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Montana, Central and Southern Lewis and Clark

Winter Storm Warning

Statement as of 3:02 PM MST on November 24, 2014

Expires 1:00 AM EST on November 27, 2014


... Winter Storm Warning in effect from 11 PM this evening to
11 PM MST Wednesday...

The National Weather Service in Great Falls has issued a Winter
Storm Warning for heavy snow... which is in effect from 11 PM this
evening to 11 PM MST Wednesday. The Winter Storm Watch is no
longer in effect.

* Timing and main impact: snow and blowing snow will develop
tonight over the Rocky Mountains and southwest Montana... then
shift into north central Montana on Wednesday. Periods of heavy
snow are expected through Wednesday at higher elevations. Much
of the snow at lower elevations will accumulate Tuesday night.
Travel will become difficult at times.

* Snow accumulations: 8 to 16 inches of total accumulation are
expected over mountains with 4 to 8 inches accumulation at
lower elevations.

* Winds and visibility: falling snow and gusty winds will create
areas of blowing snow... with visibility less than one half mile
at times.

* Locations affected include: Choteau... White Sulphur Springs...
Battle Ridge Pass... Bozeman... Bozeman Pass... Targhee Pass...
West Yellowstone... Browning... Marias Pass... Townsend...
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.






High Wind Warning

Statement as of 3:06 PM MST on November 24, 2014

Expires 3:00 PM EST on November 25, 2014


... High Wind Warning remains in effect from 9 PM this evening to
1 PM MST Tuesday...

A High Wind Warning remains in effect from 9 PM this evening to
1 PM MST Tuesday.

* Timing and main impact: strong and gusty winds will develop
Monday evening along the Rocky Mountains from Glacier Park
South to MacDonald Pass.

* Winds: westerly winds 25 to 40 mph with gusts up to 70 mph in
isolated locations are expected.

* Other impacts: difficult travel for high profile vehicles.

* Locations affected include: Choteau... Flesher Pass... Helena...
   Lincoln... MacDonald Pass... Rogers Pass... Browning... Marias
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 High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected
or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph or gusts
of 58 mph or more can lead to property damage.




Local Storm Report



11/24/2014 0600 am

8 miles W of Neihart, Meagher County.

Heavy snow m6.0 inch, reported by mesonet.


            Snow measuring 6.0 inches in 5 hours was reported at
            Stringer creek snotel. Elevation 6550 ft.





11/24/2014 0400 am

6 miles WSW of Neihart, Meagher County.

Heavy snow m6.0 inch, reported by mesonet.


            Snow measuring 6.0 inches in 5 hours reported at Onion
            Park snotel. Elevation 7410ft.



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