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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE

National Weather Service Glasgow MT

223 PM MDT Tue Mar 19 2019



MTZ017-020-023-061-201030-

/O.NEW.KGGW.FG.Y.0005.190320T0900Z-190320T1700Z/

Central and Southern Valley-Western Roosevelt-McCone-

Northern Valley-

Including the cities of Glasgow, Fort Peck, Hinsdale, Frazer, 

Wolf Point, Poplar, and Circle

223 PM MDT Tue Mar 19 2019



...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 11 AM MDT WEDNESDAY

FOR MILK AND MISSOURI RIVER VALLEYS...



The National Weather Service in Glasgow has issued a Dense Fog

Advisory for the Milk and Missouri River Valleys, which is in 

effect from 3 AM to 11 AM MDT Wednesday.



* VISIBILITIES...Less than a quarter of a mile at times.



* TIMING...3 AM to 11 AM MDT Wednesday



* IMPACTS...Low visibilities will make travel difficult at times

  especially along Highway 2. With temperatures below freezing, 

  ice may accumulate on exposed surfaces such as bridges and 

  overpasses.



PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...



A Dense Fog Advisory means visibilities will frequently be

reduced to less than one quarter mile. If driving, slow down, use

your headlights, and leave plenty of distance ahead of you.



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