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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
358 PM CST WED NOV 26 2014

...FREEZING RAIN...SLEET AND SNOW THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...

.FREEZING RAIN AND SNOW WILL BRING TRAVEL HAZARDS TO WESTERN AND
NORTH CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA THANKSGIVING DAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT.
FREEZING RAIN...POSSIBLY BEGINNING AS SNOW...WILL DEVELOP
SOUTHWEST BY SUNRISE THURSDAY AT PLACES LIKE BOWMAN AND HETTINGER.
THE FREEZING RAIN...WILL SPREAD NORTH DURING THANKSGIVING DAY
REACHING LAKE SAKAKAWEA TO THE NORTH AND THE MISSOURI RIVER TO THE
EAST. THIS INCLUDES PLACES LIKE BEACH... DICKINSON...WATFORD
CITY...GLEN ULLEN...ELGIN AND FORT YATES.

TO THE NORTH AND EAST OF THIS AREA...SNOW IS EXPECTED. SNOW
ACCUMULATIONS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES FROM WILLISTON EAST THROUGH MINOT
AND RUGBY ARE LIKELY BY FRIDAY MORNING.

A FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR SOUTHWEST NORTH
DAKOTA THURSDAY...WITH A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW NORTH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND THURSDAY NIGHT.

PEOPLE PLANNING TRAVEL THANKSGIVING DAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT SHOULD
BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY AND DRIVING CONDITIONS. KEEP UP TO DATE
WITH THE LATEST FORECAST AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BIS. IF YOU TRAVEL...
CARRY A WINTER SURVIVAL KIT AND ADVISE OTHERS OF YOUR PLANS.


NDZ017>020-031>034-042-045-270700-
/O.NEW.KBIS.ZR.Y.0004.141127T1800Z-141128T0600Z/
MCKENZIE-DUNN-MERCER-OLIVER-GOLDEN VALLEY-BILLINGS-STARK-MORTON-
GRANT-SIOUX-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WATFORD CITY...KILLDEER...BEULAH...
HAZEN...CENTER...BEACH...MEDORA...DICKINSON...MANDAN...ELGIN...
FORT YATES
358 PM CST WED NOV 26 2014 /258 PM MST WED NOV 26 2014/

...FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON CST /11 AM MST/
THURSDAY TO MIDNIGHT CST /11 PM MST/ THURSDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BISMARCK HAS ISSUED A FREEZING
RAIN ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON CST /11 AM MST/
THURSDAY TO MIDNIGHT CST /11 PM MST/ THURSDAY NIGHT.

* TIMING...THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* ICE ACCUMULATIONS...UP TO A TENTH OF AN INCH.

* OTHER IMPACTS...SNOW AND SLEET MAY ALSO MIX WITH THE FREEZING
  RAN MAKING SLICK ROADS AND HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY MEANS THAT FREEZING RAIN OR FREEZING
DRIZZLE WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY
ROADS AND SIDEWALKS. SLOW DOWN AND USE EXTRA CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
358 PM CST WED NOV 26 2014

...FREEZING RAIN...SLEET AND SNOW THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...

.FREEZING RAIN AND SNOW WILL BRING TRAVEL HAZARDS TO WESTERN AND
NORTH CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA THANKSGIVING DAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT.
FREEZING RAIN...POSSIBLY BEGINNING AS SNOW...WILL DEVELOP
SOUTHWEST BY SUNRISE THURSDAY AT PLACES LIKE BOWMAN AND HETTINGER.
THE FREEZING RAIN...WILL SPREAD NORTH DURING THANKSGIVING DAY
REACHING LAKE SAKAKAWEA TO THE NORTH AND THE MISSOURI RIVER TO THE
EAST. THIS INCLUDES PLACES LIKE BEACH... DICKINSON...WATFORD
CITY...GLEN ULLEN...ELGIN AND FORT YATES.

TO THE NORTH AND EAST OF THIS AREA...SNOW IS EXPECTED. SNOW
ACCUMULATIONS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES FROM WILLISTON EAST THROUGH MINOT
AND RUGBY ARE LIKELY BY FRIDAY MORNING.

A FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR SOUTHWEST NORTH
DAKOTA THURSDAY...WITH A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW NORTH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND THURSDAY NIGHT.

PEOPLE PLANNING TRAVEL THANKSGIVING DAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT SHOULD
BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY AND DRIVING CONDITIONS. KEEP UP TO DATE
WITH THE LATEST FORECAST AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BIS. IF YOU TRAVEL...
CARRY A WINTER SURVIVAL KIT AND ADVISE OTHERS OF YOUR PLANS.


NDZ040-041-043-044-270700-
/O.NEW.KBIS.ZR.Y.0004.141127T1200Z-141127T1800Z/
SLOPE-HETTINGER-BOWMAN-ADAMS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MARMARTH...MOTT...BOWMAN...HETTINGER
258 PM MST WED NOV 26 2014

...FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO 11 AM MST
THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BISMARCK HAS ISSUED A FREEZING
RAIN ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO 11 AM MST
THURSDAY.

