Eastern Lemhi County
Winter Storm Watch:
Issued at: 2:55 PM MDT on October 30, 2014, expires at: 5:00 PM MST on November 02, 2014
- ...Winter Storm Watch in effect from Saturday afternoon through Sunday afternoon... The National Weather Service in Missoula has issued a Winter Storm Watch...which is in effect from Saturday afternoon through Sunday afternoon.
- Impacts/timing: accumulating snow will make for difficult travel over mountain passes. High elevation valleys in southwest Montana will also receive accumulating snow impacting travel. Timing for the most significant snowfall accumulations is late Saturday afternoon through early Sunday afternoon.
- Snow accumulations: 4-8 inches above 4500 feet, locally more in the higher terrain.
- Locations impacted include...Dixie...Highway 12 Lowell to Lolo Pass...Bannock Pass...Highway 93 Lost Trail Pass to Gibbonsville...Essex...Highway 83 Bigfork to Swan Lake...Marias Pass...Highway 93 Sula to Lost Trail Pass...Lolo Pass...Butte...Georgetown Lake...MacDonald Pass...Highway 83 Seeley Lake to Condon...I-90 Drummond to deerlodge. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Winter Storm Watch means there is a potential for significant snow...sleet...or ice accumulations that may impact travel. Continue to monitor the latest forecasts.