Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Great Falls, MT

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
249 PM MST MON JAN 23 2017

...LIGHT SNOW TO LINGER INTO EARLY TUESDAY MORNING...

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CASCADE-CHOUTEAU-SOUTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT-EASTERN TETON-
JUDITH BASIN-FERGUS-
249 PM MST MON JAN 23 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MST
TUESDAY...

* LOCATIONS...CHOTEAU, STANFORD, LEWISTOWN, LEWISTOWN DIVIDE,
  GREAT FALLS, KINGS HILL PASS, BIG SANDY, AND FORT BENTON.

* TIMING...AFTER A BRIEF LULL IN THE SNOW THIS
  AFTERNOON...STEADIER LIGHT SNOW IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP ONCE
  AGAIN BY THIS EVENING AND CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY TUESDAY MORNING
  THEN DIMINISH TO SNOW SHOWERS OR FLURRIES.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...UP TO AN ADDITIONAL 1 INCH.

* IMPACTS...ROADWAYS WILL BE SNOW COVERED AND SLICK WITH
  VISIBILITY REDUCED TO LESS THAN A MILE AT TIMES IN FALLING SNOW
  AND AREAS OF FREEZING FOG. IN ADDITION...BLACK ICE MAY BE
  CONCEALED BENEATH THE SNOW ON SOME ROAD SURFACES WHERE DENSE FOG
  OCCURS. ROAD SURFACES IN THESE AREAS COULD BE PARTICULARLY
  TREACHEROUS...INCLUDING BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES.

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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MARTIN



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