The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Watch for Gallatin, Beaverhead and Madison counties Saturday morning through Sunday afternoon.

With this advisory we can expect:

  • Heavy snow possible
  • 2 to 6 inches of snow possible for the valleys
  • Up to 10 inches of snow for the upper elevations
  • Strong winds
  • Patchy blowing snow
  • Slippery road conditions
  • Low visibility
  • Difficult travel especially for mountain passes

The National Weather Service has also issued a Winter Weather Advisory for Jefferson and Broadwater counties noon Friday to 4 p.m. Saturday. They are calling for snow accumulations of 2”-5” is possible with 8” or more for higher elevations.