Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
257 AM MST TUE DEC 6 2016

MTZ009-010-044>046-070000-
/O.CON.KTFX.WC.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-161207T0000Z/
NORTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT-EASTERN GLACIER-TOOLE-LIBERTY-
EASTERN PONDERA-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...BROWNING...MARIAS PASS...
LOGAN PASS...CUT BANK...SHELBY...CHESTER...CONRAD
257 AM MST TUE DEC 6 2016

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST THIS
AFTERNOON...

* LOCATIONS...CONRAD...BROWNING...MARIAS PASS...LOGAN PASS...
  SHELBY...CHESTER...CUT BANK.

* TIMING...COLD TEMPERATURES AND LIGHT WINDS WILL CREATE WIND
  CHILL VALUES AROUND 20 BELOW ZERO TODAY.

* WINDS...NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.

* WIND CHILL VALUES...ABOUT 15 BELOW TO 30 BELOW ZERO.

* IMPACTS...FROSTBITE CAN OCCUR IN LESS THAN 30 MINUTES ON
  EXPOSED SKIN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT VERY COLD AIR AND WINDS WILL
COMBINE TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS. THIS WILL RESULT IN FROST
BITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN. IF YOU
MUST VENTURE OUTDOORS...MAKE SURE YOU WEAR A HAT AND GLOVES.

&&

$$

MTZ011>014-047>051-054-061900-
/O.CON.KTFX.WC.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-161206T1900Z/
HILL-CASCADE-CHOUTEAU-CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN LEWIS AND CLARK-BLAINE-
SOUTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT-EASTERN TETON-JUDITH BASIN-FERGUS-
MEAGHER-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...HAVRE...GREAT FALLS...
KINGS HILL PASS...BIG SANDY...FORT BENTON...FLESHER PASS...
HELENA...LINCOLN...MACDONALD PASS...ROGERS PASS...CHINOOK...
CHOTEAU...FAIRFIELD...STANFORD...LEWISTOWN...LEWISTOWN DIVIDE...
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS
257 AM MST TUE DEC 6 2016

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MST TODAY...

* LOCATIONS...FAIRFIELD...CHOTEAU...WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS...
  STANFORD...CHINOOK...HAVRE...GREAT FALLS...KINGS HILL PASS...
  BIG SANDY...FORT BENTON...FLESHER PASS...HELENA...LINCOLN...
  MACDONALD PASS...ROGERS PASS...LEWISTOWN...LEWISTOWN DIVIDE.

* TIMING...COLD TEMPERATURES AND LIGHT WINDS WILL CREATE WIND
  CHILL VALUES AROUND 20 BELOW ZERO THIS MORNING.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.

* WIND CHILL VALUES...ABOUT 15 BELOW TO 25 BELOW ZERO.

* IMPACTS...FROSTBITE CAN OCCUR IN LESS THAN 30 MINUTES ON
  EXPOSED SKIN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT VERY COLD AIR AND WINDS WILL
COMBINE TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS. THIS WILL RESULT IN FROST
BITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN. IF YOU
MUST VENTURE OUTDOORS...MAKE SURE YOU WEAR A HAT AND GLOVES.

&&

$$



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