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Winter Storm Warning/Watch/Advisory

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Note:  Be sure to pay close attention to the date and time of each warning.    
This document contains all warnings in the state so please read the
complete document.
 
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WWUS45 KBYZ 260416
WSWBYZ

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
916 PM MST TUE NOV 25 2014

MTZ067-068-261900-
/O.CON.KBYZ.WS.W.0013.000000T0000Z-141126T1900Z/
ABSAROKA/BEARTOOTH MOUNTAINS-CRAZY MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE LOCATIONS OF...COOKE CITY
916 PM MST TUE NOV 25 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MST
WEDNESDAY...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW REMAINS IN
EFFECT UNTIL NOON MST WEDNESDAY.

* IMPACTS...LOW VISIBILITY AND DANGEROUS WINTER CONDITIONS FOR
  OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.

* TIMING...HEAVY SNOW TONIGHT...THEN DECREASING WEDNESDAY.

* SNOW...AN ADDITIONAL 5 TO 10 INCHES OF SNOW IS EXPECTED WITH
  STORM TOTAL SNOWFALL BETWEEN 15 AND 25 INCHES.

* WINDS...WEST 25 TO 40 MPH WITH SIGNIFICANT BLOWING AND DRIFTING
  SNOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

CONSIDER POSTPONING YOUR PLANS FOR RECREATION IN THE MOUNTAINS
UNTIL THIS STORM HAS PASSED.

&&

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WYZ098-270100-
/O.CON.KBYZ.WS.W.0013.000000T0000Z-141127T0100Z/
NORTHEAST BIGHORN MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE LOCATIONS OF...BURGESS JCT
916 PM MST TUE NOV 25 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MST
WEDNESDAY...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW REMAINS IN
EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MST WEDNESDAY. 

* IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY ROADS ALONG WITH REDUCED 
  VISIBILITIES AND DANGEROUS BACK COUNTRY CONDITIONS. 

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE HEAVY AT TIMES THROUGH WEDNESDAY
  MORNING...THEN TAPER OFF WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.

* SNOW...ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL OF 6 TO 10 INCHES WITH STORM TOTAL
  ACCUMULATION OF 12 TO 20 INCHES.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 20 TO 40 MPH WITH SIGNIFICANT BLOWING AND
  DRIFTING SNOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

CONSIDER POSTPONING YOUR PLANS FOR RECREATION IN THE MOUNTAINS
UNTIL THIS STORM HAS PASSED.

&&

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MTZ056-066-261900-
/O.CON.KBYZ.WS.W.0013.000000T0000Z-141126T1900Z/
RED LODGE FOOTHILLS-BEARTOOTH FOOTHILLS-
INCLUDING THE LOCATIONS OF...RED LODGE...ROBERTS...ROSCOE...
FISHTAIL...MCLEOD...NYE
916 PM MST TUE NOV 25 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MST
WEDNESDAY...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL
NOON MST WEDNESDAY.

* IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY ROADS...ALONG WITH REDUCED 
  VISIBILITIES. 

* TIMING...MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW TONIGHT WILL BECOME LIGHTER
  WEDNESDAY MORNING BEFORE ENDING BY MIDDAY WEDNESDAY.

* SNOWFALL...4 TO 6 ADDITIONAL INCHES...BRINGING STORM TOTALS 
  TO 8 TO 12 INCHES. 

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

STRONGLY CONSIDER POSTPONING TRAVEL UNTIL WEDNESDAY.

&&

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MTZ039-270100-
/O.CON.KBYZ.WS.W.0013.000000T0000Z-141127T0100Z/
EASTERN CARBON-
INCLUDING THE LOCATIONS OF...BRIDGER...JOLIET...FROMBERG...
BELFRY...WARREN
916 PM MST TUE NOV 25 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MST
WEDNESDAY...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL
6 PM MST WEDNESDAY. 

* IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY ROADS...ALONG WITH REDUCED 
  VISIBILITIES. 

* TIMING...HEAVY SNOW WILL CONTINUE TONIGHT AND BECOME LIGHTER
  WEDNESDAY MORNING...THEN END BY LATE WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.

* SNOWFALL...2 TO 4 ADDITIONAL INCHES...BRINGING STORM TOTALS TO 
  5 TO 10 INCHES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

STRONGLY CONSIDER POSTPONING TRAVEL UNTIL WEDNESDAY.

