Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
454 AM MST SUN NOV 23 2014

MTZ009-048-240000-
/O.CON.KTFX.WW.Y.0048.141123T1800Z-141124T1300Z/
NORTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT-SOUTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...MARIAS PASS
454 AM MST SUN NOV 23 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS
MORNING TO 6 AM MST MONDAY...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW REMAINS IN
EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 AM MST MONDAY.

* TIMING AND MAIN IMPACT: ANOTHER ROUND OF SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW
  WILL DEVELOP OVER MARIAS PASS AND ALONG THE ROCKY MOUNTAIN
  FRONT SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND WILL CONTINUE OVERNIGHT. TRAVEL MAY
  BECOME DIFFICULT ON ROADS AND HIGHWAYS NEAR GLACIER PARK AND
  IN THE SURROUNDING MOUNTAIN AREAS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 3 TO 6 INCHES OF NEW SNOW IS EXPECTED BY
  MONDAY MORNING.

* WINDS AND VISIBILITY: THE COMBINATION OF FALLING SNOW AND GUSTY
  WINDS WILL CREATE WIDESPREAD BLOWING SNOW...WITH VISIBILITY LESS
  THAN ONE HALF MILE AT TIMES.

* LOCATIONS AFFECTED INCLUDE: 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 WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT
VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO A COMBINATION OF FALLING AND
BLOWING SNOW. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN
AREAS.

FOR SPECIFIC ROAD AND TRAVEL CONDITIONS IN MONTANA...DIAL 5 1 1.

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High Wind Watch

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
424 AM MST SUN NOV 23 2014

MTZ009-014-048-232300-
/O.NEW.KTFX.HW.A.0024.141125T0400Z-141125T2000Z/
NORTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT-
CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN LEWIS AND CLARK-
SOUTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...BROWNING...MARIAS PASS...
FLESHER PASS...HELENA...LINCOLN...MACDONALD PASS...ROGERS PASS...
CHOTEAU
424 AM MST SUN NOV 23 2014

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY
AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREAT FALLS HAS ISSUED A HIGH
WIND WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY EVENING THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

* TIMING AND MAIN IMPACT: ANOTHER ROUND OF STRONG AND GUSTY WINDS
  WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT FROM GLACIER PARK
  SOUTHWARD TO MACDONALD PASS MONDAY EVENING. STRONG WINDS ARE
  EXPECTED TO CONTINUE OVERNIGHT THROUGH EARLY TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

* WINDS: WESTERLY WINDS 25 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 70 MPH ARE
  POSSIBLE.

* OTHER IMPACTS: STRONG WINDS WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT 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 WATCH MEANS THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR A HAZARDOUS
HIGH WIND EVENT. SUSTAINED WINDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH...OR GUSTS OF
58 MPH OR STRONGER MAY OCCUR. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST
FORECASTS.

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