Powder River-Carter-Southern Big Horn-Southern Rosebud-
944 AM MDT Mon Apr 24 2017
...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM MDT THIS
EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...
* IMPACTS...Heavy, wet snow would make for very difficult
traveling conditions with poor visibility and roads becoming
snow packed. Downed tree branches and power outages are
possible. Young livestock may be at risk.
* TIMING...Rain will develop this evening and change to wet
snow overnight. The wet snow will continue through early
* SNOW ACCUMULATION...3 to 6 inches of heavy, wet snow, with
heavier amounts possible on ridges and higher hills.
* WINDS...Northeast winds of 10 to 20 mph will make for poor
visibility in snowfall, along with lowering wind chill
A Winter Storm Watch is issued when severe winter weather is
possible but not imminent. At this time there is a potential for
significant snow. Future driving and walking conditions may
become hazardous so it is important to monitor the latest