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Special Weather Statement

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WWUS85 KTFX 220306
SPSTFX

Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Great Falls MT
806 PM MST Wed Feb 21 2018

MTZ009-220600-
Northern Rocky Mountain Front-
Including the cities of Browning, Heart Butte, Dupuyer, 
East Glacier Park, and Kiowa
806 PM MST Wed Feb 21 2018

...Blowing snow continues around Browning and East Glacier Park...

A blowing snow advisory continues over night in the Browning, East
Glacier Park and Heart Butte regions, as strong winds continue to
blow the snow. With wind gusts between 40 and 50 mph, the visibility
will be reduced to near whiteout conditions at times, especially 
in open areas.

Severe driving conditions are possible at times in this region, 
especially on portions of Highway 89 and Highway 2.

The winds should begin to subside late tonight and during the 
morning hours on Thursday.

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