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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
937 PM MST THU NOV 27 2014

...HIGH WINDS ALONG THE EASTERN SLOPES OF THE DIVIDE AND ADJACENT
FOOTHILLS TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY...

.STRONG MOUNTAIN TOP WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO MIX DOWN ACROSS THE
CODY FOOTHILLS TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY. THESE STRONG MOUNTAIN TOP
WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO PUSH DOWN INTO THE LANDER FOOTHILLS...BEAVER
RIM...GREEN AND RATTLESNAKE RANGES LATE FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON. A COLD FRONT WILL PUSH SOUTH INTO NORTHERN
WYOMING LATE SATURDAY AFTERNOON RESULTING IN THE STRONG WINDS
DIMINISHING.

WYZ002-003-281100-
/O.CON.KRIW.HW.W.0027.000000T0000Z-141130T0000Z/
ABSAROKA MOUNTAINS-CODY FOOTHILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CODY...MEETEETSE
937 PM MST THU NOV 27 2014

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST SATURDAY...

A HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST SATURDAY.

* SUMMARY AND TIMING...STRONG WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL
  CONTINUE ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS TONIGHT...OCCASIONALLY MIXING
  DOWN INTO THE CODY FOOTHILLS. STRONG WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO BE
  MORE WIDESPREAD ACROSS THE CODY FOOTHILLS FRIDAY AND FRIDAY
  NIGHT.

* WIND...WEST 30 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS NEAR 60 MPH IN THE LOWER
  ELEVATIONS...WITH GUSTS TO 90 MPH NEAR CLARK...ESPECIALLY
  FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT. WEST WINDS 40 TO 60 MPH WITH GUSTS 70
  TO 80 MPH IN THE ABSAROKAS.

* IMPACTS...HIGH WINDS MAY MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS FOR LIGHT AND
  HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES...ESPECIALLY BETWEEN CODY AND CLARK
  ACROSS HIGHWAY 120.

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.

THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS PROVIDED BY THE WYOMING DEPARTMENT OF
TRANSPORTATION ARE AVAILABLE BY CALLING 5-1-1 OR ON THE INTERNET
AT WYOROAD.INFO.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GLASGOW MT
811 PM MST THU NOV 27 2014

MTZ060-281200-
/O.CON.KGGW.HW.W.0012.000000T0000Z-141129T0100Z/
SOUTHWEST PHILLIPS-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...ZORTMAN
811 PM MST THU NOV 27 2014

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MST FRIDAY...

A HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MST FRIDAY.

* TIMING...FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY EVENING.

* WINDS...DOWN-SLOPE WESTERLY WINDS OF 40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 60
  MPH AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES WILL EXPERIENCE STRONG
  CROSSWINDS ON HIGHWAY 191 SOUTH OF MALTA. SOME BLOWING AND
  DRIFTING OF SNOW IS POSSIBLE AS WELL.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
731 PM MST THU NOV 27 2014

MTZ009-010-012-014-044>046-048-049-281200-
/O.CON.KTFX.HW.W.0035.000000T0000Z-141129T0700Z/
NORTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT-EASTERN GLACIER-CASCADE-
CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN LEWIS AND CLARK-TOOLE-LIBERTY-
EASTERN PONDERA-SOUTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT-EASTERN TETON-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...BROWNING...MARIAS PASS...
CUT BANK...GREAT FALLS...KINGS HILL PASS...FLESHER PASS...
HELENA...LINCOLN...MACDONALD PASS...ROGERS PASS...SHELBY...
CHESTER...CONRAD...CHOTEAU...FAIRFIELD
731 PM MST THU NOV 27 2014

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MST FRIDAY
NIGHT...

A HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MST FRIDAY
NIGHT.

* TIMING AND MAIN IMPACT: STRONG AND GUSTY WINDS WILL CONTINUE
  INTO FRIDAY EVENING.

* WINDS: WEST WINDS 30 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS 55 TO 65 MPH.

* OTHER IMPACTS: DIFFICULT TRAVEL FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.

