URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Great Falls MT 347 AM MST Wed Feb 5 2020 MTZ008-012-015-050-053-054-052300- /O.UPG.KTFX.WS.A.0003.200206T0000Z-200207T1200Z/ /O.NEW.KTFX.WW.Y.0012.200206T0000Z-200207T1500Z/ Beaverhead-Cascade-Madison-Judith Basin-Broadwater-Meagher- Including Big Hole Pass, Wisdom, Dillon, Monida Pass, Wise River, Kings Hill Pass, Ennis, Norris Hill, Raynolds Pass, Twin Bridges, Virginia City, Raynesford, Toston, Townsend, Winston, Martinsdale, and White Sulphur Springs 347 AM MST Wed Feb 5 2020 ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 8 AM MST FRIDAY... * WHAT...Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 6 to 12 inches at lower elevations, except 12 to 24 inches at higher elevations. Winds gusting as high as 40 mph. * WHERE...Portions of central and southwest Montana. * WHEN...From 5 PM this afternoon to 8 AM MST Friday. * IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult to impossible. Widespread blowing snow could significantly reduce visibility. Increased avalanche danger is possible across steep mountain terrain. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... Slow down and use caution while traveling. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.