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Special Weather Statement

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WWUS85 KBYZ 171608
SPSBYZ

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
1008 AM MDT FRI OCT 17 2014
 
MTZ029.033-035.038-057-171730-
CUSTER MT-CARTER MT-TREASURE MT-POWDER RIVER MT-MUSSELSHELL MT-
YELLOWSTONE MT-NORTHERN ROSEBUD MT-FALLON MT-NORTHERN BIG HORN MT-
SOUTHERN BIG HORN MT-
1008 AM MDT FRI OCT 17 2014

...LOCALLY DENSE FOG IMPACTING LOCATIONS EAST OF BILLINGS...

LOCALLY DENSE FOG WAS IMPACTING LOCATIONS EAST OF BILLINGS THIS 
MORNING WITH VISIBILITY FALLING BELOW A HALF MILE AT TIMES. THE FOG 
WAS MOST DENSE ALONG RIVER VALLEYS AND LOW LYING AREAS. THE FOG WILL 
SLOWLY DISSIPATE THROUGH THE MORNING AND VISIBILITIES SHOULD IMPROVE 
BY NOON. 

THOSE WITH TRAVEL PLANS EAST OF BILLINGS THIS MORNING...NEED TO BE 
PREPARED FOR DRAMATIC FLUCTUATIONS IN VISIBILITY DUE TO FOG.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
MILES CITY...HARDIN...FORSYTH...BAKER...EKALAKA...HYSHAM...CUSTER...
RIDGEWAY...ALZADA...VOLBORG...CROW AGENCY...ROSEBUD...PLEVNA...
ISMAY...OLLIE...BOYES...CARTERSVILLE...GARLAND...MEDICINE ROCKS ST
PARK AND ALBION.

LAT...LON 4500 10504 4556 10535 4584 10599 4596 10667
      4552 10741 4622 10813 4675 10737 4684 10670
      4683 10562 4666 10558 4654 10524 4654 10499
      4668 10460 4664 10405 4500 10404
TIME...MOT...LOC 1601Z 238DEG 49KT 4630 10717 

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