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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GLASGOW MT
316 AM MST WED NOV 26 2014

...A WINTER STORM WILL MOVE INTO PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST MONTANA TODAY
AND SPREAD EAST TONIGHT AND THURSDAY. ACCUMULATING SNOW FROM 2 TO
6 INCHES IS POSSIBLE ALONG WITH FREEZING RAIN WHICH WILL IMPACT
TRAVEL...

MTZ021-022-060-262300-
/O.CON.KGGW.WS.W.0003.141126T1200Z-141128T0000Z/
PETROLEUM-GARFIELD-SOUTHWEST PHILLIPS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WINNETT...JORDAN...ZORTMAN
316 AM MST WED NOV 26 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST
THURSDAY...

A WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST THURSDAY.

* TIMING...THIS MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

* MAIN IMPACT...4 TO 6 INCHES OF NEW ACCUMULATING SNOW.

* OTHER IMPACTS...MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOWFALL TODAY COULD REDUCE
  VISIBILITY DOWN TO A QUARTER MILE AT TIMES. SNOW WILL CHANGE TO
  FREEZING RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT AND LAST INTO THURSDAY WELL
  AFTER MOST SNOWFALL HAS ENDED... MAKING TRAVEL EVEN MORE
  HAZARDOUS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
IF TRAVELING OR HUNTING DURING THIS TIME...CONSIDER MAKING
ALTERNATE PLANS. IF YOU DO GO...BRING EXTRA SUPPLIES AND BRING A
WINTER SURVIVAL KIT.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
914 AM MST WED NOV 26 2014

MTZ039-270100-
/O.CON.KBYZ.WS.W.0013.000000T0000Z-141127T0100Z/
EASTERN CARBON-
INCLUDING THE LOCATIONS OF...BRIDGER...JOLIET...FROMBERG...
BELFRY...WARREN
914 AM MST WED NOV 26 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MST THIS
EVENING...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL
6 PM MST THIS EVENING.

* IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY ROADS...ALONG WITH REDUCED
  VISIBILITIES.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL BECOME LIGHTER THIS AFTERNOON...ENDING BY
  LATE IN THE DAY.

* SNOWFALL...2 TO 3 ADDITIONAL INCHES...BRINGING STORM TOTALS
  TO 8 TO 14 INCHES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

CHECK ROAD REPORTS BEFORE TRAVELING...AND IF YOU GO...DRIVE WITH
EXTRA CAUTION AND LEAVE EXTRA TIME TO REACH YOUR DESTINATION.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
914 AM MST WED NOV 26 2014

MTZ067-068-270100-
/O.EXT.KBYZ.WS.W.0013.000000T0000Z-141127T0100Z/
ABSAROKA/BEARTOOTH MOUNTAINS-CRAZY MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE LOCATIONS OF...COOKE CITY
914 AM MST WED NOV 26 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MST THIS
EVENING...

THE WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW IS NOW
IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MST THIS EVENING.

* IMPACTS...LOW VISIBILITY AND DANGEROUS WINTER CONDITIONS FOR
  OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.

* TIMING...HEAVY SNOW AT TIMES...DECREASING THIS AFTERNOON.

* SNOW...AN ADDITIONAL 3 TO 6 INCHES OF SNOW IS EXPECTED WITH
  STORM TOTAL SNOWFALL BETWEEN 15 AND 25 INCHES.

* WINDS...WEST 25 TO 40 MPH WITH SIGNIFICANT BLOWING AND
  DRIFTING SNOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

CONSIDER POSTPONING YOUR PLANS FOR RECREATION IN THE MOUNTAINS
UNTIL THIS STORM HAS PASSED.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
914 AM MST WED NOV 26 2014

MTZ056-066-270100-
/O.EXT.KBYZ.WS.W.0013.000000T0000Z-141127T0100Z/
RED LODGE FOOTHILLS-BEARTOOTH FOOTHILLS-
INCLUDING THE LOCATIONS OF...RED LODGE...ROBERTS...ROSCOE...
FISHTAIL...MCLEOD...NYE
914 AM MST WED NOV 26 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MST THIS
EVENING...

THE WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6
PM MST THIS EVENING.

* IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY ROADS...ALONG WITH REDUCED
  VISIBILITIES.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE MORNING AND INTO EARLY
  AFTERNOON...BEFORE TAPERING OFF LATE IN THE DAY.

* SNOWFALL...2 TO 3 ADDITIONAL INCHES...BRINGING STORM TOTALS
  TO 8 TO 14 INCHES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

CHECK ROAD REPORTS BEFORE TRAVELING...AND IF YOU GO...DRIVE WITH
EXTRA CAUTION AND LEAVE EXTRA TIME TO REACH YOUR DESTINATION.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
914 AM MST WED NOV 26 2014

WYZ098-270100-
/O.CON.KBYZ.WS.W.0013.000000T0000Z-141127T0100Z/
NORTHEAST BIGHORN MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE LOCATIONS OF...BURGESS JCT
914 AM MST WED NOV 26 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MST THIS
EVENING...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW REMAINS IN
EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MST THIS EVENING.

* IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY ROADS ALONG WITH REDUCED
  VISIBILITIES AND DANGEROUS BACK COUNTRY CONDITIONS.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE HEAVY AT TIMES THIS MORNING...
  THEN TAPER OFF THIS AFTERNOON.

