Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Pocatello ID
215 PM MDT Thu Sep 21 2017


IDZ018-019-031-032-221100-
/O.CON.KPIH.WW.Y.0026.170921T2100Z-170923T0000Z/
Sawtooth Mountains-Upper Snake Highlands-
Big and Little Wood River Region-Lost River/Pahsimeroi-
Including the cities of Stanley, Clayton, St. Anthony, Ashton,
Island Park, Driggs, Victor, Hailey, Ketchum, Bellevue, Arco,
Challis, and Mackay
215 PM MDT Thu Sep 21 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MDT
FRIDAY...

* IMPACTS...Travel is expected to be hazardous in the back
  country and through mountain passes. Now is the time to
  prepare your emergency supply travel kit.

* TIMING...Starting this afternoon with the heaviest snowfall
  during the evening and overnight hours.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...3 to 8 inches with accumulations of 7 to
  11 inches above 8500 ft.

* CONFIDENCE...Moderate to High in snow impacts and initial
  snowfall timing; Moderate regarding the timing of when the
  snow will end.

* LOCATIONS...Above 6500 ft of the Upper Snake Highlands,
  including Monida Pass. Above 6500 ft in the Sawtooth
  Mountains, Big and Little Wood River Region, Lost
  River/Pahsimeroi including Galena Summit and Willow Creek
  Summit with heaviest snow falling above 8500 ft.

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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