The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for upper elevations near the Bozeman area. The advisory is in effect for Madison and Gallatin Counties above 5,000 feet from 6 p.m. Tuesday until 6 p.m. on Wednesday.  With this advisory we can expect:

  • Heavy snow above 5,000 feet
  • 6 to 12 inches of accumulation for the mountains
  • Strong winds gusting up to 35 mph
  • Slippery road conditions
  • Low visibility
  • Difficult travel especially for mountain passes
  • Increased avalanche danger