Winter Storm Warning

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Great Falls MT
832 PM MDT Thu May 19 2022

MTZ012-050-054-201200-
/O.CON.KTFX.WS.W.0006.000000T0000Z-220520T1800Z/
Cascade-Judith Basin-Meagher-
Including the following locations: Deep Creek Pass, Raynesford,
Stanford, Martinsdale, White Sulphur Springs, Kings Hill Pass,
and Hobson
832 PM MDT Thu May 19 2022

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MDT FRIDAY
ABOVE 4000 FEET...

* WHAT...Heavy snow expected above 4000 feet. Total snow
  accumulations of mostly 3 to 6 inches, but 6 to 12 inches are
  possible at and above mountain pass level. Winds gusting as high
  as 40 mph.

* WHERE...Elevations above 4000 feet in Cascade, Judith Basin and
  Meagher Counties.

* WHEN...Until Noon MDT Friday.

* IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult, especially on US Hwy 89
  from Armington Junction to White Sulphur Springs. The hazardous
  conditions could impact commutes this evening and again on Friday
  morning. Hazardous backcountry conditions due to strong winds and
  wet snow.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Snowfall rates in excess of 1 inch per hour
  are likely Thursday evening through early Friday morning.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food, and water in
your vehicle in case of an emergency. The latest road conditions can
be obtained by calling 5 1 1 or visiting the MDT Road Report website.

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