Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Billings, MT

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
226 PM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

MTZ067-212130-
/O.CON.KBYZ.WS.W.0015.141221T0100Z-141222T1900Z/
ABSAROKA/BEARTOOTH MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE LOCATIONS OF...COOKE CITY
226 PM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING
TO NOON MST MONDAY...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM
THIS EVENING TO NOON MST MONDAY.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP BY THIS EVENING. PERIODS OF HEAVY
  SNOWFALL WILL IMPACT THE WEST AND NORTHWEST FACING SLOPES OF THE
  BEARTOOTH AND ABSAROKA MOUNTAINS TONIGHT INTO MONDAY MORNING.
  THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL IS EXPECTED LATE TONIGHT AND SUNDAY.

* IMPACTS...RECREATION IN THE HIGH COUNTRY WILL BE IMPACTED BY
  ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL AND GUSTY WINDS. AVALANCHE DANGER MAY
  ALSO INCREASE DUE TO THE HEAVY SNOWFALL.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...12 TO 20 INCHES.

* WINDS...GUSTS TO 50 MPH ON THE EXPOSED SLOPES AND RIDGES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS A SIGNIFICANT AMOUNT OF SNOW IS
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS ARE ALSO POSSIBLE.

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