The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for Thursday evening through Friday night for the Bozeman area.

This is in effect for elevations above 5,500 feet.  These elevations are expecting moderate to heavy snow.

Locations above 4500 feet will be effected including Bozeman and mountain passes.

The National Weather Service is expecting 2 to 6 inches of snow and 6 to 10 inches for elevations above 6000 feet.

Winds are expected with this storm from 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

The snow will make roads and passes slippery and may cause power outages due to the weight of heavy snow on power lines and trees.