Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
210 PM MST THU DEC 8 2016

...WINTER CONTINUES IN SOUTHEAST IDAHO...

.EXPECT SNOW TO OVERSPREAD SOUTHEAST IDAHO THROUGH FRIDAY. HEAVY
AMOUNTS OF GREATER THAN 8 INCHES ARE EXPECTED IN THE MOUNTAINS
WITH 2 TO 4 INCHES IN THE SNAKE RIVER PLAIN. SNOW WILL LIKELY CHANGE
TO RAIN FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING IN THE SNAKE RIVER PLAIN AS
SNOW LEVELS RISE TO ABOVE 5 THOUSAND FEET.

IDZ018-031-091200-
/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
210 PM MST THU DEC 8 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 FRIDAY AFTERNOON.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...16 TO 20 INCHES THROUGH SATURDAY ABOVE
  7000 FT. 4 TO 10 INCHES THROUGH SATURDAY AT VALLEY FLOORS.

* 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.

&&

$$

IDZ032-091200-
/O.CON.KPIH.WS.W.0006.000000T0000Z-161211T0000Z/
LOST RIVER/PAHSIMEROI-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ARCO...CHALLIS...MACKAY
210 PM MST THU DEC 8 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...BECOMING WIDESPREAD THIS EVENING AND CONTINUING THROUGH
  SATURDAY. OCCASIONAL BREAKS IN THE SNOWFALL WILL BE POSSIBLE,
  AND SNOW MAY CHANGE TO RAIN NEAR CHALLIS FRIDAY AFTERNOON.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...6 TO 12 INCHES THROUGH SATURDAY ABOVE 7000
  FT. 4 TO 8 INCHES THROUGH SATURDAY BELOW 7000 FT.

* 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.

&&

$$

IDZ019-023-025-091200-
/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
210 PM MST THU DEC 8 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...BECOMING WIDESPREAD TONIGHT AND CONTINUING THROUGH
  SATURDAY. OCCASIONAL BREAKS IN THE SNOW WILL BE POSSIBLE.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...12 TO 18 INCHES THROUGH SATURDAY ABOVE 6500
  FT. 8 TO 12 INCHES THROUGH SATURDAY BELOW 6500 FT. HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS IN THE BEAR RIVER RANGE COULD EXCEED TWO FEET TOTAL
  THROUGH SATURDAY.

* 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.

&&

$$

IDZ022-091200-
/O.CON.KPIH.WS.W.0006.000000T0000Z-161211T0000Z/
SOUTH CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MALAD CITY...OAKLEY...ROCKLAND
210 PM MST THU DEC 8 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 WILL BE
  POSSIBLE.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...12 TO 18 INCHES THROUGH SATURDAY ABOVE 6500
  FT. VALLEY FLOORS SHOULD SEE ACCUMULATIONS OF 2 TO 5 INCHES
  THROUGH SATURDAY.

* 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.

&&

$$

IDZ017-020-021-091200-
/O.CON.KPIH.WW.Y.0025.000000T0000Z-161209T1800Z/
EASTERN MAGIC VALLEY-UPPER SNAKE RIVER PLAIN-
LOWER SNAKE RIVER PLAIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BURLEY...RUPERT...HEYBURN...
IDAHO FALLS...REXBURG...POCATELLO
210 PM MST THU DEC 8 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM MST
FRIDAY...

* IMPACTS...ACCUMULATING SNOW ON ON ROADWAYS WILL MAKE FOR
  DANGEROUS TRAVEL.

* TIMING...THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 4 INCHES. AREAS ALONG INTERSTATES 84
  AND 86 FROM POCATELLO WEST MAY RECEIVE LESS THAN 2 INCHES.

* 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.

&&

$$

IDZ024-091200-
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CACHE VALLEY/IDAHO PORTION-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...PRESTON
210 PM MST THU DEC 8 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...STARTING THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...6 TO 12 INCHES THROUGH SATURDAY IN THE
  MOUNTAINS. AT VALLEY FLOORS, 3 TO 5 INCHES, MAINLY THROUGH
  FRIDAY MORNING.

* 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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