Monday night, Tuesday and Wednesday could bring heavy, wet snow and wind to several parts of southwest Montana. Livingston, Big Timber and Red Lodge are all included.

According to the National Weather Service:

WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY EVENING THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

IMPACTS... TRAVEL MAY BECOME HAZARDOUS. THE HEAVY WET SNOW MAY CAUSE TREE AND POWER LINE DAMAGE AND COULD POSE A THREAT TO YOUNG LIVESTOCK.

TIMING... SNOW WILL DEVELOP MONDAY NIGHT AND CONTINUE INTO EARLY WEDNESDAY. THE SNOW MAY BE HEAVY AT TIMES. THE SNOW WILL TAPER OFF WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.

SNOW ACCUMULATION... 5 TO 10 INCHES POSSIBLE... WITH THE HEAVIEST AMOUNTS OCCURRING OVER THE HIGHER HILLS AND LIGHTER AMOUNTS OVER LOWER ELEVATIONS.

WINDS... NORTHEAST 15 TO 25 MPH WILL COMBINE WITH THE SNOW CAUSING POOR VISIBILITY.

SNOWFALL TONIGHT AND EARLY MONDAY... RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS COULD BECOME ALL SNOW FROM BILLINGS WEST. ACCUMULATION OF A TRACE TO 2 INCHES IS POSSIBLE.

AFTER A BREAK IN PRECIPITATION MONDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING... THE MAIN SNOW EVENT WILL OCCUR LATE MONDAY NIGHT INTO EARLY WEDNESDAY.

Winter Weather/Michelle Wolfe