Upper Snake River Plain Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 2:32 PM MST Feb. 23, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory in effect from midnight tonight to
6 am MST Sunday...

* what... snow and blowing snow expected. Plan on slippery Road
conditions. In addition, areas of poor visibility are expected.
Total snow accumulations of 1 to 4 inches, with localized
amounts on benches of 8 inches, are expected.

* Where... eastern Magic Valley, upper Snake River Plain, lower
Snake River Plain and south Central Highlands counties. This
includes the cities of Rexburg, Idaho Falls, Ammon, Blackfoot,
Pocatello, Chubbuck, American Falls, Burley, Rupert, Oakley, and
Malad City.

* When... from midnight tonight to 6 am MST Sunday.

* Additional details... winds gusting as high as 35 mph will
cause areas of blowing and drifting snow, especially over
mountain passes.

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 can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.