Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
907 AM MST THU DEC 25 2014


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SAWTOOTH MOUNTAINS-BIG AND LITTLE WOOD RIVER REGION-
INCLUDING THE LOCATIONS OF...STANLEY...CLAYTON...COPPER BASIN...
BANNER CREEK SUMMIT...HAILEY...KETCHUM...SUN VALLEY...BELLEVUE...
GALENA SUMMIT...SMILEY CREEK LODGE
907 AM MST THU DEC 25 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN POCATELLO HAS CANCELLED THE
WINTER STORM WARNING.

HEAVY SNOW HAS ENDED ACROSS MUCH OF THE CENTRAL MOUNTAINS.
THEREFORE THE WINTER STORM WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED. SOME AREAS
MAY CONTINUE TO SEE GUSTY WINDS PRODUCE AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW.
ROADS THROUGH THE DAY MAY CONTINUE TO BE ICY...AND CHRISTMAS
TRAVELERS ARE URGED TO REMAIN CAUTIOUS TODAY.

$$

IDZ032-251715-
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LOST RIVER/PAHSIMEROI-
INCLUDING THE LOCATIONS OF...ARCO...CHALLIS...MACKAY...
WILLOW CREEK SUMMIT
907 AM MST THU DEC 25 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN POCATELLO HAS CANCELLED THE
WINTER STORM WARNING.

HEAVY SNOW HAS ENDED ACROSS MUCH OF THE CENTRAL MOUNTAINS.
THEREFORE THE WINTER STORM WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED. SOME AREAS
MAY CONTINUE TO SEE GUSTY WINDS PRODUCE AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW.
ROADS THROUGH THE DAY MAY CONTINUE TO BE ICY...AND CHRISTMAS
TRAVELERS ARE URGED TO REMAIN CAUTIOUS TODAY.

$$

IDZ025-260000-
/O.CON.KPIH.WS.W.0011.000000T0000Z-141226T0000Z/
WASATCH MOUNTAINS/IDAHO PORTION-
INCLUDING THE LOCATIONS OF...MONTPELIER...GEORGETOWN...PARIS...
GEORGETOWN SUMMIT
907 AM MST THU DEC 25 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST THIS
AFTERNOON...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW REMAINS IN
EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST THIS AFTERNOON.

* TIMING...THROUGH 5 PM MST TODAY.

* MAIN IMPACT...TOTAL SNOWFALL OF 6 TO 12 INCHES OF SNOW WITH
  NEARLY TWO FEET POSSIBLE ABOVE 7000 FEET.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...MONTPELIER...GEORGETOWN...PARIS...AND
  GEORGETOWN.

* OTHER IMPACTS...BLOWING SNOW WILL REDUCE VISIBILITY AND DRIFTING
  SNOW CAN COVER OVER A RECENTLY PLOWED HIGHWAY QUICKLY. AVOID
  TRAVEL IF POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING.  SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF
SNOW ALONG WITH BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL
MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN AN EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST
TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT... FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR
VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$

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/O.CON.KPIH.WS.W.0011.000000T0000Z-141226T0000Z/
EASTERN MAGIC VALLEY-UPPER SNAKE HIGHLANDS-
UPPER SNAKE RIVER PLAIN-LOWER SNAKE RIVER PLAIN-
SOUTH CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-CARIBOU HIGHLANDS-
CACHE VALLEY/IDAHO PORTION-
INCLUDING THE LOCATIONS OF...BURLEY...RUPERT...SHOSHONE...CAREY...
DRIGGS...DUBOIS...ISLAND PARK...ST. ANTHONY...EDIE RANCH...
MONIDA PASS...ASHTON HILL...TARGHEE PASS...PINE CREEK PASS...
IDAHO FALLS...REXBURG...RIGBY...CRATERS OF THE MOON...
INL COMPLEX...POCATELLO...BLACKFOOT...MASSACRE ROCKS...MALAD...
OAKLEY...CITY OF ROCKS...CONNOR SUMMIT...SWEETZER SUMMIT...
MALAD SUMMIT...LAVA HOT SPRINGS...SODA SPRINGS...MCCAMMON...
FISH CREEK SUMMIT...SWAN VALLEY...GRAYS LAKE NWR...PRESTON
907 AM MST THU DEC 25 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST THIS
AFTERNOON...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW REMAINS IN
EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST THIS AFTERNOON.

* TIMING...UNTIL 5 PM MST TODAY.

* MAIN IMPACT...TOTAL SNOWFALL OF 3 TO 6 INCHES OF VALLEY SNOW
  WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS PARTICULARLY ALONG BENCHES.
  BENCH ACCUMULATIONS IN THE POCATELLO AREA COULD BE AS HIGH
  AS 8 INCHES. SNOW ACCUMULATION RATE WILL TAPER OFF DURING
  THE EARLY AFTERNOON.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...ISLAND PARK...ASHTON HILL...ST ANTHONY
  REXBURG...TARGHEE PASS...PINE CREEK ...PASS...IDAHO FALLS...
  IDAHO FALLS...RIBBY...BLACKFOOT...POCATELLO...AMERICAN
  FALLS... MALAD PASS...MALAD..CONNER SUMMIT...SWEETZER
  SUMMIT...LAVA HOT SPRINGS...MCCAMMON..FISH CREEK SUMMIT...
  SWAN VALLEY...PRESTON ARCO...CHALLIS...MACKAY AND WILLOW  ...
  CREEK SUMMIT.

* OTHER IMPACTS...BLOWING SNOW WILL REDUCE VISIBILITY AND DRIFTING
  SNOW CAN COVER OVER A RECENTLY PLOWED HIGHWAY QUICKLY. EXPECT
  SLOWER SPEEDS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW
ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN AN
EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$

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