Gore and Elk Mountains/Central Mountain Valleys Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 12:02 PM MST Feb. 18, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect from 5 PM this
afternoon to 8 am MST Tuesday...

* what... snow expected. Plan on difficult travel conditions.
Total snow accumulations of 4 to 8 inches with locally higher
amounts expected, especially near McClure pass.

* Where... Gore and Elk Mountains/Central Mountain valleys.

* When... from 5 PM Sunday to 8 am MST Tuesday.

* Additional details... snow is expected to develop late this
evening and increase in intensity on Monday. Winds gusting as
high as 45 mph will cause patchy blowing and drifting snow.
Travel will be compromised with impacts likely over McClure
pass.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow means periods
of snow and blowing snow will cause primarily travel
difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered roads and limited
visibilities, and use caution while driving. The latest Road
conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by
calling 5 1 1.