Of course there's a Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow EXACTLY where I spend Thanksgiving. Every year. Without fail. Heading south? Here are the details:

Winter Weather Advisory for Gallatin and Madison County (Photo by Michelle Wolfe/KMMS)

A Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until noon MST
Thursday for the Hebgen Lake basin... Lions Head and
southern Madison ranges.

* Timing and main impact: snow will develop this morning and
continue into this evening. Snow will diminish later tonight
into Thanksgiving morning.

* Snow accumulations: total snow accumulations of 2 to 6 inches
are expected... with up to 8 inches possible at the higher peaks.

* Winds and visibility: southwest winds 15 to 25 mph... with gusts
to 40 mph... will create areas of blowing snow. Visibilities
will be reduced to one half mile at times.

* Locations affected include: Targhee Pass... West Yellowstone...
Raynolds Pass.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means that periods of snow
will cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow
covered roads and limited visibilities... and use caution while

For specific Road and travel conditions in Montana... dial 5 1 1.