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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
1133 AM MST SAT FEB 13 2016

...SNOW AND WIND HEADED FOR THE EASTERN HIGHLANDS...

.A SURGE OF PACIFIC MOISTURE WILL BRING SNOW TO THE HIGHER
ELEVATIONS IN THE EASTERN HIGHLANDS SUNDAY AND MONDAY. STRONG
WINDS WILL LIKELY RESULT IN SOME BLOWING AND DRIFTING. WARMER
TEMPERATURES SHOULD KEEP THE MOST SIGNIFICANT SNOWFALL ABOVE 7000
FEET.

IDZ019-023-141100-
/O.NEW.KPIH.WW.Y.0009.160214T1200Z-160216T0000Z/
UPPER SNAKE HIGHLANDS-CARIBOU HIGHLANDS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ST. ANTHONY...ASHTON...DRIGGS...VICTOR
1133 AM MST SAT FEB 13 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM SUNDAY TO 5 PM MST
MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN POCATELLO HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM 5 AM SUNDAY TO 5 PM MST MONDAY.

* IMPACTS/TIMING...SNOW SPREADING ACROSS THE EASTERN HIGHLANDS
  SUNDAY MORNING AND TAPERING OFF LATE MONDAY AFTERNOON. SOUTHWEST
  WINDS GUSTING AS HIGH AS 35 MPH MAY RESULT IN BLOWING AND
  DRIFTING SNOW OVER THE HIGHER PASSES AND RIDGE TOPS...ESPECIALLY
  ON MONDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...TOTAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 6 TO 12 INCHES ABOVE
  7000 FT...AND 3 TO 6 INCHES AT THE LOWER ELEVATIONS.

* LOCATIONS...ST. ANTHONY...ASHTON...DRIGGS...VICTOR...TETON PASS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT
VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO STRONG WINDS BLOWING SNOW
AROUND. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS.

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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