Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Great Falls MT
301 AM MST Wed Feb 22 2017

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Hill-Cascade-Chouteau-Toole-Liberty-Eastern Pondera-Blaine-
Eastern Teton-Judith Basin-Fergus-Meagher-
301 AM MST Wed Feb 22 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MST
TONIGHT...

* Locations...White Sulphur Springs, Stanford, Chinook, Conrad,
  Shelby, Chester, Havre, Great Falls, Kings Hill Pass, Big
  Sandy, Fort Benton, Lewistown, and Lewistown Divide.

* Timing...Through late this evening. Snow showers may continue
  into Thursday, but confidence in coverage and location is low.

* Snow Accumulations...An additional 1 to 3 inches...with up to 6
  inches over higher elevations.

* Impacts...Visibility may be reduced to less than 1 mile at
  times in falling snow. Roads may become snow-covered and
  slushy. Slower travel is likely for the Wednesday morning
  commute. The wet nature of the snow combined with colder
  temperatures will likely make conditions tougher on young
  livestock.

* 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 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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Northern Rocky Mountain Front-Eastern Glacier-
Southern Rocky Mountain Front-
301 AM MST Wed Feb 22 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MST THIS
EVENING...

* Locations...Choteau, Browning, Logan Pass, Marias Pass, and
  Cut Bank.

* Timing...Through this afternoon. The snow may decrease some in
  coverage and intensity this morning. Snow could then return
  Thursday...although confidence remains low to moderate at this
  point.

* Snow Accumulations...Up to an additional 3 inches.

* Impacts...Visibility may be reduced to less than 1 mile at
  times in falling snow. Roads may become snow-covered and
  slushy. The wet nature of the snow combined with colder
  temperatures will likely make conditions tougher on young
  livestock.

* 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 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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