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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MISSOULA MT
922 AM MDT TUE MAR 31 2015

IDZ010-011500-
/O.NEW.KMSO.WW.Y.0026.150401T0000Z-150401T1500Z/
EASTERN LEMHI COUNTY-
922 AM MDT TUE MAR 31 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO
9 AM MDT WEDNESDAY FOR LOST TRAIL PASS...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MISSOULA HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND FREEZING ICE/SLUSH ON ROADS FOR
LOST TRAIL PASS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 9
AM MDT WEDNESDAY.

* IMPACTS/TIMING: A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL STALL OVER THE LOST
  TRAIL PASS AREA THIS EVENING AND PRODUCE SNOW SHOWERS. ROAD
  TEMPERATURES WILL INITIALLY BE ABOVE FREEZING AND CAUSE THE SNOW
  TO MELT OR BECOME SLUSH. TEMPERATURES SHOULD QUICKLY DROP
  THROUGH THE EVENING WITH MUCH OF THE SLUSH/WET ROADWAY QUICKLY
  TURNING TO ICE AND VERY SLICK TRAVEL CONDITIONS. ALSO,
  ADDITIONAL SNOW SHOWERS ARE EXPECTED THROUGH THE EVENING WITH
  ROADS BECOME SNOW COVERED AS WELL.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 2 TO 4 INCHES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW...AND
DEVELOPING ICY ROAD CONDITIONS WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE
PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE
CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

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