* LOCATIONS AFFECTED INCLUDE: FAIRFIELD...CHOTEAU...CONRAD...
  CHESTER...SHELBY...BROWNING...MARIAS PASS...CUT BANK...
  GREAT FALLS...KINGS HILL PASS...FLESHER PASS...HELENA...
  LINCOLN...MACDONALD PASS...ROGERS 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
731 PM MST THU NOV 27 2014

MTZ015-281200-
/O.CON.KTFX.HW.W.0035.000000T0000Z-141129T0700Z/
MADISON-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...NORRIS HILL
731 PM MST THU NOV 27 2014

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MST FRIDAY
NIGHT FOR ROUTE 287 OVER NORRIS HILL IN MADISON COUNTY...

A HIGH WIND WARNING FOR ROUTE 287 OVER NORRIS HILL IN MADISON
COUNTY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MST FRIDAY NIGHT.

* TIMING AND MAIN IMPACT: STRONG AND GUSTY WINDS WILL CONTINUE
  INTO FRIDAY EVENING.

* WINDS: SOUTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS 50 TO 65 MPH.

* OTHER IMPACTS: DIFFICULT TRAVEL FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.

* LOCATIONS AFFECTED INCLUDE: NORRIS HILL

* 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.

&&

$$


Avalanche Warning


MTZ015-055-281200-

URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
AVALANCHE WARNING
GALLATIN NATIONAL FOREST AVALANCHE CENTER
RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
644 AM MST THU NOV 27 2014

THE FOLLOWING MESSAGE IS TRANSMITTED AT THE REQUEST OF THE
GALLATIN NATIONAL FOREST AVALANCHE CENTER.

ISSUED ON NOVEMBER 27 2014 AT 04:37 AM
AVALANCHE WARNING
THE GALLATIN NATIONAL FOREST AVALANCHE CENTER IS CONTINUING A
BACK COUNTRY AVALANCHE WARNING FOR OUR ENTIRE ADVISORY AREA. HEAVY
SNOWFALL AND HIGH WINDS CREATED WIDESPREAD INSTABILITY.  NATURAL
AND HUMAN TRIGGERED SLIDES ARE LIKELY ON ALL SLOPES. THE
AVALANCHE DANGER IS RATED HIGH IN THE BRIDGER, GALLATIN AND
MADISON RANGES, THE LIONHEAD AREA OUTSIDE WEST YELLOWSTONE AND
MOUNTAINS AROUND COOKE CITY. VERY DANGEROUS AVALANCHE CONDITIONS
EXIST. TRAVEL IN AVALANCHE TERRAIN IS NOT RECOMMENDED AND
AVALANCHE RUN-OUT ZONES SHOULD BE AVOIDED.
GO TO WWW.MTAVALANCHE.COM/CURRENT FOR CURRENT AVALANCHE
INFORMATION.

$$

MTZ067-281200-

URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
AVALANCHE WARNING
GALLATIN NATIONAL FOREST AVALANCHE CENTER
RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
453 AM MST THU NOV 27 2014

THE FOLLOWING MESSAGE IS TRANSMITTED AT THE REQUEST OF THE
GALLATIN NATIONAL FOREST AVALANCHE CENTER.

ISSUED ON NOVEMBER 27 2014 AT 04:37 AM
AVALANCHE WARNING

THE GALLATIN NATIONAL FOREST AVALANCHE CENTER IS CONTINUING A
BACKCOUNTRY AVALANCHE WARNING FOR OUR ENTIRE ADVISORY AREA. HEAVY
SNOWFALL AND HIGH WINDS CREATED WIDESPREAD INSTABILITY.  NATURAL
AND HUMAN TRIGGERED SLIDES ARE LIKELY ON ALL SLOPES. THE
AVALANCHE DANGER IS RATED HIGH IN THE BRIDGER, GALLATIN AND
MADISON RANGES, THE LIONHEAD AREA OUTSIDE WEST YELLOWSTONE AND
MOUNTAINS AROUND COOKE CITY. VERY DANGEROUS AVALANCHE CONDITIONS
EXIST. TRAVEL IN AVALANCHE TERRAIN IS NOT RECOMMENDED AND
AVALANCHE RUNOUT ZONES SHOULD BE AVOIDED.

GO TO WWW.MTAVALANCHE.COM/CURRENT FOR CURRENT AVALANCHE
INFORMATION.

$$


Winter Weather Advisory


URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
1159 AM MST THU NOV 27 2014

.WINTER WEATHER TO RETURN TO THE MOUNTAINS AGAIN THIS WEEKEND...

