NOAA: Winter Storm Warning Issued For Red Lodge Mountain, MT | 12-18″ of Snow Today – Thursday Morning

03/29/19 at Red Lodge Mountain, MT. Image: Red Lodge Facebook

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for Red Lodge Mountain, MT.

It’s in effect until 6:00am Thursday morning.

Heavy snow is expected to impact the area throughout that time.

Montana:

  • 12-18″ of Snow Today – Thursday Morning

“Winter is making a return mid week with a chance of heavy, wet snow to much of the area including lower elevations.”

– NOAA Billings, MT

Get out and enjoy some mid-week powder turns at Red Lodge Mountain, MT.

7 day snowfall totals are looking GOOD. Image: Tropical Tidbits
7 day precipitation totals. Image: NOAA

Snow levels will start out around 7,500ft today, before dropping well below 4,000ft tonight.

The 6-10 day outlook calls for above average precipitation and below average temperatures in Montana.

Additional Storm Info:

Storm totals. Image: NOAA Billings, MT

Montana: 12-18″ of Snow Today – Thursday Morning

* Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations 12 to 18 inches.  Winds gusting as high as 40 mph creating areas of blowing and drifting snow. - NOAA Billings, MT
Storm info. Image: NOAA Billings, MT

Winter Storm Warning:

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Billings MT 418 AM MDT Tue Apr 9 2019 Absaroka/Beartooth Mountains-Crazy Mountains- Including the locations of Cooke City ...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MDT THURSDAY... * WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations 12 to 18 inches. Winds gusting as high as 40 mph creating areas of blowing and drifting snow.  * WHERE...Absaroka/Beartooth Mountains and Crazy Mountains. * WHEN...until 6 AM MDT Thursday morning. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Travel could be very difficult to impossible. Increased avalanche danger and dangerous back country conditions expected.
6-10 day temperature outlook. Image: NOAA
6-10 day precipitation outlook. Image: NOAA