Winter Storm Warning:
- ...Winter Storm Warning in effect from 6 PM this evening to noon MST Monday... The National Weather Service in Billings has issued a Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow which is in effect from 6 PM this evening to noon MST Monday.
- Timing...snow will develop this evening. Periods of heavy snowfall will impact the west and northwest facing slopes of the beartooth and Absaroka Mountains tonight into Monday morning. The heaviest snowfall is expected during the day Sunday.
- Impacts...recreation in the high country will be impacted by accumulating snowfall and gusty winds. Avalanche danger may also increase due to the heavy snowfall.
- Snow accumulation...12 to 18 inches possible.
- Winds...gusts to 50 mph on the exposed slopes and ridges. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Winter Storm Warning means a significant amount of snow is expected or occurring. Strong winds are also possible. This will make travel very hazardous or impossible. Http://weather.Gov/Billings