PACIFIC MOISTURE WILL STREAM INTO CENTRAL IDAHO TONIGHT THROUGH
SATURDAY NIGHT BRINGING SNOW TO THE MOUNTAINS. THE HEAVIEST SNOW
IS EXPECTED TO FALL IN THE CENTRAL MOUNTAINS WHERE THE MOISTURE
STREAM INTERACTS WITH THE HIGHER TERRAIN. WARM TEMPERATURES WILL
KEEP THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL ABOVE 7000 FEET...WHERE 5 TO 10 INCHES
IS EXPECTED. THE SNOW IN THE CENTRAL MOUNTAINS IS EXPECTED TO
TAPER OFF BY SUNDAY MORNING. STRONG WINDS AT HIGHER ELEVATIONS MAY
RESULT IN BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW.

IDZ018-031-281100-
/O.NEW.KPIH.WW.Y.0022.141129T0100Z-141130T1300Z/
SAWTOOTH MOUNTAINS-BIG AND LITTLE WOOD RIVER REGION-
INCLUDING THE LOCATIONS OF...COPPER BASIN...GALENA SUMMIT...
SMILEY CREEK LODGE
1159 AM MST THU NOV 27 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM FRIDAY TO 6 AM MST
SUNDAY ABOVE 7000 FEET...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN POCATELLO HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY ABOVE 7000 FEET FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH
IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM FRIDAY TO 6 AM MST SUNDAY.

* TIMING...SNOW BECOMING WIDESPREAD AND HEAVY FRIDAY EVENING AND
  CONTINUING THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT.

* MAIN IMPACT...SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL CREATE HAZARDOUS TRAVEL
  CONDITIONS.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...GALENA SUMMIT...COPPER BASIN...SMILEY CREEK
  LODGE. IN BLAINE COUNTY MAINLY ALONG THE BORDER WITH CUSTER
  COUNTY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT
VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO STRONG WINDS BLOWING SNOW
AROUND. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS.

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$

HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/POCATELLO


Wind Advisory


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
839 PM PST THU NOV 27 2014

...STRONG WINDS LATE FRIDAY AFTERNOON INTO FRIDAY EVENING...

.A DEEPENING LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM OVER EASTERN WASHINGTON FRIDAY
AFTERNOON AND EVENING WILL BRING THE POTENTIAL FOR STRONG WINDS
ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE COLUMBIA BASIN...WEST PLAINS...PALOUSE...
AND NEAR THE BLUE MOUNTAINS. SUSTAINED WINDS OF 15 TO 30 MPH WILL
BE POSSIBLE WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.

IDZ003-WAZ032-033-035-036-281500-
/O.CON.KOTX.WI.Y.0013.141128T2100Z-141129T0800Z/
IDAHO PALOUSE-LOWER GARFIELD AND ASOTIN COUNTIES-
WASHINGTON PALOUSE-UPPER COLUMBIA BASIN-SPOKANE AREA-
839 PM PST THU NOV 27 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM FRIDAY TO MIDNIGHT
PST FRIDAY NIGHT...

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.

* TIMING...FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING. WINDS WILL DECREASE BY
  MIDNIGHT.

* IMPACTS...LOCAL STRONG WIND GUSTS WILL BREAK TREE BRANCHES AND
  MOVE UNANCHORED OBJECTS. SCATTERED POWER OUTAGES WILL BE
  POSSIBLE. CONTROLLING HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES MAY BE DIFFICULT...
   ESPECIALLY ALONG NORTH TO SOUTH ORIENTED HIGHWAYS INCLUDING
  195 AND 95.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND GUSTS OF 45 TO 50 MPH ARE
EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...
ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
900 PM MST THU NOV 27 2014

MTZ041-290400-
/O.EXA.KBYZ.WI.Y.0028.000000T0000Z-141129T1900Z/
NORTHERN SWEET GRASS-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...BIG TIMBER
900 PM MST THU NOV 27 2014

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MST SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BILLINGS HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MST SATURDAY.

* TIMING...EXPECT PROLONGED PERIODS OF STRONG WINDS THROUGH
  SATURDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...CONTROLLING HIGH PROFILE AND LIGHT WEIGHT VEHICLES
  WILL BE VERY DIFFICULT DUE TO STRONG CROSSWINDS ON I-90 IN THE
  BIG TIMBER VICINITY...AND ALONG HIGHWAY 191 NORTH OF BIG TIMBER.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 25 TO 45 MPH...WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS FROM 50
  TO 60 MPH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR
HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
900 PM MST THU NOV 27 2014

MTZ065-066-290400-
/O.CON.KBYZ.WI.Y.0028.000000T0000Z-141129T1900Z/
LIVINGSTON AREA-BEARTOOTH FOOTHILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LIVINGSTON...FISHTAIL...MCLEOD
900 PM MST THU NOV 27 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MST SATURDAY...

