Winter has finally made its appearance.
Montana Winters can bring in a wide variety of situations caused by the weather, examples provided by the National Weather Service, include extreme wind chill or extreme cold both in homes and outside, vehicle accidents, leaving a shelter such as a home or vehicle, collapse of structures from heavy snow loading, fallen tree branches due to heavy snow.
It is advised to be cautious during this winter weather remembering to keep indoors, drive safe, and bundle up.
Thursday, Jan. 11 - Snow will start mainly after 11pm, weather forecast for the Little Big Horn area provided by the NOAA. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -8 degrees. Wind chill values as low as -25 degrees with easterly 9 to 14 mph winds becoming northerly after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday, Jan. 12 - New snow accumulation of around an inch possible with wind chill values as low as -30 degrees. Northerly winds expected around 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.