Watches, Warnings & Advisories



One product issued by NWS for: Butte MT

Winter Storm Watch

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Missoula MT
1019 AM MDT Mon May 20 2024

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Butte/Blackfoot Region-
1019 AM MDT Mon May 20 2024

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH
THURSDAY MORNING ABOVE 5500 FEET...

* WHAT...Heavy snow possible. Total snow accumulations between 3 and
  9 inches possible. Higher amounts possible above 7000 feet.

* WHERE...Homestake Pass, MacDonald Pass, and Georgetown Lake.

* WHEN...From Wednesday evening through Thursday morning.

* IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult to impossible in the high
  terrain. The potential for sagging or broken branches may cause a
  few power outages.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Monitor the latest forecasts for updates on this situation.

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