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This document contains all warnings in the state so please read the
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FLUS45 KBYZ 222132
HWOBYZ

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Billings MT
232 PM MST Thu Feb 22 2018

MTZ041-064.066-232145-
Northern Sweet Grass-Paradise Valley-Livingston Area-
Beartooth Foothills-
232 PM MST Thu Feb 22 2018

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

* WHAT...Strong southwest wind gusts of 50 to 60 mph creating 
  difficult driving conditions due to strong crosswinds and blowing
  snow. 

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

* WHEN...Friday night into Saturday morning and again late Sunday 
  and Sunday night.

* Additional details...Significant drifting snow is also expected
  that will make rural travel very difficult. 

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. 

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FLUS45 KGGW 222009
HWOGGW

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Glasgow MT
109 PM MST Thu Feb 22 2018

MTZ021-022-060-232000-
Petroleum-Garfield-Southwest Phillips-
109 PM MST Thu Feb 22 2018

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of northeast
Montana.

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight

The probability for widespread hazardous weather This Afternoon
and Tonight is low.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday

A weather system will generate some wind Sunday and Sunday Night
that may cause any loose snow to drift around, especially in the
open country-side. 

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

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