Winter Weather Advisory:
- ...Winter Weather Advisory in effect from 11 PM MST /10 PM PST/ this evening to 11 PM MST /10 PM PST/ Saturday above 4000 feet... The National Weather Service in Missoula has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for snow above 4000 feet... which is in effect from 11 PM MST /10 PM PST/ this evening to 11 PM MST /10 PM PST/ Saturday.
- Impacts/timing: a system will be making its way across the northern rockies later tonight through Saturday. This system will cause widespread snow above 4000 feet. Snow showers on Saturday could produce heavy snow over short distances creating variable Road conditions. Snow covered roads will cause hazardous driving conditions...especially over mountain passes.
- Snow accumulations: 3 to 6 inches above 4000 feet. 5 to 8 inches for Lolo Pass and Lookout Pass by Saturday evening.
- Locations impacted include...Dixie...Elk City...Marias Pass... Evaro hill...Highway 93 Sula to Lost Trail Pass...Lolo Pass... Highway 83 Seeley Lake to Condon