The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Watch and Winter Weather Advisory for parts of western Montana. A cold front is moving through, which will turn precipitation from rain to snow.
Southwestern Montana is expected to see 8-18″ of New Snow Today – Friday.
NOAA Has Issued A Winter Storm Watch For:
NOAA Has Issued A Winter Weather Advisory For:
The highest snow accumulations will be above 8,000ft, but snow levels are expected to drop below 6,000ft.
Additional Storm Info:
Montana: 8-18″ of Snow Above 8,000 Feet Tonight – Friday
* SNOW ACCUMULATION...8 to 18 inches possible, greatest above 8000 feet. - NOAA Billings, MT
Montana Winter Storm Watch:
URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Billings MT 351 AM MDT Wed Sep 20 2017 ...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT... The National Weather Service in Billings has issued a Winter Storm Watch...which is in effect from this evening through late Friday night. * IMPACTS...Travel in the high country will be affected by periods of accumulating snowfall. Hunters and recreationists should be prepared for wintry conditions. * TIMING...Tonight through Friday night. * SNOW ACCUMULATION...8 to 18 inches possible, greatest above 8000 feet.