Winter Weather Advisory Through Friday Morning for Snow and Wind, 5 to 10 Inches Possible
Perhaps THIS will be the next storm that actually hits Bozeman and the surrounding area. The highest elevations could see up to 10 inches with perhaps just a few in town. High winds should affect the entire county,
According to the National Weather Service:
WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 11 AM MST FRIDAY FOR ELEVATIONS ABOVE 6000 FEET.
- SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW
- LOCATIONS: BIG HOLE PASS, CHIEF JOSEPH PASS, MONIDA PASS, RAYNOLDS PASS, BATTLE RIDGE PASS, TARGHEE PASS, AND WEST YELLOWSTONE.
- TIMING: LATE THIS EVENING THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING.
- ACCUMULATIONS: SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 5 TO 10 INCHES.
- WINDS: SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.
- VISIBILITY: REDUCED TO ONE-HALF MILE OR LESS AT TIMES IN SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW.
- SNOW LEVEL: 5000 FEET RISING TO 7500 FEET.
- IMPACTS: SLIPPERY, SNOW-COVERED ROADS AND WALKWAYS WILL MAKE FOR HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS.
- GUSTY WINDS WILL LEAD TO BLOWING SNOW AND REDUCED VISIBILITY.
- USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING, ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS.
- FOR SPECIFIC ROAD AND TRAVEL CONDITIONS IN MONTANA, DIAL 511.