The Missoula area and Bitterroot Valley may see a fast moving front this afternoon, that may not bring much snow but may cause temperatures to drop quickly and ice to form on roads.

According to the National Weather Service:

WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MST THIS EVENING FOR BITTERROOT VALLEY AND MISSOULA.

  • IMPACTS/TIMING: LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW IS REDEVELOPING IN THE MISSOULA VALLEY AND CONTINUES IN THE BITTERROOT VALLEY.
  • A COLD FRONT WILL PASS THIS AFTERNOON THAT WILL BRING COLDER TEMPERATURE,
  • A PERIOD OF HEAVIER SNOW, AND THE THREAT FOR ICE DURING THE LATE AFTERNOON AND EVENING.
  • SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 1 TO 2 INCHES DURING THE AFTERNOON WITH ISOLATED HIGHER AMOUNTS.
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