May 10

Yet more snow for Montana:

WINTER storm warning 5 to 10 inches of new snow

NATIONAL WEATHER SVC GREAT FALLS MT… MAY 9 2016

WINTER STORM WARNING FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 6 PM TUESDAY FOR ELEVATIONS ABOVE 5500 FEET…

* LOCATIONS…THE LITTLE BELT MOUNTAINS INCLUDING KINGS HILL PASS. THE BIG SNOWY MOUNTAINS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS…5 TO 10 INCHES.

* TIMING…HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF CENTRAL MONTANA WILL SEE SNOW DEVELOP TODAY…BECOMING HEAVY OVERNIGHT AND CONTINUING THROUGH
THE DAY ON TUESDAY.

* IMPACTS…HEAVY…WET SNOW WILL MAKE ROADS SLICK AND DANGEROUS.

IT CAN ALSO CAUSE POWER LINES AND TREE BRANCHES TO BREAK. STRONG WINDS AND FALLING SNOW WILL CAUSE AREAS OF NEAR ZERO VISIBILITY AT TIMES…ESPECIALLY THROUGH KINGS HILL PASS OVERNIGHT.

* WINDS…NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH AT MOUNTAIN TOP LEVEL.

http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/tfx/

Thanks to Kenneth Lund for this link

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