* TIMING...EXPECT PROLONGED PERIODS OF STRONG WINDS THROUGH
  SATURDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...CONTROLLING HIGH PROFILE AND LIGHT WEIGHT VEHICLES
  WILL BE VERY DIFFICULT DUE TO STRONG CROSSWINDS ON I-90 FROM
  LIVINGSTON TO SPRINGDALE...AND ON LOCAL ROADS NEAR NYE.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 35 TO 50 MPH...WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS OF 60 TO
  70 MPH.


&&

$$

HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/BILLINGS


Winter Storm Watch


URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
736 PM MST THU NOV 27 2014

MTZ009-010-014-048-281200-
/O.CON.KTFX.WS.A.0012.141129T0000Z-141130T0600Z/
NORTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT-EASTERN GLACIER-
CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN LEWIS AND CLARK-
SOUTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...BROWNING...MARIAS PASS...
CUT BANK...FLESHER PASS...LINCOLN...MACDONALD PASS...
ROGERS PASS...CHOTEAU
736 PM MST THU NOV 27 2014

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING...

A WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING.

* TIMING AND MAIN IMPACT: A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL CROSS INTO
  NORTH CENTRAL MONTANA LATE FRIDAY AFTERNOON. SNOW WILL DEVELOP
  AND BECOME HEAVY AT TIMES BY SATURDAY MORNING BEFORE TAPERING
  OFF FROM NORTH TO SOUTH SATURDAY EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 4 TO 8 INCHES OF SNOW ARE POSSIBLE AT
  ELEVATIONS BELOW 6000 FEET. 10 TO 20 INCHES OF SNOW ARE POSSIBLE
  ABOVE 6000 FEET. THE HEAVIEST RATE OF SNOWFALL SHOULD OCCUR
  OVERNIGHT FRIDAY.

* WINDS AND VISIBILITY: NORTH WINDS OF 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH
  ARE POSSIBLE WITH FRONTAL PASSAGE.

* TEMPERATURES: TEMPERATURES FALL FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY TO
  AROUND ZERO TO 15 DEGREES BELOW ZERO. WIND CHILL TEMPERATURES
  COULD DROP TO 20 BELOW ZERO OR WORSE BY SATURDAY EVENING.

* LOCATIONS AFFECTED INCLUDE: CUT BANK...CHOTEAU...FLESHER
  PASS...LINCOLN...MACDONALD PASS...ROGERS PASS... BROWNING...
  MARIAS PASS

* NOTE: THIS WINTER STORM WATCH DOES NOT INCLUDE THE HELENA
  VALLEY.

* 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 STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MISSOULA MT
233 PM MST THU NOV 27 2014


MTZ001>003-043-281200-
/O.NEW.KMSO.WS.A.0011.141129T0000Z-141130T0000Z/
KOOTENAI/CABINET REGION-WEST GLACIER REGION-
FLATHEAD/MISSION VALLEYS-POTOMAC/SEELEY LAKE REGION-
233 PM MST THU NOV 27 2014

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MISSOULA HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON.


* IMPACTS/TIMING: A MOISTURE PLUME WILL CAUSE WIDESPREAD
  PRECIPITATION STARTING LATE FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY. THIS
  MOISTURE WILL INTERACT WITH A STRONG ARCTIC FRONT PUSHING
  SOUTHWARD OUT OF CANADA. THE FRONT WILL CAUSE SNOW LEVELS TO
  DROP DRAMATICALLY. MANY VALLEY LOCATIONS WILL RECEIVE
  RAIN...WHICH WILL THEN CHANGE TO SNOW...FOLLOWED BY VERY COLD
  TEMPERATURES. STRONG EASTERLY WINDS ARE ANTICIPATED WITH THE
  ARCTIC FRONT, WHICH COULD CAUSE AREAS OF BLOWING AND DRIFTING
  SNOW. AREAS EAST OF HIGHWAY 93...FROM EUREKA TO ARLEE...ARE
  ANTICIPATED TO RECEIVE THE BIGGEST IMPACT FROM THIS SYSTEM.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: VALLEYS: 3 TO 6 INCHES POSSIBLE...LOCALLY UP
  TO 9 INCHES IN THE GLACIER PARK AREA. MOUNTAINS: 8 TO 16 INCHES
  POSSIBLE BY SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

