ID WFO BOISE Warnings, Watches, and Advisories

WFO BOISE Warnings, Watches and Advisories for Saturday, February 24, 2018

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WINTER STORM WATCH

URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE

National Weather Service Boise ID

311 AM MST Fri Feb 23 2018

…WINTER STORM MOVING INTO THE AREA FRIDAY NIGHT AND DEPARTING

SATURDAY EVENING…

.Another winter storm will move into the area from the northwest

Friday night, spreading snow initially to the mountains of Baker

County, the West Central Mountains, and the Owyhees. Saturday

morning, snow will rapidly spread south and east into the Boise

Mountains, all of Owyhee County, the northern portion of the

Upper Treasure Valley, the western Magic Valley, the Camas

Prairie, and southern Twin Falls County. Saturday evening, the

storm will end with snow in eastern Owyhee and southern Twin

Falls counties. Snowfall amounts of 1 to 3 inches in lower

elevations, 4 to 6 inches in mountain-valleys, and 8 to 12 inches

above 6000 feet are possible. In addition, northwest winds

averaging 10 to 20 mph Saturday will result in significant

reductions in visibility and potential blowing snow.

…WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH

SATURDAY EVENING…

* WHAT…Moderate snow likely. Blowing snow likely. Heavy snow

possible. Plan on difficult travel conditions. Total snow

accumulations of 1 to 3 inches below 3000 feet, 3 to 6 inches

between 3000 and 6000 feet (including major mountain-valleys

such as Long Valley), and 8 to 12 inches above 6000 feet, are

possible.

* WHERE…Portions of northeast Oregon and south central,

southwest and west central Idaho.

* WHEN…From this evening through Saturday evening.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Significant reductions in visibility are

possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant

snow, sleet or ice accumulations that may impact travel. Continue

to monitor the latest forecasts.

…WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH

SATURDAY EVENING…

* WHAT…Moderate snow likely. Blowing snow likely. Heavy snow

possible. Plan on difficult travel conditions. Total snow

accumulations of 1 to 3 inches below 3000 feet, 3 to 6 inches

between 3000 and 6000 feet (including major mountain-valleys

such as Long Valley), and 8 to 12 inches above 6000 feet, are

possible.

* WHERE…Portions of northeast Oregon and south central,

southwest and west central Idaho.

* WHEN…From this evening through Saturday evening.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Significant reductions in visibility are

possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant

snow, sleet or ice accumulations that may impact travel. Continue

to monitor the latest forecasts.

…WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH

SATURDAY EVENING…

* WHAT…Moderate snow likely. Blowing snow likely. Heavy snow

possible. Plan on difficult travel conditions. Total snow

accumulations of 1 to 3 inches below 3000 feet, 3 to 6 inches

between 3000 and 6000 feet (including major mountain-valleys

such as Long Valley), and 8 to 12 inches above 6000 feet, are

possible.

* WHERE…Portions of northeast Oregon and south central,

southwest and west central Idaho.

* WHEN…From this evening through Saturday evening.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Significant reductions in visibility are

possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant

snow, sleet or ice accumulations that may impact travel. Continue

to monitor the latest forecasts.

…WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH

SATURDAY EVENING…

* WHAT…Moderate snow likely. Blowing snow likely. Heavy snow

possible. Plan on difficult travel conditions. Total snow

accumulations of 1 to 3 inches below 3000 feet, 3 to 6 inches

between 3000 and 6000 feet (including major mountain-valleys

such as Long Valley), and 8 to 12 inches above 6000 feet, are

possible.

* WHERE…Portions of northeast Oregon and south central,

southwest and west central Idaho.

* WHEN…From this evening through Saturday evening.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Significant reductions in visibility are

possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant

snow, sleet or ice accumulations that may impact travel. Continue

to monitor the latest forecasts.

…WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH

SATURDAY EVENING…

* WHAT…Moderate snow likely. Blowing snow likely. Heavy snow

possible. Plan on difficult travel conditions. Total snow

accumulations of 1 to 3 inches below 3000 feet, 3 to 6 inches

between 3000 and 6000 feet (including major mountain-valleys

such as Long Valley), and 8 to 12 inches above 6000 feet, are

possible.

* WHERE…Portions of northeast Oregon and south central,

southwest and west central Idaho.

* WHEN…From this evening through Saturday evening.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Significant reductions in visibility are

possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant

snow, sleet or ice accumulations that may impact travel. Continue

to monitor the latest forecasts.

…WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH

SATURDAY EVENING…

* WHAT…Moderate snow likely. Blowing snow likely. Heavy snow

possible. Plan on difficult travel conditions. Total snow

accumulations of 1 to 3 inches below 3000 feet, 3 to 6 inches

between 3000 and 6000 feet (including major mountain-valleys

such as Long Valley), and 8 to 12 inches above 6000 feet, are

possible.

* WHERE…Portions of northeast Oregon and south central,

southwest and west central Idaho.

* WHEN…From this evening through Saturday evening.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Significant reductions in visibility are

possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant

snow, sleet or ice accumulations that may impact travel. Continue

to monitor the latest forecasts.

…WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH

SATURDAY EVENING…

* WHAT…Moderate snow likely. Blowing snow likely. Heavy snow

possible. Plan on difficult travel conditions. Total snow

accumulations of 1 to 3 inches below 3000 feet, 3 to 6 inches

between 3000 and 6000 feet (including major mountain-valleys

such as Long Valley), and 8 to 12 inches above 6000 feet, are

possible.

* WHERE…Portions of northeast Oregon and south central,

southwest and west central Idaho.

* WHEN…From this evening through Saturday evening.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Significant reductions in visibility are

possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant

snow, sleet or ice accumulations that may impact travel. Continue

to monitor the latest forecasts.

…WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH

SATURDAY EVENING…

* WHAT…Moderate snow likely. Blowing snow likely. Heavy snow

possible. Plan on difficult travel conditions. Total snow

accumulations of 1 to 3 inches below 3000 feet, 3 to 6 inches

between 3000 and 6000 feet (including major mountain-valleys

such as Long Valley), and 8 to 12 inches above 6000 feet, are

possible.

* WHERE…Portions of northeast Oregon and south central,

southwest and west central Idaho.

* WHEN…From this evening through Saturday evening.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Significant reductions in visibility are

possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant

snow, sleet or ice accumulations that may impact travel. Continue

to monitor the latest forecasts.

…WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH

SATURDAY EVENING…

* WHAT…Moderate snow likely. Blowing snow likely. Heavy snow

possible. Plan on difficult travel conditions. Total snow

accumulations of 1 to 3 inches below 3000 feet, 3 to 6 inches

between 3000 and 6000 feet (including major mountain-valleys

such as Long Valley), and 8 to 12 inches above 6000 feet, are

possible.

* WHERE…Portions of northeast Oregon and south central,

southwest and west central Idaho.

* WHEN…From this evening through Saturday evening.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Significant reductions in visibility are

possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant

snow, sleet or ice accumulations that may impact travel. Continue

to monitor the latest forecasts.

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