Northern Rocky Mountain Front Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Winter Weather Advisory
Statement as of 4:03 AM MST op 22 november 2014

...Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 5 am MST Sunday...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow remains in effect until 5 am MST Sunday.

* Timing and main impact: periods of snow and blowing snow will continue through Sunday morning. Travel may be difficult at times through mountain passes.

* Snow accumulations: total snow accumulations of 5 to 10 inches are expected...with isolated higher amounts near ridge tops.

* Winds and visibility: the combination of falling snow and gusty winds will create widespread blowing snow...with visibilities less than one half mile at times.

* Locations affected include: Browning...Marias Pass and Lincoln.

* To see a graphical representation of this hazard please visit our web Page and click on the detailed hazards tab.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow means that visibilities will be limited due to a combination of falling and blowing snow. Use caution when traveling...especially in open areas.

For specific Road and travel conditions in Montana...dial 5 1 1.

High Wind Warning
Statement as of 3:56 AM MST op 22 november 2014

...High Wind Warning remains in effect until 10 PM MST this evening...

A High Wind Warning remains in effect until 10 PM MST this evening.

* Timing: strong and gusty winds will impact locations along the Rocky Mountain front through this evening. The strongest and most widespread winds are expected this afternoon.

* Winds: westerly winds 35 to 50 mph...with gusts up to 70 mph at times.

* Impacts: strong winds will make travel difficult for high profile vehicles.

* Locations affected include: Choteau...Browning...Marias Pass.

* To see a graphical representation of this hazard please visit our web Page and click on the detailed hazards tab.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph or gusts of 58 mph or more can lead to property damage.

Local Storm Report

11/20/2014 0829 PM

11 miles SW of Bynum, Teton County.

Non-thunderstorm wind gust m53 mph, reported by mesonet.

53 mph wind gust.

11/20/2014 0829 PM

11 miles SW of Bynum, Teton County.

Non-thunderstorm wind gust m53 mph, reported by mesonet.

53 mph wind gust.

11/20/2014 0442 PM

24 miles WSW of Choteau, Teton County.

Non-thunderstorm wind gust m55 mph, reported by mesonet.

55 mph peak wind gust.

11/21/2014 0345 am

13 miles W of Bynum, Teton County.

Non-thunderstorm wind gust m56 mph, reported by mesonet.

56 mph wind gust at the dellwo mcscn site.

11/20/2014 0700 PM

8 miles se of east Glacier , Glacier County.

Non-thunderstorm wind gust m65 mph, reported by mesonet.

65 mph wind gust at the Deep Creek RAWS location. Time of event is estimated.

11/20/2014 0521 PM

1 miles E of east Glacier p, Glacier County.

Non-thunderstorm wind gust m51 mph, reported by dept of highways.

51 mph wind gust at the DOT sensor just east of East Glacier Park.

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