* SNOW...ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL OF 3 TO 6 INCHES WITH STORM TOTAL
  ACCUMULATION OF 12 TO 20 INCHES.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 20 TO 40 MPH WITH SIGNIFICANT BLOWING AND
  DRIFTING SNOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

CONSIDER POSTPONING YOUR PLANS FOR RECREATION IN THE MOUNTAINS
UNTIL THIS STORM HAS PASSED.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
801 AM MST WED NOV 26 2014

MTZ009-010-012-014-048-050-051-053>055-270315-
/O.CON.KTFX.WS.W.0019.000000T0000Z-141127T0600Z/
NORTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT-EASTERN GLACIER-CASCADE-
CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN LEWIS AND CLARK-
SOUTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT-JUDITH BASIN-FERGUS-BROADWATER-
MEAGHER-GALLATIN-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...BROWNING...MARIAS PASS...
CUT BANK...GREAT FALLS...KINGS HILL PASS...FLESHER PASS...
HELENA...LINCOLN...MACDONALD PASS...ROGERS PASS...CHOTEAU...
STANFORD...LEWISTOWN...LEWISTOWN DIVIDE...TOWNSEND...
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS...BATTLE RIDGE PASS...BOZEMAN...
BOZEMAN PASS...TARGHEE PASS...WEST YELLOWSTONE
801 AM MST WED NOV 26 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM MST THIS
EVENING...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11
PM MST THIS EVENING.

* TIMING AND MAIN IMPACT: SNOW WITH PERIODS OF HEAVY SNOW IN THE
  MOUNTAINS WILL CONTINUE. SNOW WILL DIMINISH OVER GALLATIN
  COUNTY WEDNESDAY MORNING AND OVER THE ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT
  WEDNESDAY NIGHT. LOCAL BLOWING SNOW IS EXPECTED IN THE
  MOUNTAINS. MUCH OF THE SNOW AT LOWER ELEVATIONS WILL
  ACCUMULATE TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY MORNING. TRAVEL WILL BE
  DIFFICULT AT TIMES.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 4 TO 10 INCHES ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATION
  ARE EXPECTED IN THE MOUNTAINS BUT MOUNTAINS IN GLACIER PARK
  COULD SEE AN ADDITIONAL FOOT OR MORE. TOTAL ACCUMULATIONS AT
  LOWER ELEVATIONS WILL RANGE FROM 2 TO 6 INCHES.

* VISIBILITY: VISIBILITY WILL BE LESS THAN ONE HALF MILE AT
  TIMES.

* LOCATIONS AFFECTED INCLUDE: CHOTEAU...WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS...
  BATTLE RIDGE PASS...BOZEMAN...BOZEMAN PASS...TARGHEE PASS...
  WEST YELLOWSTONE...STANFORD...LEWISTOWN...LEWISTOWN DIVIDE...
   BROWNING...MARIAS PASS...CUT BANK...TOWNSEND...GREAT
  FALLS... KINGS HILL PASS...FLESHER PASS...HELENA...LINCOLN...
   MACDONALD PASS...ROGERS PASS

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING.  SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF
SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN
AN EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...FOOD...AND
WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

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

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MISSOULA MT
444 AM MST WED NOV 26 2014

MTZ002-261800-
/O.CON.KMSO.WS.W.0018.000000T0000Z-141127T0600Z/
WEST GLACIER REGION-
444 AM MST WED NOV 26 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM MST THIS
EVENING...

A WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM MST THIS
EVENING.

* IMPACTS/TIMING: THE LONG-LASTING SNOW PRODUCER WILL PERSIST
  THROUGH THIS EVENING. WHILE THE MOUNTAINS WILL RECEIVE HEAVY
  SNOW THROUGH OUT THIS EVENT...SNOW LEVELS WILL BE ON THE RISE.
  THE LOWER VALLEYS WILL BEGIN AS SNOW BUT WILL CHANGE OVER TO
  RAIN DURING THE DAY TODAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: MOUNTAINS...AN ADDITIONAL 5 TO 10 INCHES
  THROUGH THIS EVENING. VALLEYS...AN ADDITIONAL 2 TO 4 INCHES
  THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...BAD ROCK CANYON...ESSEX...HIGHWAY
  83 BIGFORK TO SWAN LAKE...MARIAS PASS...POLEBRIDGE

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW
ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN AN
EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MISSOULA MT
444 AM MST WED NOV 26 2014

MTZ043-261800-
/O.CON.KMSO.WS.W.0018.000000T0000Z-141126T1800Z/
POTOMAC/SEELEY LAKE REGION-
444 AM MST WED NOV 26 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM MST THIS
MORNING...

A WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM MST THIS
MORNING.

* IMPACTS/TIMING: MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW FALL WILL CONTINUE
  THROUGH THIS MORNING... DECREASING IN INTENSITY BY AFTERNOON.
  ALTHOUGH THE MOUNTAINS WILL RECEIVE HEAVY SNOW DURING THIS
  EVENT...SNOW LEVELS WILL BE ON THE RISE TODAY. THE LOWER
  VALLEYS WILL BEGIN AS SNOW BUT WILL CHANGE OVER TO RAIN BY
  THIS AFTERNOON.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: AN ADDITIONAL 2 TO 4 INCHES THROUGH THIS
  MORNING FROM SEELEY LAKE TO CONDON... OTHERWISE AN ADDITIONAL
  1 TO 3 INCHES. SURROUNDING MOUNTAINS COULD SEE AN ADDITIONAL 4
  TO 8 INCHES THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...HIGHWAY 200 BONNER TO GREENOUGH...
   HIGHWAY 83 SEELEY LAKE TO CONDON...I-90 EAST MISSOULA TO
  BEARMOUTH

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING.  SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF
SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN
AN EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$

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