ID WFO SPOKANE Warnings, Watches, and Advisories

WFO SPOKANE Warnings, Watches and Advisories for Monday, February 26, 2018

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WINTER STORM WARNING

URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE

National Weather Service Spokane WA

229 AM PST Sun Feb 25 2018

…HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW CENTRAL PANHANDLE MOUNTAINS INTO

THE PALOUSE SUNDAY…

.A potent storm system will bring the next round of moderate to

heavy snow along with gusty winds today. The heaviest snow will

fall across the Central Panhandle Mountains expanding into the

Palouse. These locations have recently received 4 to 8 inches of

light, fluffy snow. The incoming storm system will produce gusty

winds which is likely to create drifting and blowing snow. Travel

in these areas may become treacherous at times. Lighter snow and

less wind will impact the Northern Idaho Panhandle from Coeur d’Alene

toward Bonners Ferry.

…WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PST THIS

EVENING…

* WHAT…Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 5 to 8

inches, with mountain accumulations up to 20 inches, are

expected.

* WHERE…Moscow, Plummer, Potlatch, Genesee, Kellogg, Pinehurst,

Osburn, Wallace, Mullan, Fourth of July Pass, Dobson Pass,

and Lookout Pass.

* WHEN…Until 11 PM PST this evening.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Plan on difficult travel conditions. Tree

branches could fall. Winds gusting as high as 45 mph will

cause patchy blowing and drifting snow.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather

conditions will make travel very hazardous or impossible. If you

must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food and water in your

vehicle in case of an emergency. The latest road conditions for

the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

…WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PST THIS

EVENING…

* WHAT…Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 5 to 8

inches, with mountain accumulations up to 20 inches, are

expected.

* WHERE…Moscow, Plummer, Potlatch, Genesee, Kellogg, Pinehurst,

Osburn, Wallace, Mullan, Fourth of July Pass, Dobson Pass,

and Lookout Pass.

* WHEN…Until 11 PM PST this evening.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Plan on difficult travel conditions. Tree

branches could fall. Winds gusting as high as 45 mph will

cause patchy blowing and drifting snow.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather

conditions will make travel very hazardous or impossible. If you

must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food and water in your

vehicle in case of an emergency. The latest road conditions for

the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PST THIS

AFTERNOON…

* WHAT…Snow and blowing snow expected. Total snow accumulations

of 3 to 5 inches, with mountain accumulations up to 12 inches,

are expected.

* WHERE…Sandpoint, Bonners Ferry, Priest River, Eastport,

Schweitzer Mountain Road, Coeur d’Alene, Post Falls, Hayden,

and Worley.

* WHEN…Until 5 PM PST this afternoon.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Plan on slippery road conditions. In

addition, areas of poor visibility are likely. Tree branches

could fall. Winds gusting as high as 45 mph will cause areas

of blowing and drifting snow.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow means periods

of snow and blowing snow will cause primarily travel

difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered roads and limited

visibilities, and use caution while driving. The latest road

conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by

calling 5 1 1.

…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PST THIS

AFTERNOON…

* WHAT…Snow and blowing snow expected. Total snow accumulations

of 3 to 5 inches, with mountain accumulations up to 12 inches,

are expected.

* WHERE…Sandpoint, Bonners Ferry, Priest River, Eastport,

Schweitzer Mountain Road, Coeur d’Alene, Post Falls, Hayden,

and Worley.

* WHEN…Until 5 PM PST this afternoon.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Plan on slippery road conditions. In

addition, areas of poor visibility are likely. Tree branches

could fall. Winds gusting as high as 45 mph will cause areas

of blowing and drifting snow.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow means periods

of snow and blowing snow will cause primarily travel

difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered roads and limited

visibilities, and use caution while driving. The latest road

conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by

calling 5 1 1.

…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PST THIS

EVENING…

* WHAT…Snow and blowing snow expected. Total snow accumulations

of 3 to 6 inches for Lowell and Elk City, elsewhere 9 to 13

inches, are expected. A period of more intense snow bands may

cause poor visibility and quickly changing road conditions late

this afternoon into the evening.

* WHERE…Elk River, Highway 11 Pierce to Headquarters, Pierce,

Dixie, Elk City, and Highway 12 Lowell to Lolo Pass.

