Winter Weather Advisory:
- ...Winter Weather Advisory in effect from 9 PM this evening to 3 PM MDT Sunday... The National Weather Service in Missoula has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for snow and slushy roadways...which is in effect from 9 PM this evening to 3 PM MDT Sunday.
- Impacts/timing: snow showers will develop during the afternoon with brief accumulations on mountain passes through the evening. The main focus for snow will be overnight and during Sunday morning with moderate to heavy snow possible from 6am to 9am Sunday morning. Travel over Homestake pass will become especially difficult during heavy snow showers Sunday morning.
- Snow accumulations: 4 to 6 inches over Homestake and MacDonald passes and Georgetown Lake. 1 to 3 inches from Deer Lodge to Butte.
- Locations impacted include...Butte...Georgetown Lake...Highway 12 Garrison to Elliston...Homestake pass...MacDonald Pass Precautionary/preparedness actions... 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.