&&

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MTZ028-040-041-063.065-261900-
/O.CON.KBYZ.WW.Y.0032.000000T0000Z-141126T1900Z/
SOUTHERN WHEATLAND-NORTHERN PARK-NORTHERN SWEET GRASS-JUDITH GAP-
PARADISE VALLEY-LIVINGSTON AREA-
INCLUDING THE LOCATIONS OF...HARLOWTON...TWODOT...SHAWMUT...
CLYDE PARK...WILSALL...BIG TIMBER...MELVILLE...JUDITH GAP...
EMIGRANT...LIVINGSTON...SPRINGDALE
916 PM MST TUE NOV 25 2014...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MST
WEDNESDAY...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON
MST WEDNESDAY. 

* IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY ROADS...ALONG WITH REDUCED 
  VISIBILITIES. 

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING BEFORE 
  DIMINISHING WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.

* SNOWFALL...3 TO 6 INCHES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

CHECK ROAD REPORTS BEFORE TRAVELING...AND IF YOU GO...DRIVE WITH
EXTRA CAUTION AND LEAVE EXTRA TIME TO REACH YOUR DESTINATION.

&&

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MTZ029-034-035-042-057-270100-
/O.CON.KBYZ.WW.Y.0032.000000T0000Z-141127T0100Z/
MUSSELSHELL-NORTHERN STILLWATER-YELLOWSTONE-GOLDEN VALLEY-
NORTHERN BIG HORN-
INCLUDING THE LOCATIONS OF...ROUNDUP...MELSTONE...MUSSELSHELL...
COLUMBUS...ABSAROKEE...PARK CITY...REED POINT...RAPELJE...
BILLINGS...LAUREL...HUNTLEY...POMPEYS PILLAR...CUSTER...
BROADVIEW...RYEGATE...LAVINA...HARDIN...CROW AGENCY...BUSBY
916 PM MST TUE NOV 25 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MST
WEDNESDAY...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM
MST WEDNESDAY. 

* IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY ROADS...ALONG WITH REDUCED 
  VISIBILITIES. 

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE DEVELOPING OVERNIGHT AND WILL BE
  HEAVIEST LATE TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY MORNING...BEFORE TAPERING
  OFF WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.

* SNOWFALL...2 TO 5 INCHES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

CHECK ROAD REPORTS BEFORE TRAVELING...AND IF YOU GO...DRIVE WITH
EXTRA CAUTION AND LEAVE EXTRA TIME TO REACH YOUR DESTINATION.

&&

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MTZ038-058-WYZ099-270100-
/O.CON.KBYZ.WW.Y.0032.000000T0000Z-141127T0100Z/
SOUTHERN BIG HORN-SOUTHERN ROSEBUD-SHERIDAN FOOTHILLS-
INCLUDING THE LOCATIONS OF...LODGE GRASS...PRYOR...WYOLA...
FORT SMITH...LAME DEER...ASHLAND...BIRNEY...SHERIDAN...DAYTON...
RANCHESTER...BIG HORN...STORY...CLEARMONT
916 PM MST TUE NOV 25 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MST
WEDNESDAY...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM
MST WEDNESDAY. 

* IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY ROADS...ALONG WITH REDUCED 
  VISIBILITIES. 

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH MUCH OF THE DAY WEDNESDAY.

* SNOWFALL...3 TO 6 INCHES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

CHECK ROAD REPORTS BEFORE TRAVELING...AND IF YOU GO...DRIVE WITH
EXTRA CAUTION AND LEAVE EXTRA TIME TO REACH YOUR DESTINATION.

&&

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MTZ030-031-270100-
/O.CON.KBYZ.WW.Y.0032.141126T1000Z-141127T0100Z/
TREASURE-NORTHERN ROSEBUD-
INCLUDING THE LOCATIONS OF...HYSHAM...BIGHORN...COLSTRIP...
FORSYTH...INGOMAR...ANGELA
916 PM MST TUE NOV 25 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 6 PM
MST WEDNESDAY...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO
6 PM MST WEDNESDAY. 

* IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY ROADS...ALONG WITH REDUCED 
  VISIBILITIES. 

* TIMING...SNOW IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP LATE TONIGHT OR WEDNESDAY
  MORNING AND THEN CONTINUE THROUGH MUCH OF THE DAY WEDNESDAY.

