ID WFO POCATELLO Warnings, Watches, and Advisories

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

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WINTER STORM WARNING

URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE

National Weather Service Pocatello ID

805 PM MST Fri Mar 2 2018

…WINTER STORM WARNING IS CANCELLED…

Heavy snow has stopped in the upper Snake River highlands. Light

snow of 1 to 4 inches will continue tonight at high elevations

that surround the Teton Basin. More snow is expected Saturday.

…WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM MST

SUNDAY…

* WHAT…Heavy snow and blowing snow occurring. Plan on

difficult travel conditions, including during the evening

commute. Additional snow accumulations of 6 to 12 inches, with

localized amounts up to 24 inches, are expected.

* WHERE…I 84 from milepost 228 to the Utah border, I 15 from

the milepost 63 to the Utah Border, U.S. Highways 26, 30, 89

and 91, and state highways 34 and 36.

* WHEN…Until 11 AM MST Sunday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Winds gusting as high as 30 mph will

cause areas of blowing and drifting snow, especially over

mountain passes.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather

conditions are occurring. If you must travel, keep an extra

flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of an

emergency. The latest road conditions can be obtained by calling

5 1 1.

…WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM MST

SUNDAY…

* WHAT…Heavy snow and blowing snow occurring. Plan on

difficult travel conditions, including during the evening

commute. Additional snow accumulations of 6 to 12 inches, with

localized amounts up to 24 inches, are expected.

* WHERE…I 84 from milepost 228 to the Utah border, I 15 from

the milepost 63 to the Utah Border, U.S. Highways 26, 30, 89

and 91, and state highways 34 and 36.

* WHEN…Until 11 AM MST Sunday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Winds gusting as high as 30 mph will

cause areas of blowing and drifting snow, especially over

mountain passes.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather

conditions are occurring. If you must travel, keep an extra

flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of an

emergency. The latest road conditions can be obtained by calling

5 1 1.

…WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM MST

SUNDAY…

* WHAT…Heavy snow and blowing snow occurring. Plan on

difficult travel conditions, including during the evening

commute. Additional snow accumulations of 6 to 12 inches, with

localized amounts up to 24 inches, are expected.

* WHERE…I 84 from milepost 228 to the Utah border, I 15 from

the milepost 63 to the Utah Border, U.S. Highways 26, 30, 89

and 91, and state highways 34 and 36.

* WHEN…Until 11 AM MST Sunday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Winds gusting as high as 30 mph will

cause areas of blowing and drifting snow, especially over

mountain passes.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather

conditions are occurring. If you must travel, keep an extra

flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of an

emergency. The latest road conditions can be obtained by calling

5 1 1.

…WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM MST

SUNDAY…

* WHAT…Heavy snow and blowing snow occurring. Plan on

difficult travel conditions, including during the evening

commute. Additional snow accumulations of 6 to 12 inches, with

localized amounts up to 24 inches, are expected.

* WHERE…I 84 from milepost 228 to the Utah border, I 15 from

the milepost 63 to the Utah Border, U.S. Highways 26, 30, 89

and 91, and state highways 34 and 36.

* WHEN…Until 11 AM MST Sunday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Winds gusting as high as 30 mph will

cause areas of blowing and drifting snow, especially over

mountain passes.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather

conditions are occurring. If you must travel, keep an extra

flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of an

emergency. The latest road conditions can be obtained by calling

5 1 1.

…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST

SATURDAY…

* WHAT…Snow and blowing snow occurring. Plan on slippery road

conditions. In addition, areas of poor visibility are

expected. Additional snow accumulations of 2 to 6 inches, with

localized amounts up to 9 inches, are expected. Eastern bench

areas will see the heaviest snow amounts.

* WHERE…Along I-86 and I-15 corridor including the City of

Pocatello, Blackfoot, American Falls and Fort Hall.

* WHEN…Expect a break in the snow this afternoon into early

evening. After midnight expect snow to redevelop and continue

through most of Saturday morning with lingering light snow

into Saturday afternoon.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Winds gusting as high as 30 mph will

cause areas of blowing and drifting snow.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will

cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered

roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.

The latest road conditions can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

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