Winter storm warning issued for Billings region

2011-04-07T06:30:00Z 2011-04-15T01:39:27Z Winter storm warning issued for Billings regionGazette Staff The Billings Gazette
April 07, 2011 6:30 am  • 

The National Weather Service in Billings has issued a winter storm warning for heavy snow from noon Thursday to 3 p.m. on Friday.

Rain and snow showers Thursday morning are expected to become more widespread and change to snow by this afternoon. Snow, which will be heavy at times, will continue overnight and early Friday, then decrease Friday afternoon.

Driving conditions could become difficult along Interstate 90 and Highway 89, the weather service said. Heavy wet snow also may cause falling power lines and endanger young livestock.

A winter storm warning means a significant amount of snow is expected or occurring. Strong winds also are possible.

The high temperature for Billings will be about 44 degrees Thursday with a low of 29 degrees. Friday's high is forecast to be 37 degrees while the low will be about 27 degrees.

Contact Clair Johnson at or 657-1282.

Copyright 2015 The Billings Gazette. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

More from the Gazette

Cooler weather on the way

4 hours agoLoading…
Man sentenced for choking wife

Man sentenced for choking wife

20 hours agoLoading…

Record-breaking warmth likely to continue

January 27, 2015 6:32 amLoading…

Follow The Billings Gazette

Popular Stories

Get weekly ads via e-mail

Featured Businesses