* SNOWFALL...2 TO 4 INCHES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

CHECK ROAD REPORTS BEFORE TRAVELING...AND IF YOU GO...DRIVE WITH
EXTRA CAUTION AND LEAVE EXTRA TIME TO REACH YOUR DESTINATION.

&&

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WWUS45 KGGW 252132
WSWGGW

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GLASGOW MT
232 PM MST TUE NOV 25 2014

...A WINTER STORM WILL MOVE INTO PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST MONTANA ON
WEDNESDAY. ACCUMULATING SNOW FROM 2 TO 6 INCHES IS POSSIBLE ALONG
WITH FREEZING RAIN WHICH WILL IMPACT TRAVEL...

MTZ021-022-060-261100-
/O.CAN.KGGW.WW.Y.0020.000000T0000Z-141126T0000Z/
/O.CON.KGGW.WS.W.0003.141126T1200Z-141128T0000Z/
PETROLEUM-GARFIELD-SOUTHWEST PHILLIPS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WINNETT...JORDAN...ZORTMAN
232 PM MST TUE NOV 25 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM WEDNESDAY TO
5 PM MST THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GLASGOW HAS CANCELLED THE WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY THAT WAS IN EFFECT FOR TODAY. 

A WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM WEDNESDAY TO 5
PM MST THURSDAY.

* TIMING...WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

* MAIN IMPACT...4 TO 6 INCHES OF NEW ACCUMULATING SNOW.

* OTHER IMPACTS...MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOWFALL ON WEDNESDAY COULD
  REDUCE VISIBILITY DOWN TO A QUARTER MILE AT TIMES. SNOW WILL
  CHANGE TO FREEZING RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND LAST
  INTO THURSDAY WELL AFTER MOST SNOWFALL HAS ENDED...CONTINUING
  HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... IF TRAVELING OR HUNTING
DURING THIS TIME...CONSIDER MAKING ALTERNATE PLANS. IF YOU DO
GO...BRING EXTRA SUPPLIES AND BRING A WINTER SURVIVAL KIT.

&&

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MTZ016-017-023-026-059-261100-
/O.CAN.KGGW.WW.Y.0020.000000T0000Z-141126T0000Z/
/O.CON.KGGW.WW.Y.0021.141126T1200Z-141128T0000Z/
CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST PHILLIPS-CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN VALLEY-MCCONE-
PRAIRIE-NORTHERN PHILLIPS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MALTA...SACO...GLASGOW...FORT PECK...
HINSDALE...FRAZER...CIRCLE...TERRY...WHITEWATER
232 PM MST TUE NOV 25 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM WEDNESDAY
TO 5 PM MST THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GLASGOW HAS CANCELLED THE WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY THAT WAS IN EFFECT FOR TODAY. 

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM WEDNESDAY
TO 5 PM MST THURSDAY.

* TIMING... MID MORNING WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

* MAIN IMPACT...2 TO 4 INCHES OF NEW ACCUMULATING SNOW.

* OTHER IMPACTS..MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW WILL REDUCE VISIBILITY
  DOWN TO A QUARTER MILE AT TIMES. SNOW WILL CHANGE TO FREEZING
  RAIN WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND LAST INTO THURSDAY WELL AFTER MOST
  SNOWFALL HAS ENDED...CONTINUING HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... IF TRAVELING OR HUNTING
DURING THIS TIME...CONSIDER MAKING ALTERNATE PLANS. IF YOU DO
GO...BRING EXTRA SUPPLIES AND BRING A WINTER SURVIVAL KIT.

&&

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MTZ018.020-024-025-027-061-062-261100-
/O.CAN.KGGW.WW.Y.0020.000000T0000Z-141126T0000Z/
/O.CON.KGGW.WS.A.0004.141127T1200Z-141128T0000Z/
DANIELS-SHERIDAN-WESTERN ROOSEVELT-RICHLAND-DAWSON-WIBAUX-
NORTHERN VALLEY-EASTERN ROOSEVELT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SCOBEY...PLENTYWOOD...MEDICINE LAKE...
WOLF POINT...POPLAR...SIDNEY...FAIRVIEW...GLENDIVE...RICHEY...
WIBAUX...OPHEIM...CULBERTSON
232 PM MST TUE NOV 25 2014

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

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GLASGOW HAS CANCELLED THE WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY THAT WAS IN EFFECT FOR TODAY. 

A WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT
THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

* TIMING....LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

* MAIN IMPACT...WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS INCLUDING SNOW... 
  BLOWING SNOW... AND FREEZING RAIN COULD MAKE TRAVEL 
  HAZARDOUS. 

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... IF TRAVELING OR HUNTING
DURING THIS TIME...CONSIDER MAKING ALTERNATE PLANS. IF YOU DO
GO...BRING EXTRA SUPPLIES AND BRING A WINTER SURVIVAL KIT.


&&

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WWUS45 KMSO 260554
WSWMSO

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MISSOULA MT
1054 PM MST TUE NOV 25 2014

IDZ010-260700-
/O.EXP.KMSO.WW.Y.0065.000000T0000Z-141126T0600Z/
EASTERN LEMHI COUNTY-
1054 PM MST TUE NOV 25 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT 11 PM MST THIS EVENING
FOR LOST TRAIL PASS...

THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR LOST TRAIL PASS WILL EXPIRE AT
11 PM MST THIS EVENING. 

SNOW FALL HAS LARGELY COME TO AN END THIS EVENING WITH ONLY LIGHT
ACCUMULATIONS EXPECTED TONIGHT, PRIMARILY OVER LOST TRAIL PASS.
ROADS MAY REMAIN SLICK THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING IN SPOTS.

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MTZ002-261200-
/O.CON.KMSO.WS.W.0018.000000T0000Z-141127T0600Z/
WEST GLACIER REGION-
1054 PM MST TUE NOV 25 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM MST
WEDNESDAY...

A WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM MST
WEDNESDAY. 

* IMPACTS/TIMING: A LONG-LASTING SNOW PRODUCER WILL PERSIST 
  THROUGH WEDNESDAY. MODERATE TO HEAVY PRECIPITATION WILL 
  REDEVELOP BY THIS EVENING. WHILE THE MOUNTAINS WILL RECEIVE 
  HEAVY SNOW DURING THIS EVENT...SNOW LEVELS WILL BE ON THE RISE 
  THROUGH THE PERIOD. THE LOWER VALLEYS WILL BEGIN AS SNOW BUT 
  WILL CHANGE OVER TO RAIN DURING THE DAY WEDNESDAY. 

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: MOUNTAINS...10 TO 20 INCHES THROUGH 
  WEDNESDAY. VALLEYS...4 TO 8 INCHES THROUGH WEDNESDAY. 

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...BAD ROCK CANYON...ESSEX...HIGHWAY 
  83 BIGFORK TO SWAN LAKE...MARIAS PASS...POLEBRIDGE

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW
ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN AN
EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

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MTZ043-261200-
/O.CON.KMSO.WS.W.0018.000000T0000Z-141126T1800Z/
POTOMAC/SEELEY LAKE REGION-
1054 PM MST TUE NOV 25 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM MST
WEDNESDAY...

A WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM MST
WEDNESDAY. 

* IMPACTS/TIMING: A LONG-LASTING SNOW PRODUCER WILL PERSIST 
  THROUGH WEDNESDAY. MODERATE TO HEAVY PRECIPITATION WILL 
  REDEVELOP BY THIS EVENING. ALTHOUGH THE MOUNTAINS WILL RECEIVE 
  HEAVY SNOW DURING THIS EVENT...SNOW LEVELS WILL BE ON THE RISE 
  THROUGH THE PERIOD. THE LOWER VALLEYS WILL BEGIN AS SNOW BUT 
  WILL CHANGE OVER TO RAIN DURING THE DAY WEDNESDAY. 

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 5 TO 10 INCHES THROUGH WEDNESDAY FROM 
  SEELEY LAKE TO CONDON... OTHERWISE 3 TO 6 INCHES. SURROUNDING 
  MOUNTAINS COULD SEE UP TO 20 INCHES BY WEDNESDAY. 

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...HIGHWAY 200 BONNER TO GREENOUGH...
   HIGHWAY 83 SEELEY LAKE TO CONDON...I-90 EAST MISSOULA TO 
  BEARMOUTH

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING.  SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF
SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN
AN EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

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MTZ006-007-261200-
/O.CON.KMSO.WW.Y.0065.000000T0000Z-141126T1200Z/
BITTERROOT/SAPPHIRE MOUNTAINS-BUTTE/BLACKFOOT REGION-
1054 PM MST TUE NOV 25 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM MST
WEDNESDAY...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM MST
WEDNESDAY. 