* TIMING...THURSDAY MORNING.

* ICE ACCUMULATIONS...LESS THAN A TENTH OF AN INCH.

* OTHER IMPACTS...SNOW MAY BEGIN FIRST MAKING ROADS SLIPPERY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY MEANS THAT FREEZING RAIN OR FREEZING
DRIZZLE WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY
ROADS AND SIDEWALKS. SLOW DOWN AND USE EXTRA CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$


Winter Weather Advisory


URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
239 PM MST WED NOV 26 2014

MTZ030-031-270100-
/O.CON.KBYZ.WW.Y.0032.000000T0000Z-141127T0100Z/
TREASURE-NORTHERN ROSEBUD-
INCLUDING THE LOCATIONS OF...HYSHAM...BIGHORN...COLSTRIP...
FORSYTH...INGOMAR...ANGELA
239 PM MST WED NOV 26 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MST THIS
EVENING...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM
MST THIS EVENING.

* IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY ROADS...ALONG WITH REDUCED
  VISIBILITIES. ANY WET ROADWAYS WILL BEGIN TO ICE UP QUICKLY AFTER
  SUNSET.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL DIMINISH LATE THIS AFTERNOON INTO THE EARLY
  EVENING HOURS.

* ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL...AROUND AN INCH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

CHECK ROAD REPORTS BEFORE TRAVELING...AND IF YOU GO...DRIVE WITH
EXTRA CAUTION AND LEAVE EXTRA TIME TO REACH YOUR DESTINATION.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
239 PM MST WED NOV 26 2014

MTZ038-058-WYZ099-270100-
/O.CON.KBYZ.WW.Y.0032.000000T0000Z-141127T0100Z/
SOUTHERN BIG HORN-SOUTHERN ROSEBUD-SHERIDAN FOOTHILLS-
INCLUDING THE LOCATIONS OF...LODGE GRASS...PRYOR...WYOLA...
FORT SMITH...LAME DEER...ASHLAND...BIRNEY...SHERIDAN...DAYTON...
RANCHESTER...BIG HORN...STORY...CLEARMONT
239 PM MST WED NOV 26 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MST THIS
EVENING...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM
MST THIS EVENING.

* IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY ROADS...ALONG WITH REDUCED
  VISIBILITIES. ANY WET ROADWAYS WILL BEGIN TO ICE UP QUICKLY AFTER
  SUNSET.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL DIMINISH LATE THIS AFTERNOON INTO THE EARLY
  EVENING HOURS.

* ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL...AROUND AN INCH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

CHECK ROAD REPORTS BEFORE TRAVELING...AND IF YOU GO...DRIVE WITH
EXTRA CAUTION AND LEAVE EXTRA TIME TO REACH YOUR DESTINATION.

&&

$$

HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/BILLINGS


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
302 PM MST WED NOV 26 2014

WYZ001>020-022>030-271200-
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-
302 PM MST WED NOV 26 2014

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

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WESTERN AND CENTRAL WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

PERIODS OF LIGHT SNOW...OCCASIONALLY MODERATE...WILL CONTINUE
OVER NORTHERN WYOMING THIS MORNING BEFORE TAPERING OFF LATER THIS
MORNING INTO THE AFTERNOON. THE BIGGEST IMPACT WILL BE ACROSS THE
NORTHERN BIGHORN MOUNTAINS. HOWEVER...MANY ROADS INCLUDING MOUNTAIN
PASSES WILL BE SLICK AND HAZARDOUS THIS MORNING.

IN ADDITION...STRONG WEST WINDS WILL OCCUR ACROSS SWEETWATER COUNTY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH THE DAY SATURDAY...VERY STRONG WINDS
ARE POSSIBLE OVER THE ABSAROKA MOUNTAINS IN ADDITION TO THE CODY
FOOTHILLS. ADDITIONALLY...SATURDAY AND SUNDAY...SIGNIFICANT
SNOWFALL POSSIBLE WEST. A STRONG COLD FRONT PUSHING SOUTH...EAST OF
THE DIVIDE...WITH BRING MUCH COLDER TEMPERATURES AND THE POSSIBILITY
OF SOME SNOWFALL. BRISK WINDS WILL CONTINUE SATURDAY IN THE ROCK
SPRINGS TO CASPER WIND CORRIDOR.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

PLEASE REPORT SNOWFALL AMOUNTS OR STRONG WIND GUSTS.

$$

TEAM RIVERTON

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
301 PM MST WED NOV 26 2014

MTZ028>042-056>058-063>068-WYZ098-099-272215-
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-
301 PM MST WED NOV 26 2014

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

SNOW WILL BE WINDING DOWN TONIGHT AS WARMER AIR AND WESTERLY WINDS
DEVELOP. THERE IS THE CHANCE FOR A WINTRY MIX OF SNOW AND LIGHT
FREEZING RAIN TONIGHT FROM BILLINGS EAST INTO THE DAKOTAS. ROADS
ARE EXPECTED TO BE SLICK OVER THESE LOCATIONS...BUT ANY FREEZING
RAIN WILL FURTHER COMPLICATE ALREADY DIFFICULT TRAVEL CONDITIONS.