* WHEN…Until 11 PM PST this evening.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Travel will be difficult. Winds gusting as

high as 30 mph will cause areas of blowing and drifting snow.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow means periods

of snow and blowing snow will cause primarily travel

difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered roads and limited

visibilities, and use caution while driving. The latest road

conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by

calling 5 1 1.

…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PST THIS

EVENING…

* WHAT…Snow and blowing snow expected. Total snow accumulations

of 3 to 6 inches for Lowell and Elk City, elsewhere 9 to 13

inches, are expected. A period of more intense snow bands may

cause poor visibility and quickly changing road conditions late

this afternoon into the evening.

* WHERE…Elk River, Highway 11 Pierce to Headquarters, Pierce,

Dixie, Elk City, and Highway 12 Lowell to Lolo Pass.

* WHEN…Until 11 PM PST this evening.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Travel will be difficult. Winds gusting as

high as 30 mph will cause areas of blowing and drifting snow.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow means periods

of snow and blowing snow will cause primarily travel

difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered roads and limited

visibilities, and use caution while driving. The latest road

conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by

calling 5 1 1.

…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PST THIS

EVENING…

* WHAT…Snow and blowing snow expected. Total snow accumulations

of 2 to 5 inches, with locally higher amounts, are expected. A

period of more intense snow bands may cause poor visibility and

quickly changing road conditions late this afternoon into the

evening.

* WHERE…Camas Prairie, Grangeville and vicinity, and Greer

Grade.

* WHEN…Until 11 PM PST this evening.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Plan on slippery road conditions. In

addition, areas of poor visibility are likely. Winds gusting as

high as 50 mph on the Camas Prairie including the town of

Grangeville will cause areas of blowing and drifting snow.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow means periods

of snow and blowing snow will cause primarily travel

difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered roads and limited

visibilities, and use caution while driving. The latest road

conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by

calling 5 1 1.

…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PST THIS

EVENING…

* WHAT…Snow and blowing snow expected. Total snow accumulations

of 1 to 2 inches in the lower elevations, with 3 to 5 inches

over Whitebird Grade, are expected.

* WHERE…Lower Hells Canyon/Salmon River Region.

* WHEN…Until 11 PM PST this evening.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Plan on slippery road conditions. In

addition, areas of poor visibility are likely. Winds gusting as

high as 40 mph will cause areas of blowing and drifting snow.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow means periods

of snow and blowing snow will cause primarily travel

difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered roads and limited

visibilities, and use caution while driving. The latest road

conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by

calling 5 1 1.

…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO

11 AM MST MONDAY…

* WHAT…Snow and blowing snow expected. Total snow accumulations

of 2 to 4 inches, with 6 to 8 inches over Lost Trail Pass, are

expected.

* WHERE…Shoup, Bannock Pass, Highway 28 Tendoy to Lone Pine,

Highway 93 Lost Trail Pass to Gibbonsville, Lemhi Pass, and

Salmon.

* WHEN…From 8 PM this evening to 11 AM MST Monday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Plan on slippery road conditions. In

addition, areas of poor visibility are likely. Winds gusting as

high as 45 mph will cause areas of blowing and drifting snow.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow means periods

of snow and blowing snow will cause primarily travel

difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered roads and limited

visibilities, and use caution while driving. The latest road

conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by

calling 5 1 1.

…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO

11 AM MST MONDAY…

* WHAT…Snow and blowing snow expected. Total snow accumulations

of 2 to 4 inches, with 6 to 8 inches over Lost Trail Pass, are

expected.

* WHERE…Shoup, Bannock Pass, Highway 28 Tendoy to Lone Pine,

Highway 93 Lost Trail Pass to Gibbonsville, Lemhi Pass, and

Salmon.

* WHEN…From 8 PM this evening to 11 AM MST Monday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Plan on slippery road conditions. In

addition, areas of poor visibility are likely. Winds gusting as

high as 45 mph will cause areas of blowing and drifting snow.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow means periods

of snow and blowing snow will cause primarily travel

difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered roads and limited

visibilities, and use caution while driving. The latest road

conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by

calling 5 1 1.

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Copyright 2018 AccuWeather

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