Snow advisory for Kootenai/Cabinet

The National Weather Service, Missoula, has issued a winter weather advisory for snow in the Kootenai/Cabinet region, in effect from 11 p.m. today through 2 p.m. Tuesday.

One to three inches of snow are expected, with up to five inches possible near the Canadian border. In addition, winds gusting to 40 miles per hour is expected, which could significantly reduce visibility.

Motorists are advised to exercise extra caution on Bull Lake Road, Highway 2 from Libby to Kalispell, Highway 37, Libby to Eureka, and Highway 93 from Eureka to Whitefish.