* WINDS: EAST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH POSSIBLE NEAR
  THE MOUTH OF FAVORED CANYONS...SUCH AS BADROCK.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...HIGHWAY 93 EUREKA TO
  WHITEFISH...BAD ROCK CANYON...ESSEX... HIGHWAY 83 BIGFORK TO
  SWAN LAKE...MARIAS PASS...POLEBRIDGE... FLATHEAD LAKE...FLATHEAD
  VALLEY...MISSION VALLEY...POLSON... HIGHWAY 200 BONNER TO
  GREENOUGH...HIGHWAY 83 SEELEY LAKE TO CONDON

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
156 PM MST THU NOV 27 2014

...MORE SNOW AND WIND EXPECTED THIS WEEKEND...

.PERIODS OF HEAVY SNOW...BLOWING SNOW AND STRONG WINDS ARE
EXPECTED TO COMPLICATE TRAVEL AND OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES THIS
WEEKEND...ESPECIALLY ON EXPOSED TERRAIN AND OVER MOUNTAIN PASSES.

WYZ001-012-013-281000-
/O.NEW.KRIW.WS.A.0013.141129T0700Z-141130T1800Z/
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK-TETON AND GROS VENTRE MOUNTAINS-
JACKSON HOLE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LAKE...MAMMOTH...OLD FAITHFUL...JACKSON
156 PM MST THU NOV 27 2014

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH
SUNDAY MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RIVERTON HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH
SUNDAY MORNING.

* SUMMARY AND TIMING...SOUTHWEST WIND WILL INCREASE THROUGH THE
  DAY ON FRIDAY AND MAY GUST AS HIGH AS 70 MPH ON EXPOSED TERRAIN
  A LITTLE AFTER MIDNIGHT...WHICH IS WHEN THE SNOW WILL BEGIN.
  SNOW WILL SPREAD FROM NORTH TO SOUTH DURING THE NIGHT AND MAY BE
  HEAVY AT TIMES THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...5 TO 10 INCHES IN THE JACKSON
  VALLEY...HIGHEST AMOUNTS NORTH OF MOOSE...WITH 10 TO 18 INCHES
  OVER HIGHER TERRAIN...HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE ON FAVORED WEST
  FACING SLOPES.

* WIND AND VISIBILITY...SOUTHWEST WINDS MAY GUST TO 70 MPH IN THE
  EXPOSED TERRAIN WITH GUSTS OVER 30 MPH POSSIBLE IN JACKSON
  VALLEY ON SATURDAY. VISIBILITY MAY BE REDUCED TO NEAR ZERO AT
  TIMES IN SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...ESPECIALLY OVER MOUNTAIN
  PASSES. EXPECT WIND CHILLS TO DROP WELL BELOW ZERO LATE SATURDAY
  NIGHT INTO SUNDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...PERIODS OF HEAVY SNOW...BLOWING SNOW AND STRONG WINDS
  ARE EXPECTED TO COMPLICATE TRAVEL AND OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES THIS
  WEEKEND...ESPECIALLY ON EXPOSED TERRAIN AND OVER MOUNTAIN
  PASSES. AVALANCHE DANGER MAY ALSO INCREASE THIS WEEKEND DUE TO
  THE ADDITIONAL SNOW AND STRONG WIND...PLEASE MONITOR
  JHAVALANCHE.ORG IF YOUR WEEKEND PLANS INCLUDE TRAVEL INTO THE
  BACKCOUNTRY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

REMEMBER...A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS CONDITIONS ARE FAVORABLE
FOR HAZARDOUS WINTER WEATHER IN AND CLOSE TO THE WATCH AREA.

THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS PROVIDED BY THE WYOMING DEPARTMENT OF
TRANSPORTATION ARE AVAILABLE BY CALLING 5-1-1 OR ON THE INTERNET
AT WYOROAD.INFO.