* IMPACTS/TIMING: A LONG-LASTING SNOW PRODUCER WILL PERSIST 
  THROUGH WEDNESDAY. MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW WILL DEVELOP BY 
  TONIGHT...BUT SNOW LEVELS WILL BE ON THE RISE. THE VALLEYS ARE 
  EXPECTED TO CHANGE OVER TO A RAIN-SNOW MIX OR ALL RAIN DURING 
  THE DAY WEDNESDAY. 

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: TOTAL OF 3 TO 6 INCHESFOR MOST VALLEY 
  LOCATIONS...LOCAL VALLEY AREAS WILL SEE UPWARDS OF 8 INCHES BY 
  MORNING. 5 TO 10 INCHES FOR HIGHWAY 1 FROM PHILIPSBURG TO 
  GEORGETOWN LAKE. UP TO 15 INCHES IN THE HIGHER TERRAIN. 

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...HIGHWAY 93 SULA TO LOST TRAIL 
  PASS...LOLO PASS...BUTTE...GEORGETOWN LAKE...HIGHWAY 12 
  GARRISON TO ELLISTON...HOMESTAKE PASS...MACDONALD PASS

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

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MTZ004-261200-
/O.CON.KMSO.WW.Y.0065.000000T0000Z-141126T1200Z/
LOWER CLARK FORK REGION-
1054 PM MST TUE NOV 25 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM MST
WEDNESDAY...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM MST
WEDNESDAY. 

* IMPACTS/TIMING: A VERY WET STORM WILL PERSIST THROUGH 
  WEDNESDAY. LOOKOUT PASS WILL RECEIVE MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW AT 
  TIMES TONIGHT...BUT SNOW LEVELS WILL BE ON THE RISE THROUGH 
  THE PERIOD...LEADING TO A SLUSHY MIX BY WEDNESDAY MORNING. THE 
  LOWER VALLEYS WILL BEGIN AS A RAIN AND SNOW MIX THIS EVENING...
   CHANGING OVER TO ALL RAIN BY EARLY WEDNESDAY. 

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 2 TO 5 INCHES IN THE VALLEYS THROUGH 
  WEDNESDAY. FOR EVARO HILL AND LOOKOUT PASS... 6 TO 11 INCHES 
  BY WEDNESDAY. 

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...EVARO HILL...HIGHWAY 200 THOMPSON 
  FALLS TO PLAINS...HIGHWAY 200 TROUT CREEK TO HERON...I-90 
  LOOKOUT PASS TO HAUGAN

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

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MTZ005-261200-
/O.CON.KMSO.WW.Y.0066.000000T0000Z-141126T1200Z/
MISSOULA/BITTERROOT VALLEYS-
1054 PM MST TUE NOV 25 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM MST
WEDNESDAY...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM MST
WEDNESDAY. 

* IMPACTS/TIMING: RAIN HAS TRANSITIONED TO ALL SNOW THIS 
  EVENING. SNOW WILL EVENTUALLY CHANGE BACK OVER TO RAIN BY DAWN 
  WEDNESDAY CREATING A SLUSHY START TO THE MORNING COMMUTE. 

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: AN ADDITIONAL 1 INCH IS LIKELY OVERNIGHT 
  IN THE BITTERROOT VALLEY WITH 1 TO 2 INCHES IN THE MISSOULA 
  VALLEY. 

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...BITTERROOT VALLEY...MISSOULA

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

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MTZ001-003-261200-
/O.CON.KMSO.WW.Y.0065.000000T0000Z-141126T1800Z/
KOOTENAI/CABINET REGION-FLATHEAD/MISSION VALLEYS-
1054 PM MST TUE NOV 25 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM MST
WEDNESDAY...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM MST
WEDNESDAY. 

* IMPACTS/TIMING: PRECIPITATION WILL INCREASE AGAIN THIS 
  AFTERNOON AND EVENING ACROSS THE AREA...CHANGING TO ALL SNOW 
  LATE. MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW IS EXPECTED AT TIMES...BUT SNOW 
  LEVELS WILL BE ON THE RISE THROUGH THE PERIOD. THE LOWER 
  VALLEYS WILL BEGIN AS RAIN AND SNOW MIX...CHANGING OVER TO ALL 
  RAIN BY WEDNESDAY. CITIES FARTHER NORTH SUCH AS KALISPELL WILL 
  BE THE LAST TO CHANGE OVER TO RAIN... AND WILL LIKELY HAVE 
  ANOTHER SLICK COMMUTE WEDNESDAY MORNING. 

