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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MISSOULA MT
142 PM MST TUE JAN 17 2017

MTZ001-182045-
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142 PM MST TUE JAN 17 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM MST WEDNESDAY...

* IMPACTS/TIMING: LIGHT SNOW AND POTENTIALLY FREEZING DRIZZLE WILL
  MOVE OVER LINCOLN COUNTY THIS AFTERNOON. PRECIPITATION WILL
  DIMINISH THIS EVENING...THEN INTENSIFY BY WEDNESDAY MORNING.
  PRECIPITATION WILL START OFF AS SNOW...THEN A PERIOD OF
  FREEZING RAIN AND FINALLY TO ALL RAIN BY WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.
  AREAS CLOSER TO THE MONTANA/IDAHO BORDER WILL EXPERIENCE THE
  HEAVIEST AMOUNTS. REFREEZE ON ROADS IS POSSIBLE AFTER SUNSET
  WEDNESDAY DUE TO COLD SUB SURFACE TEMPERATURES. HAZARDOUS
  DRIVING CONDITIONS WILL BE POSSIBLE TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY
  EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 1 TO 3 INCHES FOR THE WESTERN HALF OF
  LINCOLN COUNTY.

* ICE ACCUMULATIONS: GENERALLY LESS THAN A TENTH OF AN
  INCH...POTENTIALLY UP TO A QUARTER OF INCH FOR THE BULL RIVER UP
  TOWARDS YAAK.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE: HIGHWAY 2 KALISPELL TO LIBBY,
  HIGHWAY 37 EUREKA TO LIBBY, HIGHWAY 56 BULL LAKE ROAD, AND
  HIGHWAY 93 EUREKA TO WHITEFISH

$$

MTZ004-182045-
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142 PM MST TUE JAN 17 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO
11 PM MST WEDNESDAY...

* IMPACTS/TIMING: PRECIPITATION WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA WEDNESDAY
  MORNING. THE PRECIPITATION WILL START OFF AS SNOW...THEN A
  PERIOD OF FREEZING RAIN AND FINALLY TO ALL RAIN BY WEDNESDAY
  AFTERNOON. AREAS CLOSER TO THE MONTANA/IDAHO BORDER WILL
  EXPERIENCE THE HEAVIEST AMOUNTS. REFREEZE ON ROADS IS POSSIBLE
  AFTER SUNSET WEDNESDAY DUE TO COLD SUB SURFACE TEMPERATURES.
  HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS WILL BE POSSIBLE LATER TONIGHT TROUGH
  WEDNESDAY EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 2 TO 5 INCHES AT LOOKOUT PASS.

* ICE ACCUMULATIONS: GENERALLY LESS THAN A TENTH OF AN
  INCH...POTENTIALLY UP TO A QUARTER OF INCH FOR AREAS CLOSER TO
  THE MONTANA/IDAHO BORDER.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE: EVARO HILL, HIGHWAY 200 THOMPSON
  FALLS TO PLAINS, HIGHWAY 200 TROUT CREEK TO HERON, AND I- 90
  LOOKOUT PASS TO HAUGAN

$$

IDZ005-007-182045-
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1242 PM PST TUE JAN 17 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO
10 PM PST WEDNESDAY...

* IMPACTS/TIMING: PRECIPITATION WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA WEDNESDAY
  MORNING. THE PRECIPITATION WILL START OFF AS SNOW...THEN A
  PERIOD OF FREEZING RAIN IN THE VALLEYS AND FINALLY TO ALL RAIN
  BY WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON. REFREEZE ON ROADS IS POSSIBLE AFTER
  SUNSET WEDNESDAY DUE TO COLD SUB SURFACE TEMPERATURES. ANOTHER
  CONCERN WILL BE WEIGHT LOADING OF SNOW DUE TO THE RAINFALL
  CAUSING STRAIN ON STRUCTURES. HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS WILL
  BE POSSIBLE LATER TONIGHT TROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: LITTLE TO NO ACCUMULATIONS IN THE LOWER
  ELEVATIONS WITH 2 TO 5 INCHES ABOVE 4000 FEET.

