The Bozeman area is under a weather double whammy Monday with snow in the forecast along with possible high winds. Travel could be extremely dangerous at times on Monday through Tuesday morning.

According to the National Weather Service:

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 UNTIL 5 AM MST TUESDAY.

  • LOCATIONS... BATTLE RIDGE PASS... BOZEMAN PASS... TARGHEE PASS... WEST YELLOWSTONE.
  • SNOW ACCUMULATIONS... 2 TO 4 INCHES.
  • TIMING... SNOW WILL DEVELOP EARLY MONDAY MORNING AND CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY TUESDAY MORNING.
  • IMPACTS... SNOW COVERED AND ICY ROADS WITH REDUCED VISIBILITY IN SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW.
  • WINDS... WEST 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH.
  • TEMPERATURES... IN THE UPPER 30S.
  • HAZARD ELEVATION... FOR ELEVATIONS ABOVE 5500 FEET.
  • SNOW LEVEL... 5500 FEET RISING TO 6500 FEET.
(photo Michelle Wolfe/KMMS)