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Winter Storm Watch

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Billings MT
602 AM MDT Tue Oct 20 2020

MTZ034-040-042-056-057-063>066-138-139-141-169-170-172-228-235-
211215-
/O.CON.KBYZ.WS.A.0007.201022T0000Z-201023T0000Z/
Northern Stillwater-Northern Park-Golden Valley-
Red Lodge Foothills-Northern Big Horn-Judith Gap-Paradise Valley-
Livingston Area-Beartooth Foothills-Southern Big Horn-
Southeastern Carbon-Northern Sweet Grass-Bighorn Canyon-
Northern Carbon-Melville Foothills-Southern Wheatland-
Southwestern Yellowstone-
Including the locations of Columbus, Absarokee, Park City,
Rapelje, Clyde Park, Wilsall, Ryegate, Lavina, Red Lodge,
Roberts, Roscoe, Hardin, Crow Agency, Busby, Judith Gap,
Emigrant, Livingston, Springdale, Fishtail, McLeod, Nye,
Lodge Grass, Pryor, Wyola, Bridger, Belfry, Warren, Big Timber,
Joliet, Fromberg, Melville, Harlowton, Twodot, Shawmut, Billings,
Laurel, Huntley, and Broadview
602 AM MDT Tue Oct 20 2020

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING
THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

* WHAT...Heavy snow and blowing snow. Total snow accumulations
  of 6 to 9 inches possible.

* WHERE...Portions of Central and South Central Montana.

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

* IMPACTS...Travel could become very difficult. The hazardous
  conditions could impact the morning or evening commutes.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

For the latest road conditions, call 5 1 1.

Additional graphics for this hazard can be found at
http://www.weather.gov/billings

&&

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Billings MT
144 AM MDT Tue Oct 20 2020

MTZ029>034-036-037-040-042-056>058-063>068-138-139-141-169>173-228-
235-WYZ198-199-202045-
Musselshell-Treasure-Northern Rosebud-Custer-Fallon-
Northern Stillwater-Powder River-Carter-Northern Park-
Golden Valley-Red Lodge Foothills-Northern Big Horn-
Southern Rosebud-Judith Gap-Paradise Valley-Livingston Area-
Beartooth Foothills-Absaroka/Beartooth Mountains-Crazy Mountains-
Southern Big Horn-Southeastern Carbon-Northern Sweet Grass-
Bighorn Canyon-Northern Carbon-Pryor/Northern Bighorn Mountains-
Melville Foothills-Northeastern Yellowstone-Southern Wheatland-
Southwestern Yellowstone-Northeast Bighorn Mountains-
Sheridan Foothills-
144 AM MDT Tue Oct 20 2020

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of central
Montana...south central Montana...southeast Montana and north
central Wyoming.

* WHAT...Accumulating snow and unseasonably cold temperatures.

* WHERE...Southern Montana and north central Wyoming.

* WHEN...Late Wednesday through the weekend.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Two weather systems are expected to impact
  our region, late Wednesday into Thursday and another by
  Saturday. Both systems have the potential to produce significant
  accumulating snowfall.

* ADDITIONAL HAZARD CONCERNS...Record cold temperatures are
  possible. Highs Thursday through the weekend may only be in the
  20s with overnight lows in the single digits and teens. Some
  locations may even see below zero temps by the weekend.

 PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Be sure to keep up to date on future forecasts as details
concerning locations, timing, and impacts unfold. Plan travel
accordingly and allow for slower drive times due to the potential
for snowpacked and slick roads.

&&

$$



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