Winter Weather Advisory from WED 5:00 PM MST until FRI 6:00 PM MST
Action Recommended Execute a pre-planned activity identified in the instructions
Issued By Great Falls - MT, US, National Weather Service
Affected Area Beaverhead, Gallatin and Madison Counties
Description ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 6 PM MST FRIDAY FOR ELEVATIONS ABOVE 6500 FEET...
WHAT...Snow expected for elevations above 6500 feet. Total snow accumulations of 1 to 3 inches for most locations, 2 to 6 inches for Big Hole and Chief Joseph Passes, 6 to 12 inches for Raynolds and Targhee Passes, with localized amounts over 12 inches south of West Yellowstone. Winds gusting as high as 40 mph. WHERE...Beaverhead, Gallatin and Madison Counties. WHEN...From 5 PM this afternoon to 6 PM MST Friday. IMPACTS...Travel could be difficult. Roads will likely become slick and hazardous. Blowing snow could significantly reduce visibility at times.
ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Periods of snow expected tonight through Friday evening. The period of heaviest snowfall will be Thursday afternoon and evening.
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... Slow down and use caution while traveling. The latest road conditions can be obtained by calling 5 1 1 or visiting the MDT Road Report website.