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Winter Storm Warning

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Pocatello ID
336 AM MST Sun Feb 19 2017



IDZ018-019-031-032-200000-
/O.CON.KPIH.WS.W.0008.000000T0000Z-170220T0000Z/
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
336 AM MST Sun Feb 19 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST THIS
AFTERNOON...

* IMPACTS...Heavy snow accumulation above 6500 ft will create
  difficult travel conditions, especially across mountain
  passes.

* TIMING...Snow will continue through this afternoon.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...Additional accumulations of 2 to 5 inches
  above 6500 ft.

* CONFIDENCE...High confidence.

* LOCATIONS...Sawtooth/Pioneer/Smoky/Boulder mountains...Upper
  Snake Highlands...Lost River Range above 6500 feet.

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.

&&

$$



Flood Advisory

Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Pocatello ID
1118 AM MST FRI FEB 17 2017

IDC013-019-023-037-051-065-201930-
/O.EXT.KPIH.FA.Y.0013.000000T0000Z-170220T1930Z/
/00000.N.RS.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Custer ID-Blaine ID-Jefferson ID-Butte ID-Bonneville ID-Madison ID-
1118 AM MST FRI FEB 17 2017

The National Weather Service in Pocatello has extended the

* Flood Advisory for...
  Rain and Snowmelt in...
  Eastern Custer County in central Idaho...
  Central Blaine County in central Idaho...
  Jefferson County in southeastern Idaho...
  Southern Butte County in southeastern Idaho...
  Northwestern Bonneville County in southeastern Idaho...
  Western Madison County in southeastern Idaho...

* Until 1230 PM MST Monday

* At 1100 AM MST, emergency management reported that extensive
  flooding was continuing in some areas with water threatening roads
  and homes. Rainfall expected over the weekend will result in
  continued flooding.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Idaho Falls, Rexburg, Rigby, Arco, Carey, Ririe Reservoir,
  Terreton, Lorenzo, Picabo, Ammon, Iona, Sugar City, Ucon, Menan,
  Ririe, Roberts, Lewisville, Mud Lake, Hamer and Archer.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Excessive runoff will cause flooding of small creeks and streams,
country roads, farmland, and other low lying spots.

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.

A Flood Advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.

&&

LAT...LON 4339 11168 4345 11233 4365 11251 4365 11268
      4349 11288 4353 11332 4321 11372 4320 11438
      4333 11442 4335 11395 4353 11349 4379 11347
      4395 11361 4382 11334 4364 11326 4366 11311
      4400 11263 4403 11219 4396 11218 4385 11157

$$

Hedges




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