Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Great Falls MT
135 PM MST Sat Feb 24 2024

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East Glacier Park Region-
Including the following locations: East Glacier Park, Logan Pass,
Babb, Marias Pass, Saint Mary, and Kiowa
135 PM MST Sat Feb 24 2024

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM MST SUNDAY...
...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM SUNDAY TO 11 PM MST
MONDAY...

* WHAT...For the Winter Weather Advisory, snow. Additional snow
  accumulations up to 5 inches across lower elevations and at Marias
  Pass, with up to 9 inches over the higher terrain of Glacier
  National Park. Winds gusting as high as 60 mph, with isolated
  gusts as high as 85 mph in wind prone areas. For the Winter Storm
  Warning, heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations between 3
  and 9 inches across lower elevations, with 12 to 24 inches in the
  mountains including Marias Pass. Winds gusting as high as 60 mph,
  with isolated gusts as high as 85 mph in wind prone areas.

* WHERE...East Glacier Park Region Zone.

* WHEN...For the Winter Weather Advisory, until 5 AM MST Sunday. For
  the Winter Storm Warning, from 5 AM Sunday to 11 PM MST Monday.

* IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult to impossible and tire
  chains may be required for some vehicles. Widespread blowing snow
  could significantly reduce visibility, with periods of whiteout
  conditions between East Glacier and Marias Pass on US Highway 2.
  Those in the backcountry should ensure they have appropriate
  knowledge and gear and may want to consider alternate plans.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food, and water in
your vehicle in case of an emergency. The latest road conditions can
be obtained by calling 5 1 1 or visiting the MDT Road Report website.

To see a graphical representation of the degree of stress on young
livestock please visit our webpage and select Local Programs then
Cold Air Advisory for Newborn Livestock.

Slow down and use caution while traveling. The latest road
conditions can be obtained by calling 5 1 1 or visiting the MDT Road
Report website.

&&

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Southern Rocky Mountain Front-
Including the following locations: Rogers Pass
135 PM MST Sat Feb 24 2024

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM MST SUNDAY...
...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM SUNDAY TO 11 PM MST
MONDAY...

* WHAT...For the Winter Weather Advisory, snow. Additional snow
  accumulations up to 4 inches. Winds gusting as high as 60 mph,
  with isolated gusts as high as 85 mph in wind prone areas. For the
  Winter Storm Warning, heavy snow expected. Total snow
  accumulations between 3 and 9 inches across lower elevations and
  over Rogers Pass, with up to 17 inches in the mountains of the Bob
  Marshall Wilderness. Winds gusting as high as 60 mph, with
  isolated gusts as high as 85 mph in wind prone areas.

* WHERE...Southern Rocky Mountain Front.

* WHEN...For the Winter Weather Advisory, until 5 AM MST Sunday. For
  the Winter Storm Warning, from 5 AM Sunday to 11 PM MST Monday.

* IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult to impossible and tire
  chains may be required for some vehicles. Those in the backcountry
  should ensure they have appropriate knowledge and gear and may
  want to consider alternate plans. Widespread blowing snow could
  significantly reduce visibility.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food, and water in
your vehicle in case of an emergency. The latest road conditions can
be obtained by calling 5 1 1 or visiting the MDT Road Report website.

To see a graphical representation of the degree of stress on young
livestock please visit our webpage and select Local Programs then
Cold Air Advisory for Newborn Livestock.

Slow down and use caution while traveling. The latest road
conditions can be obtained by calling 5 1 1 or visiting the MDT Road
Report website.

&&

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Northwest Beaverhead County-Gallatin and Madison County Mountains
and Centennial Mountains-
Including the following locations: Targhee Pass, Dewey, Chief
Joseph Pass, Wise River, Raynolds Pass, Big Hole Pass, Wisdom,
West Yellowstone, and Big Sky
135 PM MST Sat Feb 24 2024

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM SUNDAY TO 11 PM MST
MONDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations between 2 and
  6 inches across the valleys, with up to 6 to 12 inches in the
  mountains and over passes. Winds gusting as high as 70 mph.

* WHERE...Gallatin and Madison County Mountains and Centennial
  Mountains and Northwest Beaverhead County.

* WHEN...From 11 PM Sunday to 11 PM MST Monday.

* IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult and tire chains may be
  required for some vehicles. Those in the backcountry should ensure
  they are prepared for dangerous conditions. Widespread blowing
  snow could significantly reduce visibility.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food, and water in
your vehicle in case of an emergency. The latest road conditions can
be obtained by calling 5 1 1 or visiting the MDT Road Report website.

To see a graphical representation of the degree of stress on young
livestock please visit our webpage and select Local Programs then
Cold Air Advisory for Newborn Livestock.

&&

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Upper Blackfoot and MacDonald Pass-Little Belt and Highwood
Mountains-Big Belt, Bridger and Castle Mountains-Elkhorn and
Boulder Mountains-
Including the following locations: Maudlow, Lincoln, Battle Ridge
Pass, Flesher Pass, Corbin, Kings Hill Pass, Elk Park Pass,
Montana City, Boulder, Homestake Pass, Bozeman Pass, Monarch,
Neihart, MacDonald Pass, Marysville, Wickes, Clancy, Deep Creek
Pass, and Trident
135 PM MST Sat Feb 24 2024

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM SUNDAY TO 5 PM MST
MONDAY...

* WHAT...Snow expected. Total snow accumulations up to 3 inches
  below 6000 feet, with 3 to 6 inches above 6000 feet. Winds gusting
  as high as 70 mph.

* WHERE...Big Belt, Bridger and Castle Mountains, Elkhorn and
  Boulder Mountains, Little Belt and Highwood Mountains, and Upper
  Blackfoot and MacDonald Pass.

* WHEN...From 11 PM Sunday to 5 PM MST Monday.

* IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult. Areas of blowing snow
  could significantly reduce visibility.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Slow down and use caution while traveling. The latest road
conditions can be obtained by calling 5 1 1 or visiting the MDT Road
Report website.

To see a graphical representation of the degree of stress on young
livestock please visit our webpage and select Local Programs then
Cold Air Advisory for Newborn Livestock.

&&

$$

Moldan


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