Heavy Snow & Extremely Cold Temperatures Continue In MT | 2-3 FEET of Snow Is Forecasted To Fall Through Saturday

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

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for Montana. It is in effect throughout the day on Saturday. The second wave of snow moves in this morning and will persist through Saturday Evening.

2-3 FEET of Snow Through Saturday In Montana.

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

Extremely cold temperatures are expected to accompany this extended period of snowfall, so snow is expected to fall at all elevations.

Additional Storm Info:

Snow continues today. Image: NOAA Great Falls, MT
Snow totals by the end. Image: NOAA Billings, MT

Montana: 2-3 FEET of Snow Through Saturday

* Total snow accumulations of 2 to 3 feet.
- NOAA Billings, MT
Snow totals through Saturday. Image: NOAA Missoula, MT
Dangerous Wind Chills in MT. Image: NOAA Great Falls, MT
6-10 day temperature outlook. Image: NOAA
6-10 day precipitation outlook. Image: NOAA

MT Winter Storm Warning:

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Billings MT
323 AM MST Fri Dec 29 2017

Absaroka/Beartooth Mountains-
Including the locations of Cooke City

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MST
SATURDAY NIGHT...

* WHAT...Heavy snow and blowing snow occurring. Travel difficult
 to impossible. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 3 feet.

* WHERE...Absaroka/Beartooth Mountains.

* WHEN...Until midnight MST Saturday night.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Winds gusting as high as 45 mph will
 cause areas of blowing and drifting snow.

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