STRONG WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP OVER WESTERN FOOTHILLS
LOCATIONS TONIGHT. WINDS GUSTING TO AROUND 60 MPH CAN BE EXPECTED
FROM LIVINGSTON TO NYE OVERNIGHT. AS WINDS INCREASE THERE COULD BE
SOME AREAS OF BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW IN THESE AREAS AS WELL.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

LIGHT SNOW POSSIBLY MIXED WITH FREEZING RAIN WILL CONTINUE TO PUSH
OUT OF SOUTHEAST MONTANA THURSDAY MORNING. BY MID DAY TEMPERATURES
SHOULD BE WARM ENOUGH FOR ANY REMAINING PRECIPITATION TO TURN OVER
TO ALL RAIN. ANY SNOW OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED TO BE
LIGHT WITH THIS ACTIVITY.

STRONG GAP WINDS FROM LIVINGSTON TO NYE WILL LIKELY CONTINUE INTO
SATURDAY MORNING. GUSTS OF 60 TO 70 MPH ARE POSSIBLE IN THESE
AREAS WITH DANGEROUS CROSSWINDS EXPECTED ON I-90 FROM LIVINGSTON
TO BIG TIMBER.

A SHOT OF ARCTIC AIR WILL ARRIVE LATE FRIDAY NIGHT OR EARLY
SATURDAY. TEMPERATURES BY SATURDAY AFTERNOON WILL LIKELY BE IN THE
TEENS IN MOST LOCATIONS. A PERIOD OF SNOW SATURDAY INTO SUNDAY
COULD PRODUCE WIDESPREAD 2 TO 4 INCH ACCUMULATIONS...WITH HEAVIER
AMOUNTS IN FOOTHILLS AND MOUNTAIN LOCATIONS. TEMPERATURES WILL
REMAIN FRIGID ON SUNDAY BEFORE A WARMING TREND DEVELOPS EARLY
NEXT WEEK. THOSE TRAVELING THIS HOLIDAY WEEKEND SHOULD BE PREPARED
FOR WINTER TRAVEL CONDITIONS AND KEEP UP WITH THE LATEST
FORECASTS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

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

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHEYENNE WY
232 PM MST WED NOV 26 2014

NEZ002-003-019>021-054-055-095-096-272145-
DAWES-BOX BUTTE-SCOTTS BLUFF-BANNER-MORRILL-KIMBALL-CHEYENNE-
NORTH SIOUX-SOUTH SIOUX-
232 PM MST WED NOV 26 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF WESTERN
NEBRASKA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

BANDS OF LIGHT SNOW WILL MOVE SOUTHEAST ACROSS THE AREA THROUGH
EARLY THIS EVENING. ACCUMULATIONS WILL AVERAGE AROUND ONE HALF
INCH.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

THE PROBABILITY FOR WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHEYENNE WY
232 PM MST WED NOV 26 2014

WYZ101>119-272145-
CONVERSE COUNTY LOWER ELEVATIONS-NIOBRARA COUNTY-
NORTH LARAMIE RANGE-FERRIS/SEMINOE/SHIRLEY MOUNTAINS-
SHIRLEY BASIN-CENTRAL LARAMIE RANGE AND SOUTHWEST PLATTE COUNTY-
EAST PLATTE COUNTY-GOSHEN COUNTY-CENTRAL CARBON COUNTY-
NORTH SNOWY RANGE FOOTHILLS-SOUTHWEST CARBON COUNTY-
SIERRA MADRE RANGE-UPPER NORTH PLATTE RIVER BASIN-SNOWY RANGE-
LARAMIE VALLEY-SOUTH LARAMIE RANGE-SOUTH LARAMIE RANGE FOOTHILLS-
CENTRAL LARAMIE COUNTY-EAST LARAMIE COUNTY-
232 PM MST WED NOV 26 2014

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

HIGH WIND WARNINGS REMAIN IN EFFECT FOR THE WIND PRONE AREAS OF
ARLINGTON...BORDEAUX AND THE SUMMIT THROUGH TONIGHT. STRONG WINDS
OF 35 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS OF 55 TO 60 MPH ARE POSSIBLE THROUGH
THIS TIME...ESPECIALLY LATE TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

STRONG WINDS WILL CONTINUE AT TIMES IN THE WIND PRONE AREAS
THURSDAY THROUGH SATURDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
405 AM MST WED NOV 26 2014

SDZ001-002-012>014-024>032-041>044-046-047-049-072>074-WYZ054>058-
071-271400-
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-
405 AM MST WED NOV 26 2014 /505 AM CST WED NOV 26 2014/

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

OCCASIONAL LIGHT SNOW OR FLURRIES WILL OCCUR OVER NORTHEASTERN
WYOMING AND PARTS OF WESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA TODAY AND TONIGHT. ANY
SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE LIGHT...GENERALLY A DUSTING TO LESS
THAN AN INCH. THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN OVER
PARTS OF NORTHEASTERN WYOMING...THE BLACK HILLS AND NORTHWESTERN
SOUTH DAKOTA TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

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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