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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Billings MT
737 PM MDT Mon Apr 15 2024

MTZ067-170145-
/O.CON.KBYZ.WS.W.0009.240417T0000Z-240419T0000Z/
Absaroka/Beartooth Mountains-
Including the locations of Cooke City
737 PM MDT Mon Apr 15 2024

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM TUESDAY TO 6 PM
MDT THURSDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations between 10
  and 16 inches. Winds gusting as high as 35 mph creating
  significant blowing snow.

* WHERE...Absaroka/Beartooth Mountains.

* WHEN...From 6 PM Tuesday to 6 PM MDT Thursday.

* IMPACTS...Recreation in the high country will be impacted by heavy
  snow and blowing snow making recreation activities difficult to
  dangerous at times.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Expect avalanche danger to increase. The
  heaviest snow accumulations are expected on north facing slopes.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If you are heading to the high country be prepared for dangerous
winter conditions. Be sure to let someone know your plans in case
you become stranded.

&&

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Billings MT
737 PM MDT Mon Apr 15 2024

MTZ171-WYZ198-170145-
/O.CON.KBYZ.WS.W.0009.240417T0000Z-240419T0000Z/
Pryor/Northern Bighorn Mountains-Northeast Bighorn Mountains-
Including the locations of Burgess Jct and Story
737 PM MDT Mon Apr 15 2024

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM TUESDAY TO 6 PM
MDT THURSDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations between 10
  and 20 inches. Winds gusting as high as 40 mph creating
  significant blowing snow.

* WHERE...In Montana, Pryor/Northern Bighorn Mountains. In Wyoming,
  Northeast Bighorn Mountains.

* WHEN...From 6 PM Tuesday to 6 PM MDT Thursday.

* IMPACTS...Heavy wet snow and gusty winds may cause tree and power
  line damage resulting in power outages. Recreation in the high
  country will be impacted by heavy accumulating snow and near
  whiteout conditions at times. Travel could be very difficult to
  impossible on Highway 14 over the Bighorn mountains.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Expect avalanche danger to increase. If you
  are heading to the high country be prepared for dangerous winter
  conditions. Be sure to let someone know your plans in case you
  become stranded.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

For the latest road conditions, call 5 1 1.

Persons should consider delaying travel through the warned area. If
travel is absolutely necessary, drive with extreme caution. Consider
taking a winter storm kit along with you, including such items as
tire chains, booster cables, flashlight, shovel, blankets and extra
clothing. Also take water, a first aid kit, and anything else that
would help you survive in case you become stranded.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Denver CO
652 PM MDT Mon Apr 15 2024

COZ033-034-161200-
/O.CON.KBOU.WS.W.0012.000000T0000Z-240416T2100Z/
South and East Jackson/Larimer/North and Northeast
Grand/Northwest Boulder Counties Above 9000 Feet-South and
Southeast Grand/West Central and Southwest Boulder/Gilpin/Clear
Creek/Summit/North and West Park Counties Above 9000 Feet-
Including the cities of Cameron Pass, Winter Park, Laramie and
Medicine Bow Mountains, Indian Peaks, East Slopes Mosquito Range,
Rabbit Ears Range, Williams Fork Mountains, Breckenridge, East
Slopes Southern Gore Range, Eisenhower Tunnel, Mount Blue Sky,
Rocky Mountain National Park, Berthoud Pass, Willow Creek Pass,
and Kenosha Mountains
652 PM MDT Mon Apr 15 2024

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM MDT TUESDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations between 8 and
  18 inches, heaviest over the northern Front Range mountains. Winds
  gusting as high as 60 mph, strongest across the Front Range
  mountains.

* WHERE...Rocky Mountain National Park and the Medicine Bow Range,
  and The Mountains of Summit County, the Mosquito Range, and the
  Indian Peaks.

* WHEN...Until 3 PM MDT Tuesday.

* IMPACTS...Roads will likely become slick and hazardous, with
  reduced visibility in blowing snow at times.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Roads will be slick resulting in slow and hazardous travel. Allow
extra time to reach your destination.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Great Falls MT
447 PM MDT Mon Apr 15 2024

MTZ330-161400-
/O.CON.KTFX.WS.W.0012.240417T0000Z-240418T0000Z/
Gallatin and Madison County Mountains and Centennial Mountains-
Including the following locations: Targhee Pass, Raynolds Pass,
Big Sky, and West Yellowstone
447 PM MDT Mon Apr 15 2024

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM TUESDAY TO 6 PM
MDT WEDNESDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations between 7 and
  14 inches, except 2 to 4 inches along the Montana Idaho border,
  including the West Yellowstone area.

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

* WHEN...From 6 PM Tuesday to 6 PM MDT Wednesday.

* IMPACTS...Roads, and especially bridges and overpasses, will
  likely become slick and hazardous.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Cheyenne WY
154 PM MDT Mon Apr 15 2024

WYZ114-161200-
/O.CON.KCYS.WS.W.0015.240415T2100Z-240416T2100Z/
Snowy Range-
Including the cities of Centennial and Albany
154 PM MDT Mon Apr 15 2024

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM MDT
TUESDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 12 to
  18 inches, mainly above 9000 feet in elevation. Winds gusting
  as high as 55 mph.

* WHERE...Snowy Range.

* WHEN...Through 3 PM MDT Tuesday.

* IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult to impossible. Areas
  of blowing snow could significantly reduce visibility.
  Snowmobilers and hikers could become disoriented and lost.

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 for the state you are calling from can
be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

&&

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