Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
1045 AM MST FRI DEC 9 2016


IDZ018-031-092215-
/O.CON.KPIH.WS.W.0006.000000T0000Z-161211T0000Z/
SAWTOOTH MOUNTAINS-BIG AND LITTLE WOOD RIVER REGION-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...STANLEY...CLAYTON...HAILEY...KETCHUM...
BELLEVUE
1045 AM MST FRI DEC 9 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST
SATURDAY...

* IMPACTS...MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOWFALL WILL ACCUMULATE ON
  ROADWAYS RESULTING IN SLICK SURFACES AND REDUCED VISIBILITY.

* TIMING...CONTINUING THROUGH SATURDAY. OCCASIONAL BREAKS IN THE
  SNOWFALL WILL BE POSSIBLE...AND SNOW MAY CHANGE TO RAIN IN LOWER
  ELEVATIONS SOUTH OF HAILEY THIS AFTERNOON.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...8 TO 16 INCHES OF ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATION
  IS EXPECTED THROUGH SATURDAY ABOVE 6000 FT WITH 4 TO 6 INCHES IN
  THE LOWER VALLEYS.

* LOCATIONS...STANLEY...CLAYTON...HAILEY...KETCHUM...BELLEVUE

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.

&&

$$

IDZ032-092215-
/O.CON.KPIH.WS.W.0006.000000T0000Z-161211T0000Z/
LOST RIVER/PAHSIMEROI-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ARCO...CHALLIS...MACKAY
1045 AM MST FRI DEC 9 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST
SATURDAY...

* IMPACTS...PERIODS OF MODERATE SNOWFALL WILL CONTINUE TO PRODUCE
  SLICK ROADWAYS AND REDUCED VISIBILITY.

* TIMING...INCREASING THROUGH THE DAY AND CONTINUING THROUGH
  SATURDAY. OCCASIONAL BREAKS IN THE SNOWFALL WILL BE POSSIBLE...
  AND SNOW MAY CHANGE TO RAIN OR MIX WITH FREEZING RAIN SOUTH OF
  CHALLIS THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATION OF 4 TO 8 INCHES
  THROUGH SATURDAY ABOVE 6000 FT WITH 2 TO 4 INCHES IN THE LOWER
  VALLEYS.

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

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.

&&

$$

IDZ019-023-025-092215-
/O.CON.KPIH.WS.W.0006.000000T0000Z-161211T0000Z/
UPPER SNAKE HIGHLANDS-CARIBOU HIGHLANDS-
WASATCH MOUNTAINS/IDAHO PORTION-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ST. ANTHONY...ASHTON...ISLAND PARK...
DRIGGS...VICTOR...HENRY...SODA SPRINGS...DOWNEY...
LAVA HOT SPRINGS...MONTPELIER
1045 AM MST FRI DEC 9 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST
SATURDAY...

* IMPACTS...MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOWFALL WILL RESULT IN SLICK
  ROADWAYS AND REDUCED VISIBILITY.

* TIMING...WIDESPREAD SNOW CONTINUING THROUGH SATURDAY.
  OCCASIONAL BREAKS IN THE SNOW WILL BE POSSIBLE.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...ADDITIONAL 10 TO 20 INCHES THROUGH SATURDAY
  ABOVE 6000 FT WITH 4 TO 10 INCHES IN THE LOWER VALLEYS.

* LOCATIONS...ST. ANTHONY...ASHTON...ISLAND PARK...DRIGGS...
  VICTOR...HENRY...SODA SPRINGS...DOWNEY...LAVA HOT SPRINGS...
  MONTPELIER

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.

&&

$$

IDZ022-092215-
/O.CON.KPIH.WS.W.0006.000000T0000Z-161211T0000Z/
SOUTH CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MALAD CITY...OAKLEY...ROCKLAND
1045 AM MST FRI DEC 9 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST
SATURDAY...

* IMPACTS...MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOWFALL WILL ACCUMULATE ON ROADWAYS
  RESULTING IN SLICK ROADS AND REDUCED VISIBILITY ESPECIALLY OVER
  MOUNTAIN PASSES.

* TIMING...PERIODS OF WIDESPREAD SNOWFALL CONTINUING THROUGH
  SATURDAY. OCCASIONAL BREAKS WILL BE POSSIBLE.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 8 TO 16 INCHES
  THROUGH SATURDAY ABOVE 6500 FT WITH 1 TO 5 INCHES POSSIBLE
  ACROSS THE VALLEY FLOORS.

* LOCATIONS...STANLEY...CLAYTON...ST. ANTHONY...ASHTON...ISLAND
  PARK...DRIGGS...VICTOR...MALAD CITY...OAKLEY...ROCKLAND...
  HENRY...SODA SPRINGS...DOWNEY...LAVA HOT SPRINGS...PRESTON...
  MONTPELIER...HAILEY...KETCHUM...BELLEVUE...ARCO...CHALLIS...
  MACKAY

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.

&&

$$

IDZ017-020-021-092100-
/O.EXT.KPIH.WW.Y.0025.000000T0000Z-161209T2100Z/
EASTERN MAGIC VALLEY-UPPER SNAKE RIVER PLAIN-
LOWER SNAKE RIVER PLAIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BURLEY...RUPERT...HEYBURN...
IDAHO FALLS...REXBURG...POCATELLO
1045 AM MST FRI DEC 9 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM MST THIS
AFTERNOON...

* IMPACTS...LIGHT ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL WITH AREAS OF FREEZING
  RAIN MAY CREATE DIFFICULT TRAVEL CONDITIONS.

* TIMING...THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 4 INCHES
  NORTH OF SHOSHONE AND INTO THE UPPER SNAKE RIVER PLAIN AND
  EASTERN BENCHES THROUGH SATURDAY. AREAS OF FREEZING RAIN
  TRANSITIONING FROM THE BURLEY AREA THIS MORNING INTO THE UPPER
  SNAKE RIVER PLAIN LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* LOCATIONS...BURLEY...RUPERT...HEYBURN...IDAHO FALLS...
  REXBURG...POCATELLO...AMERICAN FALLS.

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.

&&

$$

IDZ024-092215-
/O.CON.KPIH.WW.Y.0025.000000T0000Z-161211T0000Z/
CACHE VALLEY/IDAHO PORTION-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...PRESTON
1045 AM MST FRI DEC 9 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST
SATURDAY...

* IMPACTS...MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOWFALL WILL ACCUMULATE ON
  ROADWAYS RESULTING IN SLICK SURFACES AND REDUCED VISIBILITY.

* TIMING...CONTINUING THROUGH SATURDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 6 TO 12 INCHES
  THROUGH SATURDAY IN THE MOUNTAINS ABOVE 6000 FT WITH 3 TO 6
  INCHES POSSIBLE ACROSS THE VALLEY FLOOR.

* LOCATIONS...PRESTON...DAYTON...OXFORD...WESTON

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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