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 1 TO 4 INCHES IN THE VALLEYS THROUGH 
  WEDNESDAY. FOR EVARO HILL...5 TO 8 INCHES BY WEDNESDAY. 

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...HIGHWAY 2 KALISPELL TO LIBBY... 
  HIGHWAY 37 EUREKA TO LIBBY...HIGHWAY 56 BULL LAKE ROAD...
  HIGHWAY 93 EUREKA TO WHITEFISH...FLATHEAD LAKE...FLATHEAD 
  VALLEY... MISSION VALLEY...POLSON

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

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IDZ005-006-261200-
/O.CON.KMSO.WW.Y.0065.000000T0000Z-141126T1200Z/
NORTHERN CLEARWATER MOUNTAINS-SOUTHERN CLEARWATER MOUNTAINS-
1054 PM MST TUE NOV 25 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST
WEDNESDAY ABOVE 4000 FEET...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY ABOVE 4000 FEET REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL
4 AM PST WEDNESDAY. 

* IMPACTS/TIMING: STEADY PRECIPITATION WILL CONTINUE INTO THE 
  EARLY MORNING HOURS WHICH WILL HELP SLOW THE RISE OF THE SNOW 
  LEVEL OVERNIGHT. HOWEVER BY 4AM THE PRECIPITATION SHOULD 
  SIGNIFICANTLY DECREASE WHICH WILL ALOE THE SNOW LEVEL TO 
  STEADILY RISE TO NEAR 6000 FEET BY DAWN. 

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 2 TO 5 INCHES IN THE VALLEYS ABOVE 4000 
  FEET THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY. THE MOUNTAINS COULD RECEIVE UP 
  TO 12 INCHES BY WEDNESDAY...INCLUDING LOLO PASS. 

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...DIXIE...ELK CITY

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

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WWUS45 KTFX 260557
WSWTFX

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
1057 PM MST TUE NOV 25 2014

MTZ009-010-012-014-048-050-051-053.055-261800-
/O.CON.KTFX.WS.W.0019.000000T0000Z-141127T0600Z/
NORTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT-EASTERN GLACIER-CASCADE-
CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN LEWIS AND CLARK-
SOUTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT-JUDITH BASIN-FERGUS-BROADWATER-
MEAGHER-GALLATIN-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...BROWNING...MARIAS PASS...
CUT BANK...GREAT FALLS...KINGS HILL PASS...FLESHER PASS...
HELENA...LINCOLN...MACDONALD PASS...ROGERS PASS...CHOTEAU...
STANFORD...LEWISTOWN...LEWISTOWN DIVIDE...TOWNSEND...
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS...BATTLE RIDGE PASS...BOZEMAN...
BOZEMAN PASS...TARGHEE PASS...WEST YELLOWSTONE
1057 PM MST TUE NOV 25 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM MST
WEDNESDAY...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11
PM MST WEDNESDAY.

* TIMING AND MAIN IMPACT: SNOW WITH PERIODS OF HEAVY SNOW IN THE
  MOUNTAINS WILL CONTINUE. SNOW WILL DIMINISH OVER GALLATIN
  COUNTY WEDNESDAY MORNING AND OVER THE ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT
  WEDNESDAY NIGHT. LOCAL BLOWING SNOW IS EXPECTED IN THE
  MOUNTAINS. MUCH OF THE SNOW AT LOWER ELEVATIONS WILL ACCUMULATE
  TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY MORNING. TRAVEL WILL BE DIFFICULT AT
  TIMES.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 4 TO 10 INCHES ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATION ARE
  EXPECTED IN THE MOUNTAINS BUT MOUNTAINS IN GLACIER PARK COULD
  SEE AN ADDITIONAL FOOT OR MORE. TOTAL ACCUMULATIONS AT LOWER
  ELEVATIONS WILL RANGE FROM 2 TO 6 INCHES.

* VISIBILITY: VISIBILITY WILL BE LESS THAN ONE HALF MILE AT 
  TIMES.

