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Winter Storm Watch

Statement as of 2:34 PM MST on December 10, 2016

Expires 10:00 PM EST on December 12, 2016


... Winter Storm Watch in effect from Sunday evening through
Monday evening...

* impacts/timing: another impressive surge of Arctic air will pour
across the Continental Divide and into the northern rockies
Monday. The combination of gusty winds, freshly fallen snow and
periods of additional heavy snow along the Arctic boundary could
lead to dangerous travel conditions Monday, especially during
the morning hours.

* Snow accumulations: an additional 3 to 7 inches throughout the
valleys with up to another foot throughout the higher terrain.

* Winds: steady north to east winds of 15 to 30 mph winds will be
developing as the Arctic boundary pushes across the Continental
Divide. Frequent gusts to 40 mph are possible with occasional
gusts to near 50 mph along US-2 and through bad Rock Canyon.

* Locations impacted include: bad Rock Canyon, Essex, Highway 83
Bigfork to Swan Lake, Marias Pass, Polebridge, Flathead Lake,
Flathead Valley, Mission Valley, and Polson




Local Storm Report



12/10/2016 1155 am

Lakeside, Flathead County.

Snow m6.0 inch, reported by public.


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12/10/2016 1155 am

Lakeside, Flathead County.

Snow m6.0 inch, reported by public.


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12/10/2016 1100 am

La Salle, Flathead County.

Snow m6.0 inch, reported by official NWS obs.


            Kgpi report: 6" new snowfall since Friday
            evening, with 10" snow depth.





12/10/2016 1100 am

La Salle, Flathead County.

Snow m6.0 inch, reported by official NWS obs.


            Kgpi report: 6" new snowfall since Friday
            evening, with 10" snow depth.





12/10/2016 1100 am

6 miles NW of Missoula, Missoula County.

Snow m4.8 inch, reported by official NWS obs.


            18 hour snowfall total of 4.8". Total snow
            depth is 6.0".





12/10/2016 1100 am

6 miles NW of Missoula, Missoula County.

Snow m4.8 inch, reported by official NWS obs.


            18 hour snowfall total of 4.8". Total snow
            depth is 6.0".





12/10/2016 1052 am

3 miles NNE of Columbia fal, Flathead County.

Snow m9.5 inch, reported by public.


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12/10/2016 1050 am

3 miles NNW of Creston, Flathead County.

Snow m8.5 inch, reported by public.


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12/10/2016 1054 am

1 miles N of Clinton, Missoula County.

Snow m3.5 inch, reported by public.


            3.5" new snow, with 6" total. Still lightly
            snowing.





12/10/2016 1052 am

3 miles NNE of Columbia fal, Flathead County.

Snow m9.5 inch, reported by public.


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12/10/2016 1050 am

3 miles NNW of Creston, Flathead County.

Snow m8.5 inch, reported by public.


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12/10/2016 1054 am

1 miles N of Clinton, Missoula County.

Snow m3.5 inch, reported by public.


            3.5" new snow, with 6" total. Still lightly
            snowing.





12/10/2016 1002 am

2 miles NNW of east missoul, Missoula County.

Snow m5.0 inch, reported by public.


            Still snowing.





12/10/2016 0958 am

Columbia Falls, Flathead County.

Snow m7.0 inch, reported by public.


            Still snowing hard.





12/10/2016 0953 am

3 miles SW of Missoula, Missoula County.

Snow m6.5 inch, reported by NWS employee.


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12/10/2016 0700 am

5 miles N of Creston, Flathead County.

Snow m6.0 inch, reported by cocorahs.


            Cocorahs station 5 NNW Creston /Mt-fh-17/.




12/10/2016 0700 am

Whitefish, Flathead County.

Snow m5.2 inch, reported by cocorahs.


            Cocorahs station Whitefish /Mt-fh-4/.




12/10/2016 0600 am

1 miles NNW of Bigfork, Flathead County.

Snow m4.4 inch, reported by cocorahs.


            Cocorahs station Bigfork /Mt-fh-27/.





12/10/2016 1002 am

2 miles NNW of east missoul, Missoula County.

Snow m5.0 inch, reported by public.


            Still snowing.





12/10/2016 0958 am

Columbia Falls, Flathead County.

Snow m7.0 inch, reported by public.


            Still snowing hard.





12/10/2016 0924 am

1 miles NNW of West Glacier, Flathead County.

Snow m5.0 inch, reported by other federal.


            Power has been out since early this morning.
            Still snowing.





12/10/2016 0900 am

1 miles S of Condon, Missoula County.

Snow m6.0 inch, reported by trained spotter.


            6" in 24 hours, with 8" on the ground. Still
            snowing.




12/10/2016 0953 am

3 miles SW of Missoula, Missoula County.

Snow m6.5 inch, reported by NWS employee.


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12/10/2016 0700 am

5 miles N of Creston, Flathead County.

Snow m6.0 inch, reported by cocorahs.


            Cocorahs station 5 NNW Creston /Mt-fh-17/.




12/10/2016 0700 am

Whitefish, Flathead County.

Snow m5.2 inch, reported by cocorahs.


            Cocorahs station Whitefish /Mt-fh-4/.




12/10/2016 0600 am

1 miles NNW of Bigfork, Flathead County.

Snow m4.4 inch, reported by cocorahs.


            Cocorahs station Bigfork /Mt-fh-27/.





12/10/2016 0924 am

1 miles NNW of West Glacier, Flathead County.

Snow m5.0 inch, reported by other federal.


            Power has been out since early this morning.
            Still snowing.





12/10/2016 0924 am

1 miles NNW of West Glacier, Flathead County.

Snow m5.0 inch, reported by other federal.


            Power has been out since early this morning.
            Still snowing.





12/10/2016 0900 am

1 miles S of Condon, Missoula County.

Snow m6.0 inch, reported by trained spotter.


            6" in 24 hours, with 8" on the ground. Still
            snowing.




12/10/2016 0900 am

1 miles S of Condon, Missoula County.

Snow m6.0 inch, reported by trained spotter.


            6" in 24 hours, with 8" on the ground. Still
            snowing.


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