3 Storms On Tap For Montana | 9-14″ of Snow Expected To Fall Through Tuesday

Chris Wallner | | WeatherWeather
PINK= Winter Storm Warning. PURPLE= Winter Weather Advisory. Image: NOAA

The first of three storms this week in Montana is expected to deliver heavy snowfall and difficult travel conditions. The next storm arrives Thursday and the third arrives Sunday.

9-14″ of snow is expected to fall through Tuesday in Montana.

7 day snowfall totals. Image: Tropical Tidbits
7 day precipitation totals. Image: NOAA

Snow levels are expected to hover around 4000ft for the remainder of this storm. Heavy snowfall accumulation will occur on mountain passes and at ski resorts.

Additional Storm Information:

“An active weather pattern will bring a chance of precipitation each day through the upcoming week, along with below normal temperatures.” – NOAA Billings, MT
Snow is on tap for Montana. Image: NOAA Billings, MT
“A series of storms will move through the area over the next 7 to 10 days. Expect cool weather with periods of rain and mountain snow. Monitor your local forecast for details.” – NOAA Billings, MT

Montana: 9-14″ of Snow Through Tuesday

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...9 to 14 inches.
- NOAA Billings, MT
6-10 day temperature outlook. Image: NOAA
6-10 day precipitation outlook. Image: NOAA

Montana Winter Storm Warning:

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Billings MT
806 PM MDT Mon Apr 24 2017

Absaroka/Beartooth Mountains-
806 PM MDT Mon Apr 24 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MDT
TUESDAY...

* IMPACTS...Heavy, wet snow will make outdoor recreation
  difficult. Avalanche danger may increase.

* TIMING...Snow will continue tonight and Tuesday. The heaviest
  snowfall is expected to occur tonight.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...9 to 14 inches.

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