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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
1013 AM MDT TUE SEP 2 2014

...COLD FRONT TO BRING EARLY SEASON SNOW TO GLACIER NATIONAL PARK...

.AN UNUSUALLY STRONG COLD FRONT FOR THIS TIME OF YEAR WILL CAUSE
RAIN AND SNOW IN GLACIER NATIONAL PARK TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY.

MTZ009-030415-
/O.NEW.KTFX.WW.Y.0040.140903T0900Z-140904T0300Z/
NORTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...LOGAN PASS
1013 AM MDT TUE SEP 2 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 9 PM MDT
WEDNESDAY FOR ELEVATIONS ABOVE 6000 FEET...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREAT FALLS HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR ELEVATIONS ABOVE 6000 FEET FOR SNOW...WHICH
IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 9 PM MDT WEDNESDAY.

* TIMING AND MAIN IMPACT: PERIODS OF RAIN THIS EVENING WILL SWITCH
  TO SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW WILL DIMINISH BY LATE MORNING. COLD
  AND WET CONDITIONS WILL BE HAZARDOUS FOR THOSE UNPREPARED IN THE
  BACK COUNTRY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: ONE TO THREE INCHES ABOVE 7000 FEET...UP TO
  AN INCH AT LOWER ELEVATIONS.

* ELEVATIONS: FOR ELEVATIONS ABOVE 6000 FEET.

* LOCATIONS AFFECTED INCLUDE: LOGAN PASS

* 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 MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW...SLEET...OR
FREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING

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

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MISSOULA MT
947 AM MDT TUE SEP 2 2014

...COLD FRONT TO BRING EARLY SEASON SNOW TO GLACIER NATIONAL PARK...

.AN UNUSUALLY STRONG COLD FRONT FOR THIS TIME OF YEAR WILL CAUSE
RAIN AND SNOW IN GLACIER NATIONAL PARK TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY.

MTZ002-040300-
/O.NEW.KMSO.WW.Y.0053.140903T0900Z-140904T0300Z/
WEST GLACIER REGION-
947 AM MDT TUE SEP 2 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 9 PM MDT
WEDNESDAY FOR GLACIER NATIONAL PARK WEST OF THE CONTINENTAL
DIVIDE...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MISSOULA HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW FOR GLACIER NATIONAL PARK WEST OF THE
CONTINENTAL DIVIDE...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 9 PM MDT
WEDNESDAY.

* IMPACTS: RAIN WILL START THIS EVENING, AND SNOW LEVELS WILL
  DROP AROUND 6,000 FEET OVERNIGHT CAUSING SNOW ACCUMULATIONS
  OVERNIGHT AND WEDNESDAY MORNING. COLD, WET, AND WINDY CONDITIONS
  WILL BE DANGEROUS FOR THOSE UNPREPARED IN THE BACK COUNTRY.

* TIMING: THE HEAVIEST PRECIPITATION IS EXPECTED FROM MIDNIGHT
  THROUGH 9 AM, WITH THE TRANSITION TO ACCUMULATING SNOW OCCURING
  AFTER 3 AM MDT.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...GLACIER NATIONAL PARK

&&

$$

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