...
LEWISTOWN DIVIDE...BOULDER...BOULDER HILL...ELK PARK PASS...
HOMESTAKE PASS...WHITEHALL...TOWNSEND...WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS
343 AM MST FRI DEC 9 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 5 PM MST SATURDAY...

* LOCATIONS...WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS...STANFORD...LEWISTOWN...
  LEWISTOWN DIVIDE...BOULDER...BOULDER HILL...ELK PARK PASS...
  HOMESTAKE PASS...WHITEHALL...GREAT FALLS...KINGS HILL PASS...
  TOWNSEND...FLESHER PASS...HELENA...LINCOLN...MACDONALD PASS...
  ROGERS PASS.

* TIMING...VERY LIGHT SNOW WILL CONTINUE THIS MORNING WITH LESS
  THAN AN INCH OF NEW ACCUMULATION ON THE PLAINS. SNOWFALL WILL
  TAPER FRIDAY AFTERNOON. ANOTHER ROUND OF LIGHT TO OCCASIONALLY
  MODERATE SNOW WILL MOVE INTO THE REGION FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH
  SATURDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...UP TO 3 INCHES.

* IMPACTS...IN ADDITION TO REDUCED VISIBILITY IN PERIODS OF
  SNOWFALL...ROADWAYS WILL BECOME SNOW-PACKED AND SLIPPERY.

* WEB PAGE: TO SEE A GRAPHICAL REPRESENTATION OF THIS HAZARD
  PLEASE VISIT OUR WEB PAGE AND CLICK ON THE DETAILED HAZARDS
  TAB.

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.

FOR SPECIFIC ROAD AND TRAVEL CONDITIONS IN MONTANA...DIAL 5 1 1.

&&

$$



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