Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
434 AM MDT THU AUG 21 2014

MTZ028>042-056>058-063>068-WYZ098-099-221045-
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-
434 AM MDT THU AUG 21 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

COOL AND WET WEATHER PATTERN WILL SETTLE INTO THE AREA TODAY.
EXPECT SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TO BECOME SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS
BY THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING. STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE
IN FAR SOUTHEAST MONTANA...FROM BROADUS TO BAKER AND EAST...BY
LATE THIS AFTERNOON...WITH HEAVY RAINFALL AND STRONG WINDS THE
MAIN THREAT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

THE COOL AND WET WEATHER PATTERN WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE
WEEKEND. EXPECT RAINFALL TO BECOME WIDESPREAD BY FRIDAY NIGHT
INTO SATURDAY. LOCALIZED AREAS OF HEAVIER RAINFALL ARE POSSIBLE AT
TIMES LATE FRIDAY. THOSE IN AREAS THAT ARE EASILY SUSCEPTIBLE TO
MINOR FLOODING FROM ELEVATED STREAMS OR THOSE THAT LIVE IN BURN
SCAR AREAS SHOULD MONITOR THE WEATHER CLOSELY THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

TRAVELERS ON THE BEARTOOTH PASS AND THOSE WITH RECREATION PLANS
IN THE HIGH COUNTRY SHOULD NOTE THAT A COUPLE INCHES OF SLUSHY
SNOW ARE POSSIBLE BOTH SATURDAY MORNING AND SUNDAY MORNING. SNOW
ACCUMULATIONS WOULD LIKELY BE LIMITED TO ELEVATIONS AROUND 10,000
FEET OR ABOVE.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

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

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