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Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BOISE ID
1054 AM MST FRI DEC 9 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW CONTINUES...

.A WARM FRONT CONTINUES TO MOVE FROM SOUTHEAST OREGON THIS
MORNING INTO THE WEST-CENTRAL IDAHO MOUNTAINS BY LATE THIS
AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVELS WILL RISE TO BETWEEN 4000 AND 5000
FEET...EXCEPT AT THE LOWEST ELEVATIONS WHERE TRAPPED COLD AIR WILL
CONTINUE TO SUPPORT SNOW AND POSSIBLY FREEZING RAIN. THIS WILL
INCLUDE THE INTERSTATE 84 CORRIDOR FROM BAKER CITY TO CALDWELL
WHICH WILL SEE ACCUMULATING SNOW OR LIGHT FREEZING RAIN THROUGH
LATE AFTERNOON. MOUNTAINS WILL SEE ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS
THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING.

IDZ011-013-028-033-100200-
/O.CON.KBOI.WW.Y.0015.000000T0000Z-161210T1800Z/
WEST CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-BOISE MOUNTAINS-CAMAS PRAIRIE-
UPPER WEISER RIVER-
1054 AM MST FRI DEC 9 2016

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

* SNOW AMOUNTS...ADDITIONAL 2 TO 6 INCHES IN THE UPPER WEISER
  VALLEY...5 TO 10 INCHES IN MOUNTAIN VALLEYS AND 12 TO 18 INCHES
  6000 FEET THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING.

* SNOW LEVELS...VALLEY FLOORS.

* IMPACTS...SNOW ACCUMULATION ON ROADS WILL MAKE DRIVING
  DIFFICULT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL PRIMARILY CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING. TRAVEL IN THE MOUNTAINS AND BACKCOUNTRY IS NOT
RECOMMENDED WITHOUT PROPER EQUIPMENT AND ADEQUATE PROVISIONS.
REMEMBER THAT CELL PHONE COMMUNICATION IS LIMITED BY TERRAIN.

&&

$$



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