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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
928 PM 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.

MTZ009-031200-
/O.CON.KTFX.WW.Y.0040.140903T0900Z-140904T0300Z/
NORTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...LOGAN PASS
928 PM MDT TUE SEP 2 2014

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

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

* TIMING AND MAIN IMPACT: RAIN WILL DEVELOP LATE TONIGHT AND
  SWITCH TO SNOW WEDNESDAY MORNING. SNOW WILL DIMINISH EARLY
  WEDNESDAY EVENING. COLD AND WET CONDITIONS WILL BE HAZARDOUS FOR
  THOSE UNPREPARED IN THE BACK COUNTRY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: UP TO AN INCH FROM 6000 FEET TO 7000
  FEET...ONE TO THREE INCHES FROM 7000 FEET TO 8000 FEET...THREE
  TO SIX INCHES ABOVE 8000 FEET.

* VISIBILITIES: BELOW ONE MILE AT TIMES.

* 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:

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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