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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Billings MT
400 AM MDT Thu Mar 15 2018

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-
400 AM MDT Thu Mar 15 2018

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of central
Montana...south central Montana...southeast Montana and north
central Wyoming.

* WHAT...Heavy wet snow, initially mixed with freezing rain.

* WHERE...Southeast Montana.

* WHEN...Tonight through Friday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Precipitation will begin as a mix of rain, 
  snow and freezing rain in southeast Montana, before changing to 
  all snow late tonight. Expect several inches of snow accumulation
  and very difficult travel conditions east of a line from Roundup
  to Billings to Pryor, especially over the higher hills. Snow 
  will taper off from south to north Friday afternoon and evening.

* ADDITIONAL HAZARD CONCERNS...The cold and wet conditions will be
  a threat to newborn livestock.


A Hazardous Weather Outlook is issued when hazardous weather could
impact the region within the next week. Be sure to stay tuned for
future updates as locations, timing, and impacts could change.
Begin preparations to mitigate any impacts that could result from
the hazardous weather.