Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Pocatello, ID

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
340 AM MST SAT DEC 27 2014

IDZ018-031-272200-
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/O.NEW.KPIH.WS.W.0012.141227T1800Z-141229T0000Z/
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
340 AM MST SAT DEC 27 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 5 PM
MST SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN POCATELLO HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WARNING FOR MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WHICH
IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 5 PM MST SUNDAY. THE
WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* TIMING...THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

* SNOWFALL...5 TO 10 INCHES FROM NEAR GALENA SUMMIT THROUGH THE
  STANLEY AREA. THE REST OF THIS AREA WILL SEE 2 TO 5 INCHES.

* IMPACTS...SNOW AND GUSTY WINDS WILL CREATE HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS
  AT TIMES ESPECIALLY OVER PASSES AND THROUGH HIGHER ELEVATION
  AREAS. PREVIOUS HEAVY SNOWFALL FROM THE CHRISTMAS STORM WILL
  LIKELY INCREASE THE LIKELIHOOD OF BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW AND
  LOW VISIBILITY.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...STANLEY...CLAYTON...COPPER BASIN...BANNER
  CREEK SUMMIT...HAILEY...KETCHUM...SUN VALLEY...BELLEVUE...
  GALENA SUMMIT...SMILEY CREEK LODGE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

IDZ020-021-272200-
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/O.NEW.KPIH.WS.W.0012.141228T0000Z-141229T0000Z/
UPPER SNAKE RIVER PLAIN-LOWER SNAKE RIVER PLAIN-
INCLUDING THE LOCATIONS OF...IDAHO FALLS...REXBURG...RIGBY...
CRATERS OF THE MOON...INL COMPLEX...POCATELLO...BLACKFOOT...
MASSACRE ROCKS
340 AM MST SAT DEC 27 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
5 PM MST SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN POCATELLO HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WARNING FOR MODERATE SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 5 PM MST SUNDAY. THE WINTER WEATHER
ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* TIMING...THIS EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

* SNOWFALL...2 TO 5 INCHES WILL LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS ON THE
  BENCHES. THE ARCO DESERT WILL ONLY SEE AN INCH OR TWO.

* IMPACTS....SNOW AND GUSTY WINDS WILL CREATE HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS
  AT TIMES. PREVIOUS SNOWFALL...AND IN SOME CASES HEAVY...FROM
  THE CHRISTMAS STORM WILL LIKELY INCREASE THE LIKELIHOOD OF
  BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW AND LOW VISIBILITY....ESPECIALLY ALONG
  AND SOUTH OR EAST OF INTERSTATE CORRIDOR.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...IDAHO FALLS...REXBURG...RIGBY...CRATERS OF
  THE MOON...INL COMPLEX... POCATELLO...BLACKFOOT...MASSACRE
  ROCKS.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

IDZ023-025-272200-
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/O.NEW.KPIH.WS.W.0012.141228T0000Z-141229T0600Z/
CARIBOU HIGHLANDS-WASATCH MOUNTAINS/IDAHO PORTION-
INCLUDING THE LOCATIONS OF...LAVA HOT SPRINGS...SODA SPRINGS...
MCCAMMON...FISH CREEK SUMMIT...SWAN VALLEY...GRAYS LAKE NWR...
MONTPELIER...GEORGETOWN...PARIS...GEORGETOWN SUMMIT
340 AM MST SAT DEC 27 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
11 PM MST SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN POCATELLO HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WARNING FOR MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WHICH
IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 11 PM MST SUNDAY. THE
WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* TIMING...THIS EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING.

* SNOWFALL...5 TO 10 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS IN THE
  MOUNTAINS. THE VALLEYS WILL SEE UP TO 5 INCHES.

* IMPACTS...SNOW AND GUSTY WINDS WILL CREATE HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS
  AT TIMES ESPECIALLY OVER PASSES AND THROUGH HIGHER ELEVATION
  AREAS. PREVIOUS SNOWFALL...AND IN SOME CASES HEAVY...FROM THE
  CHRISTMAS STORM WILL LIKELY INCREASE THE LIKELIHOOD OF BLOWING
  AND DRIFTING SNOW AND LOW VISIBILITY.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...LAVA HOT SPRINGS... SODA
  SPRINGS...MCCAMMON...FISH CREEK SUMMIT... SWAN VALLEY... GRAYS
  LAKE NWR...MONTPELIER...GEORGETOWN...PARIS...GEORGETOWN SUMMIT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

