Winter Weather Advisory For Bozeman/Warning Above 7000′ [UPDATED 4AM]
The National Weather Service in Great Falls has issued a Winter Storm Warning for elevations above 7000 feet for heavy snow… which is NOW in effect to 4 am MST Friday. A Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect from 5 am Wednesday to 4 am MST Friday for elevations below 7000 feet.
Snow accumulations: total snow accumulations of 4 to 7 inches at
lower elevations but 7 to 15 inches in the mountains are likely.
* Winds and visibility: expect southwest winds 15 to 25 mph at
times. Visibilities will be below one-half mile at times due to
snow and blowing snow mainly in the mountains.
* Other impacts: expect roads to become snow covered and icy…
creating hazardous travel conditions.
* Locations affected include: Battle Ridge Pass… Bozeman…
Bozeman Pass… Targhee Pass… West Yellowstone… Big Hole
Pass… Chief Joseph Pass… Dillon… Monida Pass… Ennis…
Norris Hill… Raynolds Pass… Twin Bridges
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