Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
926 AM MST SAT DEC 3 2016

MTZ009-048-032300-
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NORTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT-SOUTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...BROWNING...MARIAS PASS...
LOGAN PASS...CHOTEAU
926 AM MST SAT DEC 3 2016

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT
FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON...

* LOCATIONS...CHOTEAU...BROWNING...MARIAS PASS...LOGAN PASS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 8 INCHES AT LOWER ELEVATIONS.
                       8 TO 20 INCHES PASS LEVEL AND HIGHER.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL BEGIN TONIGHT...AND THEN INCREASE IN
  INTENSITY BY SUNDAY MORNING. THE SNOW WILL THEN TAPER OFF
  MONDAY AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW WILL CREATE HAZARDOUS DRIVING
  CONDITIONS. IN ADDITION...BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW IS
  LIKELY...ESPECIALLY TONIGHT INTO SUNDAY MORNING...WHICH WILL
  CAUSE POOR VISIBILITY AT TIMES. SIGNIFICANT TRAVEL IMPACTS WILL
  STILL BE POSSIBLE FOR THE MONDAY MORNING COMMUTE.

* WINDS...WEST 25 TO 35 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR YOUR LOCAL MEDIA FOR THE LATEST
UPDATES ON THIS SITUATION.

&&

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MTZ008-010-012-014-015-046-049>055-032300-
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BEAVERHEAD-EASTERN GLACIER-CASCADE-
CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN LEWIS AND CLARK-MADISON-EASTERN PONDERA-
EASTERN TETON-JUDITH BASIN-FERGUS-JEFFERSON-BROADWATER-MEAGHER-
GALLATIN-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...BIG HOLE PASS...
CHIEF JOSEPH PASS...DILLON...MONIDA PASS...CUT BANK...
GREAT FALLS...KINGS HILL PASS...FLESHER PASS...HELENA...LINCOLN...
MACDONALD PASS...ROGERS PASS...ENNIS...NORRIS HILL...
RAYNOLDS PASS...TWIN BRIDGES...CONRAD...FAIRFIELD...STANFORD...
LEWISTOWN...LEWISTOWN DIVIDE...BOULDER...BOULDER HILL...
ELK PARK PASS...HOMESTAKE PASS...WHITEHALL...TOWNSEND...
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS...BATTLE RIDGE PASS...BOZEMAN...
BOZEMAN PASS...TARGHEE PASS...WEST YELLOWSTONE
926 AM MST SAT DEC 3 2016

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT
FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON...

* LOCATIONS...FAIRFIELD...WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS...BATTLE RIDGE
  PASS...BOZEMAN...BOZEMAN PASS...TARGHEE PASS...WEST
  YELLOWSTONE... STANFORD...LEWISTOWN...LEWISTOWN DIVIDE...
  CONRAD...BOULDER... BOULDER HILL...ELK PARK PASS...HOMESTAKE
  PASS...WHITEHALL...CUT BANK...TOWNSEND...GREAT FALLS...KINGS
  HILL PASS...BIG HOLE PASS... CHIEF JOSEPH PASS...DILLON...
  MONIDA PASS...FLESHER PASS... HELENA...LINCOLN...MACDONALD
  PASS...ROGERS PASS...ENNIS...NORRIS HILL...RAYNOLDS PASS...
  TWIN BRIDGES.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 4 INCHES LOWER ELEVATIONS.
                       4 TO 8 INCHES PASS LEVEL AND HIGHER.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP DURING THE DAY ON SUNDAY AND
  CONTINUE THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON BEFORE TAPERING OFF. A PERIOD
  OF MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW IS POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY SUNDAY NIGHT
  INTO MONDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...MODERATE TO AT TIMES HEAVY SNOW WILL CREATE HAZARDOUS
  DRIVING CONDITIONS AT TIMES. IN ADDITION...BLOWING AND DRIFTING
  SNOW IS POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY SUNDAY AFTERNOON INTO MONDAY
  MORNING...WHICH MAY LEAD TO POOR VISIBILITY AT TIMES.
  SIGNIFICANT TRAVEL IMPACTS WILL STILL BE POSSIBLE FOR THE
  MONDAY MORNING COMMUTE.

* WINDS...WEST 10 TO 20 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR YOUR LOCAL MEDIA FOR THE LATEST
UPDATES ON THIS SITUATION.

&&

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