• PARTNER: PROTECT YOUR WATERS
  • Go To: THE FLIES OF YELLOWSTONE
  • Go To: YELLOWSTONE FISHING WEATHER
  • Go To: YELLOWSTONE FLY FISHING MAPS
  • Visit: Moldy Chum
  • Visit: The Horse's Mouth
  • Visit: Chi Wulff
  • Visit: Parks' Fly Shop
  • Visit: Montana Cowgirl
  • Wednesday, June 11, 2008

    Spring Continues

    BRING YOUR LONG JOHNS
    URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
    NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
    621 AM MDT WED JUN 11 2008
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    /O.CON.KTFX.HS.W.0007.000000T0000Z-080612T0000Z/

    BEAVERHEAD-CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN LEWIS AND CLARK-MADISON-JEFFERSON-
    GALLATIN-

    INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DILLON...HELENA...LINCOLN...ENNIS...
    BOULDER...BOZEMAN...WEST YELLOWSTONE
    621 AM MDT WED JUN 11 2008

    ...HEAVY SNOW WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MDT THIS
    AFTERNOON FOR ELEVATIONS ABOVE 5000 FEET...
    A HEAVY SNOW WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MDT THIS
    AFTERNOON FOR ELEVATIONS ABOVE 5000 FEET.

    SNOW...HEAVY AT TIMES...WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON. BY
    LATE THIS AFTERNOON...3 TO 9 INCHES OF SNOW ACCUMULATION ARE
    EXPECTED AT ELEVATIONS BETWEEN 5000 AND 7000 FEET...WHILE THE
    MOUNTAINS ARE EXPECTED TO RECEIVE BETWEEN 9 AND 14 INCHES OF
    SNOW.

    EXPECT VISIBILITIES TO BE REDUCED TO LESS THAN ONE QUARTER OF A
    MILE AT TIMES IN HEAVY SNOW. TRAVEL CONDITIONS IN THE WARNING
    AREA WILL BECOME HAZARDOUS THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON.
    ADDITIONALLY...THIS WILL BE A VERY WET SNOW. IN AREAS THAT
    RECEIVE HEAVY SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...THERE COULD BE SOME POWER
    OUTAGES OR DAMAGE TO TREES THAT HAVE LEAFED OUT.

    A HEAVY SNOW WARNING 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.
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