The following advisory was issued by the National Weather Service and will primarily effect the northwestern portion of Granite County.
National Weather Service
Winter Weather Advisory in effect from 5:00 PM MST until Sunday, 5:00 AM MST. Source: U.S. National Weather Service ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 5 AM MST SUNDAY... * WHAT...Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 3 to 6 inches in the valleys, with 6 to 10 inches possible over Marias Pass. Winds gusting up to 35 mph over Marias Pass. * WHERE...Bad Rock Canyon, Essex, Highway 83 Bigfork to Swan Lake, Marias Pass, Polebridge, Highway 200 Bonner to Greenough, Highway 83 Seeley Lake to Condon, and I-90 East Missoula to Bearmouth. * WHEN...From 5 PM this afternoon to 5 AM MST Sunday. * IMPACTS...Travel could be affected. Blowing snow could significantly reduce visibility over Marias Pass. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... Slow down and use caution while traveling. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 511.