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
700 AM MST Sun Feb 19 2017


MTZ011-013-045-047-191800-
/O.NEW.KTFX.ZR.Y.0001.170219T1400Z-170219T1800Z/
Hill-Chouteau-Liberty-Blaine-
700 AM MST Sun Feb 19 2017

...FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM MST THIS
MORNING...

The National Weather Service in Great Falls has issued a Freezing
Rain Advisory...which is in effect until 11 AM MST this morning.

* Locations...Havre, Big Sandy, Fort Benton, Chester, and
  Chinook.

* Timing...Through late this morning.

* Ice Accumulations...Trace to one-hundredth of an inch.

* Temperatures...Around 30 to 35 degrees warming into the 30s by
  late morning.

* Impacts...Slick/icy traveling conditions on exposed surfaces.

* Web Page: To see a graphical representation of this hazard
  please visit our web page and click on the detailed hazards
  tab.

* CANL Page: To see a graphical representation of the degree of
  stress on young livestock please visit our web page and click
  on the items of interest link of the left...then select CANL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Freezing Rain Advisory means that periods of freezing rain or
freezing drizzle will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for
slippery roads. Slow down and use caution while driving.

For specific road and travel conditions in Montana...dial 5 1 1 .

&&

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MTZ008-015-055-200000-
/O.CON.KTFX.WW.Y.0015.000000T0000Z-170220T0000Z/
Beaverhead-Madison-Gallatin-
700 AM MST Sun Feb 19 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST THIS
AFTERNOON...

* Locations...Targhee Pass, West Yellowstone, Monida Pass, and
  Raynolds Pass.

* Timing...Periods of accumulating snow will continue through
  this afternoon.

* Snow Accumulations...up to an additional 2 inches.

* Winds...Southwest 5 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.

* Impacts...Visibility reduced to less than 1 mile at times in
  falling snow, especially when accompanied by fog. Roads may be
  slick from snow cover.

* 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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