Montana Department of Transportation

Main Content

Accidents and Incidents Report

Hazardous Weather Outlook

Please Note Date

***********************************************************************
 
Note:  Be sure to pay close attention to the date and time of each warning.    
This document contains all warnings in the state so please read the
complete document.
 
***********************************************************************

FLUS45 KBYZ 242329
HWOBYZ

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Billings MT
429 PM MST Sat Feb 24 2018

MTZ041-064.066-250030-
Northern Sweet Grass-Paradise Valley-Livingston Area-
Beartooth Foothills-
429 PM MST Sat Feb 24 2018

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of south central
Montana.

* WHAT...Strong southwest wind gusts along the western foothills, 
  creating difficult crosswinds and areas of blowing and drifting 
  snow. This includes travel on Interstate 90.

* WHERE...Livingston, Nye and Big Timber areas. 

* WHEN...Late tonight through Sunday.

* Additional details...Expect gusts of 55 to 65 mph. Areas of 
  blowing and drifting snow will make rural travel very difficult 
  in places.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Strong crosswinds can create difficult and even dangerous driving
conditions for high profile or light weight vehicles. Plan your 
travel across the I-90 corridor from Big Timber to Bozeman Pass
carefully. 

&&

--------------------------------


****************************
****************************