* LOCATIONS AFFECTED INCLUDE: CHOTEAU...WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS...
  BATTLE RIDGE PASS...BOZEMAN...BOZEMAN PASS...TARGHEE PASS... 
  WEST YELLOWSTONE...STANFORD...LEWISTOWN...LEWISTOWN DIVIDE...
   BROWNING...MARIAS PASS...CUT BANK...TOWNSEND...GREAT 
  FALLS... KINGS HILL PASS...FLESHER PASS...HELENA...LINCOLN...
   MACDONALD PASS...ROGERS PASS 

* TO SEE A GRAPHICAL REPRESENTATION OF THIS HAZARD PLEASE VISIT 
  OUR WEB PAGE AND CLICK ON THE DETAILED HAZARDS TAB.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING.  SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF
SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN
AN EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...FOOD...AND
WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

FOR SPECIFIC ROAD AND TRAVEL CONDITIONS IN MONTANA...DIAL 5 1 1.

&&

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MTZ008-015-052-261500-
/O.EXT.KTFX.WW.Y.0049.000000T0000Z-141126T1500Z/
BEAVERHEAD-MADISON-JEFFERSON-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...BIG HOLE PASS...
CHIEF JOSEPH PASS...DILLON...MONIDA PASS...ENNIS...NORRIS HILL...
RAYNOLDS PASS...TWIN BRIDGES...BOULDER...BOULDER HILL...
ELK PARK PASS...HOMESTAKE PASS...WHITEHALL
1057 PM MST TUE NOV 25 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM MST
WEDNESDAY...

THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM
MST WEDNESDAY.

* TIMING AND MAIN IMPACT: PERIODS OF SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT BUT
  DIMINISHING TOWARDS MORNING. TRAVEL WILL BE BECOME DIFFICULT AT
  TIMES.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: UP TO 2 INCHES ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATION IS 
  EXPECTED IN THE VALLEYS WITH 3 TO 6 INCHES IN THE MOUNTAINS.

* VISIBILITY: VISIBILITY WILL BE LESS THAN ONE HALF MILE AT
  TIMES.

* LOCATIONS AFFECTED INCLUDE: BOULDER...BOULDER HILL...ELK PARK 
  PASS...HOMESTAKE PASS...WHITEHALL...BIG HOLE PASS... CHIEF 
  JOSEPH PASS...DILLON...MONIDA PASS...ENNIS... NORRIS HILL...
  RAYNOLDS PASS...TWIN BRIDGES 

* TO SEE A GRAPHICAL REPRESENTATION OF THIS HAZARD PLEASE VISIT 
  OUR WEB PAGE AND CLICK ON THE DETAILED HAZARDS TAB.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

FOR SPECIFIC ROAD AND TRAVEL CONDITIONS IN MONTANA...DIAL 5 1 1.

&&

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MTZ011-013-044.047-049-261800-
/O.CON.KTFX.WW.Y.0049.000000T0000Z-141127T0600Z/
HILL-CHOUTEAU-TOOLE-LIBERTY-EASTERN PONDERA-BLAINE-EASTERN TETON-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...HAVRE...BIG SANDY...
FORT BENTON...SHELBY...CHESTER...CONRAD...CHINOOK...FAIRFIELD
1057 PM MST TUE NOV 25 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM MST
WEDNESDAY...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM
MST WEDNESDAY.

* TIMING AND MAIN IMPACT: WIDESPREAD SNOW WILL DEVELOP LATE 
  TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY MORNING AND CONTINUE INTO WEDNESDAY 
  NIGHT. TRAVEL WILL BECOME DIFFICULT AT TIMES. 

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 2 TO 6 INCHES ARE EXPECTED BUT HIGHER 
  ELEVATIONS OF THE BEARS PAW MOUNTAINS COULD SEE UP TO 10 
  INCHES.

* VISIBILITY: VISIBILITY WILL BE LESS THAN ONE HALF MILE AT
  TIMES.

* LOCATIONS AFFECTED INCLUDE: FAIRFIELD...CHESTER...SHELBY...
  CHINOOK...BIG SANDY...FORT BENTON...CONRAD...HAVRE 

* TO SEE A GRAPHICAL REPRESENTATION OF THIS HAZARD PLEASE VISIT 
  OUR WEB PAGE AND CLICK ON THE DETAILED HAZARDS TAB.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

FOR SPECIFIC ROAD AND TRAVEL CONDITIONS IN MONTANA...DIAL 5 1 1.

&&

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