Winter Weather Advisory Issued For MT | Up To 8″ of Snow Is Expected To Fall Throughout The Day Friday

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

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for Montana. It is in effect from 6am Friday Morning through midnight Friday Night. A strong cold front is expected to move through, which will drop snow on the mountains and in the valleys.

Up To 8″ of snow is expected to fall Friday Morning – Friday Night. 

NOAA Has Issued A Winter Weather Advisory For:

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

Snow levels are expected to drop down to 300oft, which would allow for light accumulations in the Mountain Valleys. 

Additional Storm Info:

Accumulating snow is expected to end the work, with some impacts to travel expected. Image: NOAA Great Falls, MT
More snow is in the forecast. Image: NOAA Missoula, MT

Montana: Up To 8″ of Snow Through Friday Night

* Total snow accumulations of 3 to 6 inches, with
  localized amounts up to 8 inches, are expected.
6-10 day temperature outlook. Image: NOAA
6-10 day precipitation outlook. Image: NOAA

Montana Winter Weather Advisory:

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Great Falls MT
331 AM MDT Thu Oct 12 2017

Northern Rocky Mountain Front-
Including the following locations Logan Pass, Marias Pass,
Browning, and Heart Butte

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM FRIDAY TO MIDNIGHT
MDT FRIDAY NIGHT...

* WHAT...Snow expected. Plan on slippery road conditions,
 including during the morning commute on Friday. Total snow
 accumulations of 3 to 6 inches, with localized amounts up to 8
 inches, are expected.

* WHERE...Northern Rocky Mountain Front.

* WHEN...6 AM Friday to midnight Friday night.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Be prepared for reduced visibilities at
 times.

 


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