Heavy snow continued Wednesday afternoon, prompting the Winter Weather Advisory to be extended tonight for snow and poor driving conditions.

According to the National Weather Service:

 

 

  • THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREAT FALLS HAS ISSUED A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW... WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MST TONIGHT.
  • LOCATIONS... BIG HOLE PASS... CHIEF JOSEPH PASS... DILLON... MONIDA PASS... ENNIS... NORRIS HILL... RAYNOLDS PASS... TWIN BRIDGES... BOULDER... BOULDER HILL... ELK PARK PASS... HOMESTAKE PASS... WHITEHALL... BATTLE RIDGE PASS... BOZEMAN... BOZEMAN PASS... TARGHEE PASS... WEST YELLOWSTONE.
  • SNOW ACCUMULATIONS... 1 TO 3 INCHES. HIGHER AMOUNTS IN THE MOUNTAINS.
  • TIMING... SNOW WILL FALL THROUGH THE EVENING HOURS.
  • IMPACTS... MAINLY TRAVEL IMPACTS. PERIODS OF MODERATE SNOW WILL DROP VISIBILITY AT TIMES AND ROAD CONDITIONS WILL DETERIORATE.
Winter Weather Advisory/Michelle Wolfe