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Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
912 PM MST MON MAR 2 2015

MTZ008-015-052>055-031800-
/O.CON.KTFX.WW.Y.0012.000000T0000Z-150303T1800Z/
BEAVERHEAD-MADISON-JEFFERSON-BROADWATER-MEAGHER-GALLATIN-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...BIG HOLE PASS...
CHIEF JOSEPH PASS...DILLON...MONIDA PASS...ENNIS...NORRIS HILL...
RAYNOLDS PASS...TWIN BRIDGES...BOULDER...BOULDER HILL...
ELK PARK PASS...HOMESTAKE PASS...WHITEHALL...TOWNSEND...
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS...BATTLE RIDGE PASS...BOZEMAN...
BOZEMAN PASS...TARGHEE PASS...WEST YELLOWSTONE
912 PM MST MON MAR 2 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM MST
TUESDAY...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW REMAINS IN
EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM MST TUESDAY.

* TIMING AND MAIN IMPACT: LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO
  SPREAD SOUTH ACROSS SOUTHWEST MONTANA OVERNIGHT...THEN IT WILL
  DIMINISH TUESDAY MORNING. GUSTY NORTH WINDS WITH BLOWING AND
  DRIFTING SNOW WILL ALSO SPREAD SOUTH THROUGH THE EVENING
  HOURS...BUT THEY WILL DIMINISH LATER TONIGHT INTO THE MORNING
  HOURS. THIS WILL MAKE FOR HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS ON ICY AND
  SNOW PACKED ROADS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 1 TO 2 INCHES IN THE VALLEYS. 3 TO 6 INCHES
  IN THE MOUNTAINS...UP TO 8 INCHES POSSIBLE ON THE HIGHER PEAKS.

* WINDS AND VISIBILITY: GUSTY NORTH WINDS AT 20 TO 25 MPH WITH
  GUSTS TO 40 MPH WILL REDUCE VISIBILITY TO LESS THAN ONE MILE
  AT TIMES IN BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW...MAINLY OVERNIGHT.

* TEMPERATURE AND WIND CHILL: TEMPERATURES FALLING INTO THE
  SINGLE DIGITS ABOVE AND BELOW ZERO OVERNIGHT...COMBINED WITH
  THE WINDY CONDITIONS...WILL CREATE WIND CHILL VALUES OF 10
  BELOW ZERO TO 20 BELOW ZERO LATER TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY
  MORNING.

* LOCATIONS AFFECTED INCLUDE: WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS...BATTLE
  RIDGE PASS...BOZEMAN...BOZEMAN PASS...TARGHEE PASS... WEST
  YELLOWSTONE...BOULDER...BOULDER HILL...ELK PARK PASS...
  HOMESTAKE PASS...WHITEHALL...TOWNSEND...BIG HOLE PASS...
  CHIEF JOSEPH PASS...DILLON...MONIDA PASS...ENNIS... NORRIS
  HILL...RAYNOLDS PASS...TWIN BRIDGES.

* TO SEE A GRAPHICAL REPRESENTATION OF THIS HAZARD PLEASE VISIT
  OUR WEB PAGE AND CLICK ON THE DETAILED HAZARDS TAB.

* TO SEE A GRAPHICAL REPRESENTATION OF THE DEGREE OF STRESS ON
  YOUNG LIVESTOCK PLEASE VISIT OUR WEB PAGE AND CLICK ON THE C
  A N L LINK ON THE LEFT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT
VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO A COMBINATION OF FALLING AND
BLOWING SNOW. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN
AREAS.

FOR SPECIFIC ROAD AND TRAVEL CONDITIONS IN MONTANA...DIAL 5 1 1.

&&

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