Winter Weather Advisory:
- ...Winter Weather Advisory in effect from 7 PM this evening to 5 am MST Monday for elevations above 5500 feet... The National Weather Service in Great Falls has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for elevations above 5500 feet for snow and blowing snow...which is in effect from 7 PM this evening to 5 am MST Monday. The Winter Storm Watch is no longer in effect.
- Timing and main impact: snow will develop over southwest Montana late tonight and continue through Monday. Travel may become difficult over mountain passes with snow covered and icy roads.
- Snow accumulations: 4 to 8 inches of snow are possible over mountain passes...with up to 20 inches of snow possible over the mountains.
- Elevations: for elevations above 5500 feet.
- Locations affected include: Battle Ridge Pass...Bozeman Pass...Targhee Pass...West Yellowstone... Big Hole Pass... Chief Joseph Pass...Monida Pass... Raynolds 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.