&&

$$


Special Weather Statement


SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PENDLETON OR
247 PM PST THU NOV 27 2014

ORZ041-044-049-050-502-503-505>511-WAZ024-026>030-520-521-281300-
EAST COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE OF OREGON-
LOWER COLUMBIA BASIN OF OREGON-GRANDE RONDE VALLEY-WALLOWA COUNTY-
NORTHERN BLUE MOUNTAINS OF OREGON-
SOUTHERN BLUE MOUNTAINS OF OREGON-JOHN DAY BASIN-OCHOCO-
JOHN DAY HIGHLANDS-
FOOTHILLS OF THE NORTHERN BLUE MOUNTAINS OF OREGON-
FOOTHILLS OF THE SOUTHERN BLUE MOUNTAINS OF OREGON-
EAST SLOPES OF THE OREGON CASCADES-NORTH CENTRAL OREGON-
CENTRAL OREGON-EASTERN COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE OF WASHINGTON-
KITTITAS VALLEY-YAKIMA VALLEY-LOWER COLUMBIA BASIN OF WASHINGTON-
FOOTHILLS OF THE BLUE MOUNTAINS OF WASHINGTON-
NORTHWEST BLUE MOUNTAINS OF WASHINGTON-
EAST SLOPES OF THE WASHINGTON CASCADES-SIMCOE HIGHLANDS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ARLINGTON...THE DALLES...BOARDMAN...
HERMISTON...IONE...COVE...ELGIN...LA GRANDE...UNION...
ENTERPRISE...JOSEPH...WALLOWA...MEACHAM...TOLLGATE...LONG CREEK...
NORTH POWDER...UKIAH...DAYVILLE...JOHN DAY...MITCHELL...
MONUMENT...SPRAY...BROTHERS...PAULINA...PRAIRIE CITY...SENECA...
ATHENA...PENDLETON...PILOT ROCK...HEPPNER...CONDON...FOSSIL...
CAMP SHERMAN...LA PINE...SISTERS...SUNRIVER...DUFUR...MAUPIN...
MORO...BEND...MADRAS...PRINEVILLE...REDMOND...WHITE SALMON...
ELLENSBURG...THORP...NACHES...SUNNYSIDE...TOPPENISH...YAKIMA...
CONNELL...PROSSER...TRI-CITIES...DAYTON...WAITSBURG...
WALLA WALLA...SKI BLUEWOOD RESORT...APPLETON...CLE ELUM...
CLIFFDELL...BICKLETON...GOLDENDALE
247 PM PST THU NOV 27 2014

...ANOTHER SURGE OF COLD AIR FOR THE WEEKEND...

ANOTHER ARCTIC COLD FRONT IS EXPECTED TO MOVE ACROSS THE REGION
BY THIS COMING HOLIDAY WEEKEND. THE COLD FRONT IS EXPECTED TO
DROP SOUTHWARD OUT OF CANADA FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY. HIGH
TEMPERATURES ON SATURDAY WILL ONLY BE IN THE 30S...COOLING TO THE
20S AND LOW 30S ON SUNDAY AND MONDAY. OVERNIGHT LOWS THIS WEEKEND
WILL BE MOSTLY IN THE TEENS...LOCALLY IN THE SINGLE DIGITS IN THE
MOUNTAINS. THERE IS A POSSIBILITY OF SOME LIGHT SNOW
ACCUMULATIONS FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY AS SNOW LEVELS DROP. THOSE
TRAVELING THIS WEEKEND ARE URGED TO KEEP AWARE OF THE LATEST
FORECASTS AS THIS EVENT UNFOLDS.

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
927 PM MST THU NOV 27 2014

WYZ001>020-022>030-281200-
ABSAROKA MOUNTAINS-BIGHORN MOUNTAINS SOUTHEAST-
BIGHORN MOUNTAINS WEST-CASPER MOUNTAIN-CODY FOOTHILLS-
EAST SWEETWATER COUNTY-FLAMING GORGE-
GREEN MOUNTAINS AND RATTLESNAKE RANGE-JACKSON HOLE-LANDER FOOTHILLS-
NATRONA COUNTY LOWER ELEVATIONS-NORTH BIG HORN BASIN-
NORTHEAST JOHNSON COUNTY-OWL CREEK AND BRIDGER MOUNTAINS-
ROCK SPRINGS AND GREEN RIVER-SALT RIVER AND WYOMING RANGES-
SOUTH LINCOLN COUNTY-SOUTHEAST BIG HORN BASIN-
SOUTHEAST JOHNSON COUNTY-SOUTHWEST BIG HORN BASIN-STAR VALLEY-
TETON AND GROS VENTRE MOUNTAINS-UPPER GREEN RIVER BASIN-
UPPER GREEN RIVER BASIN FOOTHILLS-UPPER WIND RIVER BASIN-
WIND RIVER BASIN-WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS EAST-WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS WEST-
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK-
927 PM MST THU NOV 27 2014

