ID WFO MISSOULA Warnings, Watches, and Advisories

WFO MISSOULA Warnings, Watches and Advisories for Saturday, February 24, 2018

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WINTER STORM WARNING

URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE

National Weather Service Missoula MT

1201 PM MST Fri Feb 23 2018

…WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 4 PM

PST SATURDAY…

* WHAT…Snow and blowing snow expected. Gusty south and southwest

winds develop overnight, with blowing snow and near whiteout

conditions in the Camas Prairie particularly from Grangeville to

Cottonwood and Highway 162 Saturday morning. Elsewhere, winds

are anticipated to be lighter and not a major impact but falling

snow will still lead to difficult travel. Total snow

accumulations of 3 to 5 inches, are expected.

* WHERE…Camas Prairie, Highway 95, Highway 13, Grangeville and

vicinity, Orofino, and Greer Grade.

* WHEN…From 7 PM this evening to 4 PM PST Saturday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Plan on difficult travel conditions. Be

prepared for significant reductions in visibility and drifting

snow.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather

conditions will make travel very hazardous or impossible. If you

must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food and water in your

vehicle in case of an emergency. The latest road conditions for

the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO

4 PM PST SATURDAY…

* WHAT…Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 4 inches,

with localized amounts up to 7 inches of Whitebird Hill, are

expected.

* WHERE…Lower Hells Canyon/Salmon River Region.

* WHEN…From 7 PM this evening to 4 PM PST Saturday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Plan on slippery road conditions. Be

prepared for reduced visibilities at times.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will

cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered

roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.

The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can

be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO

4 PM PST SATURDAY…

* WHAT…Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 4 to 7 inches,

are expected.

* WHERE…Elk River, Highway 11 Pierce to Headquarters, Pierce,

Dixie, Elk City, and Highway 12 Lowell to Lolo Pass.

* WHEN…From 7 PM this evening to 4 PM PST Saturday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Plan on difficult travel conditions. Be

prepared for reduced visibilities at times.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will

cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered

roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.

The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can

be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO

4 PM PST SATURDAY…

* WHAT…Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 4 to 7 inches,

are expected.

* WHERE…Elk River, Highway 11 Pierce to Headquarters, Pierce,

Dixie, Elk City, and Highway 12 Lowell to Lolo Pass.

* WHEN…From 7 PM this evening to 4 PM PST Saturday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Plan on difficult travel conditions. Be

prepared for reduced visibilities at times.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will

cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered

roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.

The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can

be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

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