weather.gov     
National Weather Service

Watches, Warnings & Advisories
NWS Homepage

One product issued by NWS for: 3 Miles ENE Boise Municipal ID
Share |


Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BOISE ID
1055 AM MDT TUE MAR 31 2015

...VERY WINDY THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING IN SOUTHWEST IDAHO...

.A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS SOUTHWEST IDAHO THIS AFTERNOON...
BRINGING WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS 40 TO 50
MPH. WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO WEAKEN BELOW ADVISORY CRITERIA AROUND 9
PM MDT.

IDZ014>016-030-010300-
/O.CON.KBOI.WI.Y.0005.150331T2000Z-150401T0300Z/
UPPER TREASURE VALLEY-SOUTHWEST HIGHLANDS-WESTERN MAGIC VALLEY-
SOUTHERN TWIN FALLS COUNTY-
1055 AM MDT TUE MAR 31 2015

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
9 PM MDT THIS EVENING...

A WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
9 PM MDT THIS EVENING.

* WINDS...WEST TO NORTHWEST 20 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS 40 TO 50 MPH.
  STRONGEST WINDS WILL BE IN THE SNAKE RIVER BASIN FROM MOUNTAIN
  HOME THROUGH THE MAGIC VALLEY.

* TIMING...THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING FOLLOWING PASSAGE OF A
  COLD FRONT. THE COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH WESTERN IDAHO MID-
  AFTERNOON AND SOUTH-CENTRAL IDAHO LATE THIS AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL HAZARD FOR HIGH-PROFILE VEHICLES ESPECIALLY
  ON NORTH-SOUTH ROADWAYS. BLOWING DUST WILL LOCALLY REDUCE
  VISIBILITY. SMALL BRANCHES MAY BE BLOWN DOWN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF AT LEAST 30 MPH...
OR GUSTS OF AT LEAST 45 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN
MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.
USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$



U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
1325 East West Highway
Silver Spring, MD 20910
E-mail: w-nws.webmaster@noaa.gov
Page last modified: May 16, 2007
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE: for Safety, for Work, for Fun - FOR LIFE