Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Billings, MT

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
911 PM MDT TUE APR 15 2014

MTZ028>042-056>058-063>068-WYZ098-099-170315-
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-
911 PM MDT TUE APR 15 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL
MONTANA...SOUTH CENTRAL MONTANA...SOUTHEAST MONTANA AND NORTH
CENTRAL WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

AREAS OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS WILL TURN TO ALL SNOW OVERNIGHT.
HIGHER HILLS AND FOOTHILLS COULD SEE A FEW INCHES OF ACCUMULATION
ON GRASSY SURFACES. AREA MOUNTAINS MAY SEE 3 TO 6 INCHES WITH THE
HEAVIEST ACCUMULATIONS ACROSS THE BIG HORN MOUNTAINS. ROADWAYS
WILL BE MAINLY WET INTO THE EARLY MORNING HOURS...BUT MAY BECOME
SLICK IN SPOTS BEFORE SUNRISE AS TEMPERATURES DROP BELOW FREEZING.
BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES WILL BE THE FIRST LOCATIONS TO SEE ICE
DEVELOP...SO DRIVE CAREFUL TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

UNSETTLED WEATHER WILL CONTINUE WEDNESDAY THROUGH EARLY THURSDAY
WITH TEMPERATURES BELOW NORMAL ACROSS THE REGION AND A FEW INCHES
OF SNOW POSSIBLE IN THE MOUNTAINS AND FOOTHILLS. PEOPLE WITH
TRAVEL AND OUTDOOR PLANS SHOULD KEEP TRACK OF THE LATEST
FORECASTS.

A WARMING TREND IS THEN EXPECTED FRIDAY THROUGH MONDAY WITH HIGHS
INTO THE 60S AND 70S. THIS WILL LEAD TO SOME RISING WATER LEVELS
ON AREA RIVERS AND STREAMS. ALTHOUGH NO SIGNIFICANT IMPACTS ARE
CURRENTLY EXPECTED...PEOPLE NEAR FLOOD PRONE LOCATIONS SHOULD
KEEP TRACK OF WATER LEVELS IN THEIR AREA.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

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

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