ID WFO MISSOULA Warnings, Watches, and Advisories

WFO MISSOULA Warnings, Watches and Advisories for Monday, February 26, 2018

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WINTER STORM WARNING

URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE

National Weather Service Missoula MT

1043 AM MST Sun Feb 25 2018

…WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PST THIS EVENING…

* WHAT…Snow and blowing snow occurring. 2 to 3 inch per hour

snow rates have been observed east of Lowell along highway 12.

Similar snow rates are occurring or will occur for areas around

Elk River and Pierce. Total snow accumulations of 10 to 15

inches, are expected through this evening. Periods of intense

snow rates and dramatically reduced visibility will occur

through the evening hours.

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

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

* WHEN…For the Winter Storm Warning, until 11 PM PST this

evening. For the Winter Weather Advisory, until 10 AM PST this

morning.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Travel will be difficult. Winds gusting

as high as 30 mph will cause areas of blowing and drifting

snow.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Winter Storm Warning for snow and blowing 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 STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PST THIS EVENING…

* WHAT…Snow and blowing snow occurring. 2 to 3 inch per hour

snow rates have been observed east of Lowell along highway 12.

Similar snow rates are occurring or will occur for areas around

Elk River and Pierce. Total snow accumulations of 10 to 15

inches, are expected through this evening. Periods of intense

snow rates and dramatically reduced visibility will occur

through the evening hours.

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

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

* WHEN…For the Winter Storm Warning, until 11 PM PST this

evening. For the Winter Weather Advisory, until 10 AM PST this

morning.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Travel will be difficult. Winds gusting

as high as 30 mph will cause areas of blowing and drifting

snow.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Winter Storm Warning for snow and blowing 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 STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PST THIS EVENING…

* WHAT…Snow and blowing snow occurring. 2 to 3 inch per hour

snow rates have been observed east of Lowell along highway 12.

Similar snow rates are occurring or will occur for areas around

Elk River and Pierce. Total snow accumulations of 10 to 15

inches, are expected through this evening. Periods of intense

snow rates and dramatically reduced visibility will occur

through the evening hours.

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

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

* WHEN…For the Winter Storm Warning, until 11 PM PST this

evening. For the Winter Weather Advisory, until 10 AM PST this

morning.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Travel will be difficult. Winds gusting

as high as 30 mph will cause areas of blowing and drifting

snow.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Winter Storm Warning for snow and blowing 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 STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PST THIS EVENING…

* WHAT…Snow and blowing snow occurring. 2 to 3 inch per hour

snow rates have been observed east of Lowell along highway 12.

Similar snow rates are occurring or will occur for areas around

Elk River and Pierce. Total snow accumulations of 10 to 15

inches, are expected through this evening. Periods of intense

snow rates and dramatically reduced visibility will occur

through the evening hours.

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

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

* WHEN…For the Winter Storm Warning, until 11 PM PST this

evening. For the Winter Weather Advisory, until 10 AM PST this

morning.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Travel will be difficult. Winds gusting

as high as 30 mph will cause areas of blowing and drifting

snow.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Winter Storm Warning for snow and blowing 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 REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PST THIS

EVENING…

* WHAT…Snow and blowing snow expected. Total snow

accumulations of 2 to 5 inches, with locally higher amounts,

are expected. A period of more intense snow bands may cause

poor visibility and quickly changing road conditions late this

afternoon into the evening.

* WHERE…Camas Prairie, Grangeville and vicinity, and Greer

Grade.

* WHEN…Until 11 PM PST this evening.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Plan on slippery road conditions. In

addition, areas of poor visibility are likely. Winds gusting

as high as 50 mph on the Camas Prairie including the town of

Grangeville will cause areas of blowing and drifting snow.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow means periods

of snow and blowing 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 REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PST THIS

EVENING…

* WHAT…Snow and blowing snow. Total snow accumulations of 1 to

2 inches in the lower elevations, with 3 to 5 inches over

Whitebird Grade, are expected.

* WHERE…Lower Hells Canyon/Salmon River Region.

* WHEN…Until 11 PM PST this evening.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Plan on slippery road conditions. In

addition, areas of poor visibility are likely. Winds gusting

as high as 40 mph will cause areas of blowing and drifting

snow.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow means periods

of snow and blowing 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 REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS

EVENING TO 11 AM MST MONDAY…

* WHAT…Snow and blowing snow expected. Total snow

accumulations of 2 to 4 inches, with 6 to 8 inches over Lost

Trail Pass, are expected.

* WHERE…Shoup, Bannock Pass, Highway 28 Tendoy to Lone Pine,

Highway 93 Lost Trail Pass to Gibbonsville, Lemhi Pass, and

Salmon.

* WHEN…From 8 PM this evening to 11 AM MST Monday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Plan on slippery road conditions. In

addition, areas of poor visibility are likely. Winds gusting

as high as 45 mph will cause areas of blowing and drifting

snow.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow means periods

of snow and blowing 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 REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS

EVENING TO 11 AM MST MONDAY…

* WHAT…Snow and blowing snow expected. Total snow

accumulations of 2 to 4 inches, with 6 to 8 inches over Lost

Trail Pass, are expected.

* WHERE…Shoup, Bannock Pass, Highway 28 Tendoy to Lone Pine,

Highway 93 Lost Trail Pass to Gibbonsville, Lemhi Pass, and

Salmon.

* WHEN…From 8 PM this evening to 11 AM MST Monday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Plan on slippery road conditions. In

addition, areas of poor visibility are likely. Winds gusting

as high as 45 mph will cause areas of blowing and drifting

snow.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow means periods

of snow and blowing 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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