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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MISSOULA MT
205 PM MST SAT FEB 6 2016

MTZ002-006-043-070600-
/O.CON.KMSO.WW.Y.0015.000000T0000Z-160207T0600Z/
205 PM MST SAT FEB 6 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM MST THIS
EVENING ABOVE 4000 FEET...

* IMPACTS/TIMING: WIDESPREAD SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE ABOVE 4000
  FEET THROUGH THIS EVENING. SNOW COVERED ROADS WILL CAUSE
  DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY OVER MOUNTAIN PASSES.
  GUSTY WINDS OVER MARIAS PASS WILL CONTINUE TO PRODUCE PERIODS OF
  LOW VISIBILITY DUE TO BLOWING SNOW.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO 3 INCHES...MAINLY IN THE
  HIGHER TERRAIN AND OVER MOUNTAIN PASSES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...BAD ROCK CANYON...ESSEX...HIGHWAY
  83 BIGFORK TO SWAN LAKE...MARIAS PASS...POLEBRIDGE...HIGHWAY
  93 SULA TO LOST TRAIL PASS...LOLO PASS...HIGHWAY 200 BONNER TO
  GREENOUGH...HIGHWAY 83 SEELEY LAKE TO CONDON...I-90 EAST
  MISSOULA TO BEARMOUTH

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MISSOULA MT
205 PM MST SAT FEB 6 2016

MTZ007-070600-
/O.CON.KMSO.WW.Y.0015.000000T0000Z-160207T0600Z/
205 PM MST SAT FEB 6 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM MST THIS
EVENING...

* IMPACTS/TIMING: ALTHOUGH SNOW HAS LARGELY DECREASED ACROSS THE
  AREA, ROAD CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE TO BE A MIX OF SNOW COVERED
  AND ICY AS MOISTURE FREEZES TO THE ROADWAYS. IN ADDITION...GUSTY
  WINDS WILL CREATE DANGEROUS CROSS WINDS OVER MACDONALD PASS...ALONG
  INTERSTATE 90 FROM GARRISON JUNCTION TO ANACONDA AND ALONG
  MONTANA HIGHWAY 1. WINDS WILL CREATE LOW VISIBILITY DUE TO
  BLOWING SNOW...PARTICULARLY OVER MACDONALD PASS. EXPECT SLOW
  TRAVEL AND CHANGEABLE CONDITIONS INTO THIS EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: ADDITIONAL SNOW LESS THAN AN INCH...MAINLY
  OVER MOUNTAIN PASSES.

* WINDS: WEST TO NORTHWEST 15-25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...BUTTE...GEORGETOWN LAKE...HIGHWAY
  12 GARRISON TO ELLISTON...HOMESTAKE PASS...MACDONALD PASS

$$

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