IDZ019-272200-
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/O.NEW.KPIH.WS.W.0012.141228T0000Z-141229T0000Z/
UPPER SNAKE HIGHLANDS-
INCLUDING THE LOCATIONS OF...DRIGGS...DUBOIS...ISLAND PARK...
ST. ANTHONY...EDIE RANCH...MONIDA PASS...ASHTON HILL...
TARGHEE PASS...PINE CREEK PASS
340 AM MST SAT DEC 27 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
5 PM MST SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN POCATELLO HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WARNING FOR MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH
IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 5 PM MST SUNDAY. THE
WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* TIMING...THIS EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

* SNOWFALL...5 TO 12 INCHES ALONG AND EAST OF INTERSTATE 15. AREAS
  TO THE WEST WILL SEE 2 TO 5 INCHES.

* IMPACTS...SNOW AND GUSTY WINDS WILL CREATE HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS
  AT TIMES ESPECIALLY OVER PASSES AND THROUGH HIGHER ELEVATION
  AREAS. PREVIOUS SNOWFALL...AND IN SOME CASES HEAVY...FROM THE
  CHRISTMAS STORM WILL LIKELY INCREASE THE LIKELIHOOD OF BLOWING
  AND DRIFTING SNOW AND LOW VISIBILITY.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...DRIGGS...DUBOIS...ISLAND PARK...ST.
  ANTHONY...EDIE RANCH...MONIDA PASS...ASHTON HILL... TARGHEE
  PASS...PINE CREEK PASS.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

IDZ032-272200-
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LOST RIVER/PAHSIMEROI-
INCLUDING THE LOCATIONS OF...ARCO...CHALLIS...MACKAY...
WILLOW CREEK SUMMIT
340 AM MST SAT DEC 27 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS
MORNING TO 5 PM MST SUNDAY...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND LOCALIZED BLOWING SNOW REMAINS
IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 5 PM MST SUNDAY.

* TIMING...THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

* SNOWFALL...1 TO 4 INCHES.

* IMPACTS...SNOW MAY MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT AT TIMES ESPECIALLY
  OVER PASSES AND THROUGH HIGHER ELEVATION AREAS. OCCASIONAL GUSTY
  WINDS MAY PRODUCE AREAS OF BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW AND LOW VISIBILITY.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...ARCO...CHALLIS...MACKAY.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$

IDZ017-272200-
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EASTERN MAGIC VALLEY-
INCLUDING THE LOCATIONS OF...BURLEY...RUPERT...SHOSHONE...CAREY
340 AM MST SAT DEC 27 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS
EVENING TO 5 PM MST SUNDAY...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW REMAINS IN EFFECT
FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 5 PM MST SUNDAY.

* TIMING...LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

* SNOWFALL...2 TO 4 INCHES.

* IMPACTS...SNOW MAY MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT AT TIMES ESPECIALLY
  OVER PASSES AND THROUGH HIGHER ELEVATION AREAS. OCCASIONAL GUSTY
  WINDS MAY PRODUCE AREAS OF BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW AND LOW VISIBILITY.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...BURLEY...RUPERT...SHOSHONE...CAREY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$

IDZ022-024-272200-
/O.CON.KPIH.WW.Y.0025.141228T0600Z-141229T0600Z/
SOUTH CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-CACHE VALLEY/IDAHO PORTION-
INCLUDING THE LOCATIONS OF...MALAD...OAKLEY...CITY OF ROCKS...
CONNOR SUMMIT...SWEETZER SUMMIT...MALAD SUMMIT...PRESTON
340 AM MST SAT DEC 27 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS
EVENING TO 11 PM MST SUNDAY...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW REMAINS IN
EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 11 PM MST SUNDAY.

* TIMING...LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING.

* SNOWFALL...2 TO 6 INCHES.

* IMPACTS...SNOW MAY MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT AT TIMES ESPECIALLY
  OVER PASSES AND THROUGH HIGHER ELEVATION AREAS. OCCASIONAL GUSTY
  WINDS MAY PRODUCE AREAS OF BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW AND LOW
  VISIBILITY.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...MALAD...OAKLEY...CITY OF ROCKS...CONNOR
  SUMMIT...SWEETZER SUMMIT...MALAD SUMMIT...PRESTON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$

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