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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
525 AM MDT FRI SEP 19 2014

MTZ008-015-055-191600-
/O.NEW.KTFX.FG.Y.0005.140919T1125Z-140919T1600Z/
BEAVERHEAD-MADISON-GALLATIN-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...MONIDA PASS...RAYNOLDS PASS...
WEST YELLOWSTONE
525 AM MDT FRI SEP 19 2014

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM MDT THIS MORNING FOR
VALLEY ELEVATIONS BELOW 7000 FEET...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREAT FALLS HAS ISSUED A DENSE
FOG ADVISORY FOR VALLEY ELEVATIONS BELOW 7000 FEET...WHICH IS IN
EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM MDT THIS MORNING.

* TIMING AND MAIN IMPACT: AREAS OF DENSE FOG WILL IMPACT SOME
  VALLEYS OF FAR SOUTHWEST MONTANA THROUGH MID MORNING. THESE
  VALLEYS ARE SOUTHEAST OF A LINE FROM MONIDA PASS TO ENNIS TO
  BOZEMAN. THE FOG SHOULD DISSIPATE BY 10 AM MDT.

* VISIBILITY: LESS THAN ONE QUARTER MILE IN SOME AREAS.

* ELEVATIONS: FOR VALLEY ELEVATIONS BELOW 7000 FEET.

* OTHER IMPACTS: WATER DEPOSITS FROM THE FOG WILL LIKELY CAUSE
  SOME ROADWAYS AND SIDEWALKS TO BE SLIPPERY.

* LOCATIONS AFFECTED INCLUDE: WEST YELLOWSTONE...RAYNOLDS PASS...
  MONIDA 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 DENSE FOG ADVISORY MEANS VISIBILITIES WILL FREQUENTLY BE
REDUCED TO LESS THAN ONE QUARTER MILE. IF DRIVING...SLOW DOWN...
USE YOUR HEADLIGHTS...AND LEAVE PLENTY OF DISTANCE AHEAD OF YOU.

&&

$$

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