ID WFO BOISE Warnings, Watches, and Advisories

WFO BOISE Warnings, Watches and Advisories for Friday, March 2, 2018

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WINTER STORM WATCH

URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE

National Weather Service Boise ID

120 PM MST Tue Feb 27 2018

…WINTER STORM WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING…

.A storm off the northwest coast will bring abundant moisture

and gusty winds to the northern Intermountain Region Wednesday

night through Friday. Heavy amounts of snow are possible in the

mountains of northeast Oregon and in Idaho north of the Snake

Basin. Warmer air will change the snow to rain below 4000 feet

Thursday. A cold front Friday morning will change the rain back

to snow in the valleys, but higher elevations will have snow

throughout.

…WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH

FRIDAY MORNING…

* WHAT…Heavy snow possible. Plan on difficult travel conditions.

Potential snow accumulation of 7 to 10 inches, locally up to 15

inches below 6000 feet elevation. Above 6000 feet potential 10

to 14 inches, locally up to 20 inches.

* WHERE…West Central Mountains, Boise Mountains, and Camas

Prairie.

* WHEN…Wednesday evening through Friday morning. In the Upper

Weiser River area, the main snowfall is expected between

midnight and noon Thursday, then changing to rain Thursday

afternoon below 3500 feet.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Significant reductions in visibility are

possible. Gusty south or southeast winds may create an

additional travel hazard.

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 WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH

FRIDAY MORNING…

* WHAT…Heavy snow possible. Plan on difficult travel conditions.

Potential snow accumulation of 7 to 10 inches, locally up to 15

inches below 6000 feet elevation. Above 6000 feet potential 10

to 14 inches, locally up to 20 inches.

* WHERE…West Central Mountains, Boise Mountains, and Camas

Prairie.

* WHEN…Wednesday evening through Friday morning. In the Upper

Weiser River area, the main snowfall is expected between

midnight and noon Thursday, then changing to rain Thursday

afternoon below 3500 feet.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Significant reductions in visibility are

possible. Gusty south or southeast winds may create an

additional travel hazard.

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 WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH

FRIDAY MORNING…

* WHAT…Heavy snow possible. Plan on difficult travel conditions.

Potential snow accumulation of 7 to 10 inches, locally up to 15

inches below 6000 feet elevation. Above 6000 feet potential 10

to 14 inches, locally up to 20 inches.

* WHERE…West Central Mountains, Boise Mountains, and Camas

Prairie.

* WHEN…Wednesday evening through Friday morning. In the Upper

Weiser River area, the main snowfall is expected between

midnight and noon Thursday, then changing to rain Thursday

afternoon below 3500 feet.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Significant reductions in visibility are

possible. Gusty south or southeast winds may create an

additional travel hazard.

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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