...A HIGH WIND WARNING IS IN EFFECT ACROSS THE ABSAROKA MOUNTAINS
AND CODY FOOTHILLS FROM NOON TODAY THROUGH THE DAY ON SATURDAY...

...A HIGH WIND WATCH IS IN EFFECT IN THE GREEN AND RATTLESNAKE RANGE
AND LANDER FOOTHILLS FROM FRIDAY EVENING THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WESTERN AND CENTRAL WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

STRONG WINDS ARE LIKELY ACROSS THE CODY FOOTHILLS AND ABSAROKAS
TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

FRIDAY AND SATURDAY...STRONG WINDS ARE POSSIBLE OVER THE
ABSAROKA MOUNTAINS...CODY FOOTHILLS...LANDER FOOTHILLS AND GREEN AND
RATTLESNAKE RANGE.

SATURDAY AND SUNDAY...SIGNIFICANT SNOWFALL POSSIBLE WEST. SNOWFALL
POSSIBLE EAST OF THE DIVIDE SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY.

BRISK WINDS ON SATURDAY IN THE ROCK SPRINGS TO CASPER WIND
CORRIDOR.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

PLEASE REPORT STRONG WIND GUSTS.

$$

TEAM RIVERTON

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
904 PM MST THU NOV 27 2014

MTZ028>042-056>058-063>068-WYZ098-099-290415-
SOUTHERN WHEATLAND-MUSSELSHELL-TREASURE-NORTHERN ROSEBUD-CUSTER-
FALLON-NORTHERN STILLWATER-YELLOWSTONE-POWDER RIVER-CARTER-
SOUTHERN BIG HORN-EASTERN CARBON-NORTHERN PARK-
NORTHERN SWEET GRASS-GOLDEN VALLEY-RED LODGE FOOTHILLS-
NORTHERN BIG HORN-SOUTHERN ROSEBUD-JUDITH GAP-PARADISE VALLEY-
LIVINGSTON AREA-BEARTOOTH FOOTHILLS-ABSAROKA/BEARTOOTH MOUNTAINS-
CRAZY MOUNTAINS-NORTHEAST BIGHORN MOUNTAINS-SHERIDAN FOOTHILLS-
904 PM MST THU NOV 27 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL
MONTANA...SOUTH CENTRAL MONTANA...SOUTHEAST MONTANA AND NORTH
CENTRAL WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

STRONG SOUTHWEST WINDS WITH GUSTS OF 60 TO 70 MPH CAN BE EXPECTED
AT LIVINGSTON AND NYE TONIGHT...WITH GUSTS TO 55 MPH AROUND BIG
TIMBER AS WELL. THESE DANGEROUS CROSS WINDS WILL MAKE DRIVING HIGH
PROFILE OR LIGHT WEIGHT VEHICLES DIFFICULT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

STRONG SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL CONTINUE FROM LIVINGSTON TO BIG TIMBER
AND AT NYE THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING. WINDS WILL DECREASE BY
MIDDAY SATURDAY WITH THE ARRIVAL OF A COLD FRONT.

AFTER A COUPLE OF VERY MILD DAYS...A SHOT OF ARCTIC AIR WILL
ARRIVE EARLY SATURDAY MORNING. A PERIOD OF SNOW SATURDAY INTO
SUNDAY COULD PRODUCE A WIDESPREAD 2 TO 4 INCHES OF SNOWFALL...
WITH HEAVIER AMOUNTS ALONG THE MOUNTAINS AND FOOTHILLS.
TEMPERATURES WILL REMAIN FRIGID ON SUNDAY BEFORE A GRADUAL WARMING
TREND DEVELOPS EARLY NEXT WEEK. THOSE TRAVELING OR PLANNING TO BE
OUTDOORS THIS HOLIDAY WEEKEND SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR WINTER
CONDITIONS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER
CONDITIONS ACCORDING TO STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GLASGOW MT
435 PM MST THU NOV 27 2014

