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  • Wednesday, December 21, 2011

    About Time

    WEAK WARNING
    We'll Take It

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    .. A Bit of snow is falling. That's good for the rivers.
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    Winter Storm Warning
    MTZ015-055-212300-
    /O.CON.KTFX.WS.W.0029.000000T0000Z-111222T0600Z/
    /O.CON.KTFX.WW.Y.0056.000000T0000Z-111222T0600Z/
    MADISON-GALLATIN-
    INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...ENNIS...NORRIS HILL...
    RAYNOLDS PASS...TWIN BRIDGES...BATTLE RIDGE PASS...BOZEMAN...
    BOZEMAN PASS...TARGHEE PASS...WEST YELLOWSTONE
    419 AM MST WED DEC 21 2011

    ...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM MST THIS
    EVENING FOR ELEVATIONS ABOVE 6000 FEET...
    ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM MST THIS
    EVENING FOR ELEVATIONS BELOW 6000 FEET...

    A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR ELEVATIONS ABOVE 6000 FEET REMAINS IN
    EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM MST THIS EVENING. A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY
    FOR ELEVATIONS BELOW 6000 FEET REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM MST
    THIS EVENING.

    * TIMING AND MAIN IMPACT: PERIODS OF SNOW ARE EXPECTED THROUGH
    TODAY...THEN DIMINISH LATER THIS EVENING.

    * SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: TOTAL SNOW AMOUNTS OF 8 TO 12 INCHES ARE
    EXPECTED ABOVE 6000 FEET. 2 TO 5 INCHES ARE EXPECTED BELOW 6000
    FEET.

    * WINDS AND VISIBILITY: WINDS WILL BE BREEZY AND CREATE AREAS OF
    BLOWING SNOW. VISIBILITIES COULD BE REDUCED BELOW ONE HALF MILE
    AT TIMES.

    * LOCATIONS AFFECTED INCLUDE: BATTLE RIDGE PASS...BOZEMAN...
    BOZEMAN PASS...TARGHEE PASS...WEST YELLOWSTONE.

    PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

    A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW...
    SLEET...AND ICE ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS ARE ALSO
    POSSIBLE. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

    A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
    WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
    COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
    DRIVING.

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

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