* ICE ACCUMULATIONS: POTENTIALLY UP TO A QUARTER OF AN INCH IN THE
  LOWER ELEVATIONS OF CLEARWATER COUNTY.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE: ELK RIVER, HIGHWAY 11 PIERCE TO
  HEADQUARTERS, PIERCE, CAMAS PRAIRIE, GRANGEVILLE AND VICINITY,
  AND GREER GRADE

$$

MTZ003-182045-
/O.NEW.KMSO.WW.Y.0004.170118T0600Z-170119T0600Z/
142 PM MST TUE JAN 17 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO
11 PM MST WEDNESDAY...

* IMPACTS/TIMING: PRECIPITATION WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA WEDNESDAY
  MORNING. THE PRECIPITATION WILL START OFF AS SNOW...THEN A
  PERIOD OF FREEZING RAIN AND FINALLY TO ALL RAIN BY WEDNESDAY
  AFTERNOON. REFREEZE ON ROADS IS POSSIBLE AFTER SUNSET WEDNESDAY
  DUE TO COLD SUB SURFACE TEMPERATURES. HAZARDOUS DRIVING
  CONDITIONS WILL BE POSSIBLE LATER TONIGHT TROUGH WEDNESDAY
  EVENING.

* ICE ACCUMULATIONS: LESS THAN A TENTH OF AN INCH.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE: FLATHEAD LAKE, FLATHEAD VALLEY,
  MISSION VALLEY, AND POLSON

$$

MTZ002-005-043-182045-
/O.NEW.KMSO.WW.Y.0004.170118T0600Z-170119T0600Z/
142 PM MST TUE JAN 17 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO
11 PM MST WEDNESDAY...

* IMPACTS/TIMING: PRECIPITATION WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA WEDNESDAY
  MORNING. PRECIPITATION WILL START OFF AS SNOW...THEN A PERIOD OF
  FREEZING RAIN AND FINALLY TO ALL RAIN BY WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.
  REFREEZE ON ROADS IS POSSIBLE AFTER SUNSET WEDNESDAY DUE TO COLD
  SUB SURFACE TEMPERATURES. HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS WILL BE
  POSSIBLE LATER TONIGHT TROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING.

* ICE ACCUMULATIONS: LESS THAN A TENTH OF AN INCH.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE: BAD ROCK CANYON, ESSEX, HIGHWAY 83
  BIGFORK TO SWAN LAKE, MARIAS PASS, POLEBRIDGE, BITTERROOT
  VALLEY, MISSOULA, HIGHWAY 200 BONNER TO GREENOUGH, HIGHWAY 83
  SEELEY LAKE TO CONDON, AND I-90 EAST MISSOULA TO BEARMOUTH

$$

IDZ006-182045-
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1242 PM PST TUE JAN 17 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO
10 PM PST WEDNESDAY...

* IMPACTS/TIMING: PRECIPITATION WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA WEDNESDAY
  MORNING. THE PRECIPITATION WILL START OFF AS SNOW...THEN A
  PERIOD OF FREEZING RAIN AND FINALLY TO ALL RAIN BY WEDNESDAY
  AFTERNOON. REFREEZE ON ROADS IS POSSIBLE AFTER SUNSET WEDNESDAY
  DUE TO COLD SUB SURFACE TEMPERATURES. HAZARDOUS DRIVING
  CONDITIONS WILL BE POSSIBLE LATER TONIGHT TROUGH WEDNESDAY
  EVENING.

* ICE ACCUMULATIONS: LESS THAN A TENTH OF AN INCH.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE: DIXIE, ELK CITY, AND HIGHWAY 12
  LOWELL TO LOLO PASS

$$


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