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FLUS45 KBYZ 281100
HWOBYZ

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
400 AM MST FRI NOV 28 2014

MTZ028.042-056.058-063.068-WYZ098-099-291100-
SOUTHERN WHEATLAND-MUSSELSHELL-TREASURE-NORTHERN ROSEBUD-CUSTER-
FALLON-NORTHERN STILLWATER-YELLOWSTONE-POWDER RIVER-CARTER-
SOUTHERN BIG HORN-EASTERN CARBON-NORTHERN PARK-
NORTHERN SWEET GRASS-GOLDEN VALLEY-RED LODGE FOOTHILLS-
NORTHERN BIG HORN-SOUTHERN ROSEBUD-JUDITH GAP-PARADISE VALLEY-
LIVINGSTON AREA-BEARTOOTH FOOTHILLS-ABSAROKA/BEARTOOTH MOUNTAINS-
CRAZY MOUNTAINS-NORTHEAST BIGHORN MOUNTAINS-SHERIDAN FOOTHILLS-
400 AM MST FRI NOV 28 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL
MONTANA...SOUTH CENTRAL MONTANA...SOUTHEAST MONTANA AND NORTH
CENTRAL WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

STRONG SOUTHWEST WINDS WITH GUSTS OF 60 TO 70 MPH CAN BE EXPECTED
AT LIVINGSTON AND NYE TODAY AND TONIGHT. OCCASIONAL GUSTS OF 40 TO
55 MPH WILL OCCUR AT OTHER FOOTHILL LOCATIONS SUCH AS BIG
TIMBER...ROSCOE...RED LODGE...DAYTON AND SHERIDAN. TRAVEL WILL BE
IMPACTED IN ALL OF THESE AREAS BY GUSTY CROSS WINDS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

GUSTY SOUTHWEST WINDS ALONG THE FOOTHILLS WILL DECREASE SATURDAY
MORNING WITH THE ARRIVAL OF A COLD FRONT.

AFTER A COUPLE OF VERY MILD DAYS...A SHOT OF ARCTIC AIR WILL
ARRIVE EARLY SATURDAY MORNING. A PERIOD OF SNOW SATURDAY INTO
EARLY SUNDAY IS EXPECTED TO PRODUCE A WIDESPREAD 2 TO 4 INCHES OF
SNOWFALL...WITH HEAVIER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE ALONG THE MOUNTAINS AND
FOOTHILLS. TEMPERATURES WILL REMAIN FRIGID ON SUNDAY BEFORE A
GRADUAL WARMING TREND DEVELOPS EARLY NEXT WEEK. THOSE TRAVELING OR
PLANNING TO BE OUTDOORS THIS HOLIDAY WEEKEND SHOULD BE PREPARED
FOR WINTER CONDITIONS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER
CONDITIONS ACCORDING TO STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES.

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FLUS45 KGGW 281011
HWOGGW

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GLASGOW MT
311 AM MST FRI NOV 28 2014

MTZ016.027-059-061-062-291100-
CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST PHILLIPS-CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN VALLEY-
DANIELS-SHERIDAN-WESTERN ROOSEVELT-PETROLEUM-GARFIELD-MCCONE-
RICHLAND-DAWSON-PRAIRIE-WIBAUX-NORTHERN PHILLIPS-NORTHERN VALLEY-
EASTERN ROOSEVELT-
311 AM MST FRI NOV 28 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST
MONTANA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH NORTHEAST MONTANA WITH SNOW
LIKELY TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

THIS WEEKEND...AN ADDITIONAL 2 TO 4 INCHES OF SNOW IS POSSIBLE THROUGH
SATURDAY NIGHT. TEMPERATURES WILL FALL TO 5 BELOW TO NEAR 20 BELOW
ZERO FOR LOWS SATURDAY NIGHT WITH WIND CHILLS AS LOW AS 35 BELOW
ZERO.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER
CONDITIONS ACCORDING TO STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES.

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MTZ060-291100-
SOUTHWEST PHILLIPS-
311 AM MST FRI NOV 28 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST
MONTANA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

GUSTY DOWN-SLOPE WEST WINDS IN THE LEE OF THE LITTLE ROCKIES WILL
CONTINUE TODAY. A HIGH WIND WARNING IS IN EFFECT.

A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH NORTHEAST MONTANA TONIGHT
WITH SNOW LIKELY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

THIS WEEKEND...AN ARCTIC COLD FRONT WILL BRING AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO
4 INCHES OF SNOW THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT. TEMPERATURES WILL FALL TO
5 BELOW TO NEAR 20 BELOW ZERO FOR LOWS SATURDAY NIGHT WITH WIND
CHILLS AS LOW AS 35 BELOW ZERO.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER
CONDITIONS ACCORDING TO STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES.

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