More towns in eastern Montana will be feeling the effects of a strong front Monday and Tuesday. Snow and strong winds may create very dangerous travel conditions for the Miles City area.

According to the National Weather Service:

WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT.

  • ACCUMULATING SNOW AND WIDESPREAD BLOWING SNOW POSSIBLE. TRAVEL COULD BECOME DIFFICULT.
  • TIMING - LATE MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT.
  • SNOW ACCUMULATION - 4 TO 6 INCHES WITH ISOLATED HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE.
  • WINDS - NORTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS AS HIGH AS 40 MPH POSSIBLE.
  • A WINTER STORM WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN SEVERE WINTER WEATHER IS POSSIBLE BUT NOT IMMINENT.
  • AT THIS TIME THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT SNOW. FUTURE DRIVING AND WALKING CONDITIONS MAY BECOME HAZARDOUS.
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