Butte/Blackfoot Region Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Wind Advisory
Issued: 2:37 PM MDT Oct. 16, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory in effect from 3 PM Tuesday to midnight MDT
Tuesday night...

The National Weather Service in Missoula has issued a Wind
Advisory... which is in effect from 3 PM Tuesday to midnight MDT
Tuesday night.

* Impacts/timing: winds will increase during Tuesday afternoon and
are expected to peak during the evening. These winds will cause
some tree damage, and difficult driving conditions. Broad
valleys and valleys oriented east to west will have the biggest
impacted from the winds.

* Winds: west 15 to 25 mph with gusts 30 to 45 mph in the
valleys. Gusts in excess of 50 mph in the higher terrain.

* Locations impacted include: Evaro hill, Highway 200 Thompson
Falls to plains, Highway 200 Trout Creek to Heron, I-90
Lookout Pass to Haugan, Bitterroot valley, Missoula, Butte,
Georgetown Lake, Highway 12 Garrison to Elliston, Homestake
pass, MacDonald Pass, Highway 200 Bonner to Greenough, Highway
83 Seeley Lake to Condon, and I-90 East Missoula to Bearmouth