MTZ016>027-059-061-062-281200-
CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST PHILLIPS-CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN VALLEY-
DANIELS-SHERIDAN-WESTERN ROOSEVELT-PETROLEUM-GARFIELD-MCCONE-
RICHLAND-DAWSON-PRAIRIE-WIBAUX-NORTHERN PHILLIPS-NORTHERN VALLEY-
EASTERN ROOSEVELT-
435 PM MST THU NOV 27 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST
MONTANA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

FRIDAY NIGHT AND THE WEEKEND...AN ARCTIC COLD FRONT WILL BRING AN
ADDITIONAL 2 TO 4 INCHES OF SNOW THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT.
TEMPERATURES WILL FALL TO 5 BELOW TO NEAR 20 BELOW ZERO FOR LOWS
SATURDAY NIGHT WITH WIND CHILLS AS LOW AS 35 BELOW ZERO.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER
CONDITIONS ACCORDING TO STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GLASGOW MT
435 PM MST THU NOV 27 2014

MTZ060-281200-
SOUTHWEST PHILLIPS-
435 PM MST THU NOV 27 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST
MONTANA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

GUSTY DOWN-SLOPE WINDS IN THE LEE OF THE LITTLE ROCKIES WILL
CONTINUE INTO FRIDAY. A HIGH WIND WARNING IS IN EFFECT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

FRIDAY NIGHT AND THE WEEKEND...AN ARCTIC COLD FRONT WILL BRING AN
ADDITIONAL 2 TO 4 INCHES OF SNOW THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT.
TEMPERATURES WILL FALL TO 5 BELOW TO NEAR 20 BELOW ZERO FOR LOWS
SATURDAY NIGHT WITH WIND CHILLS AS LOW AS 35 BELOW ZERO.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER
CONDITIONS ACCORDING TO STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
300 PM PST THU NOV 27 2014

IDZ003-WAZ031>033-035-036-282300-
IDAHO PALOUSE-NORTHEAST BLUE MOUNTAINS-
LOWER GARFIELD AND ASOTIN COUNTIES-WASHINGTON PALOUSE-
UPPER COLUMBIA BASIN-SPOKANE AREA-
300 PM PST THU NOV 27 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH IDAHO...
EAST CENTRAL WASHINGTON...NORTHEAST WASHINGTON AND SOUTHEAST
WASHINGTON.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

STRONG WINDS WILL BE POSSIBLE FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND
EVENING. SUSTAINED WINDS OF 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH WILL
BE POSSIBLE. MUCH COLDER AIR WILL ARRIVE FRIDAY NIGHT AND REMAIN
OVER THE REGION THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK. A FLASH FREEZE WILL BE
POSSIBLE AND COULD RESULT IN ICY CONDITIONS SATURDAY MORNING.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
419 AM MST THU NOV 27 2014

SDZ001-002-012>014-024>032-041>044-046-047-049-072>074-WYZ054>058-
071-281400-
HARDING-PERKINS-BUTTE-NORTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-ZIEBACH-
NORTHERN BLACK HILLS-NORTHERN FOOT HILLS-RAPID CITY-
SOUTHERN FOOT HILLS-CENTRAL BLACK HILLS-SOUTHERN BLACK HILLS-
CUSTER CO PLAINS-PENNINGTON CO PLAINS-HAAKON-FALL RIVER-SHANNON-
JACKSON-BENNETT-MELLETTE-TODD-TRIPP-STURGIS/PIEDMONT FOOT HILLS-
SOUTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-HERMOSA FOOT HILLS-NORTHERN CAMPBELL-
SOUTHERN CAMPBELL-WESTERN CROOK-WYOMING BLACK HILLS-WESTON-
NORTHEASTERN CROOK-
419 AM MST THU NOV 27 2014 /519 AM CST THU NOV 27 2014/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA AND
NORTHEASTERN WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

THERE IS A CHANCE FOR LIGHT SNOW OR LIGHT FREEZING RAIN TODAY OVER
NORTHWESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA. ANY SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE
LIGHT...GENERALLY A DUSTING...WITH LITTLE TO NO ICE ACCUMULATION.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY.

&&

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO FOR FURTHER DETAILS OR UPDATES...
OR CHECK OUR WEB SITE AT WEATHER.GOV/RAPIDCITY

$$

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