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Winter Storm Watch

Statement as of 3:15 AM MDT on March 29, 2017

Expires 2:00 PM EDT on March 31, 2017


... Winter Storm Watch in effect from late tonight through Friday
morning for elevations above 6500 feet...

The National Weather Service in Great Falls has issued a Winter
Storm Watch for elevations above 6500 feet, which is in effect
from late tonight through Friday morning.

* Locations: Big Hole Pass, Chief Joseph Pass, Monida Pass,
Raynolds Pass, Targhee Pass, and West Yellowstone.

* Timing: beginning late tonight toward Big Hole and Chief Joseph
Pass, and then spreading east Thursday evening through Friday
morning.

* Accumulations: snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible, with
6 to 12 inches possible toward Big Hole and chief Joseph passes
in western Beaverhead County.

* Winds: north 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

* Visibilities: possibly reduced to one-quarter mile at times in
heavier snow.

* Hazard elevation: for elevations above 6500 feet.

* Snow level: 7500 feet Wednesday overnight lowering to 5500 feet
Friday morning.

* Impacts: periods of moderate to heavy snow may significantly
impact travel.

* Web page: to see a graphical representation of this hazard,
please visit our web Page and click on the detailed hazards
tab.

* Canl page: to see a graphical representation of the degree of
stress on Young livestock, please visit our web Page and click
on the items of interest link of the left, then select canl.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Watch means there is a potential for significant
snow, sleet, or ice accumulations that may impact travel.
Continue to monitor the latest forecasts.





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