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Conditions

Updated: 4:48 PM MST on February 19, 2017
Temperature 39°F
Windchill 37°F
Humidity 61%
Dew Point 27°F
Wind WNW at 4 mph
Pressure 29.72 in (Rising)
Conditions Mostly Cloudy
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds (SCT) : 5000 ft
Scattered Clouds (SCT) : 8000 ft
Mostly Cloudy (BKN) : 9000 ft
Yesterday's Maximum 37°F approx.
Yesterday's Minimum 32°F approx.
Sunrise07:29 AM (MST)
Sunset06:13 PM (MST)
Moon Rise02:08 AM (MST)
Moon Set12:13 PM (MST)
Moon Phase


Local Radar


Local Satellite

Forecast as of 3:10 PM MST on January 19, 2017


Winter Storm Watch in effect from Monday morning through Tuesday afternoon above 6500 feet...

Sunday
Snow. Lows overnight in the upper 20s.

Sunday Night
Snow showers early will become steadier snow overnight. Low 29F. Winds W at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of snow 80%. About one inch of snow expected.

Monday
Cloudy with snow. High 39F. Winds SSE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of snow 100%. 5 to 8 inches of snow expected.

Monday Night
Periods of rain and snow. Low 34F. Winds SSW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precip 100%. 1 to 3 inches of snow expected.

Tuesday
Rain and snow showers in the morning changing to mainly rain showers in the afternoon. High 41F. Winds SW at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 90%.

Tuesday Night
Evening clouds will give way to clearing. Low 22F. Winds W at 5 to 10 mph.

Wednesday
Except for a few afternoon clouds, mainly sunny. High 33F. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph.

Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy skies. Low near 20F. Winds NNW at 5 to 10 mph.

Thursday
Overcast. High near 30F. Winds WNW at 5 to 10 mph.

Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy. Low 14F. Winds NW at 5 to 10 mph.

Friday
Intervals of clouds and sunshine. High 27F. Winds W at 5 to 10 mph.

Friday Night
Considerable cloudiness. Low 12F. Winds NW at 5 to 10 mph.

Saturday
Some clouds in the morning will give way to mainly sunny skies for the afternoon. High 28F. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph.

Saturday Night
Mainly clear early, then a few clouds later on. Low 12F. Winds NW at 5 to 10 mph.

Sunday
Mostly cloudy skies early. A few snow showers developing later in the day. High 29F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of snow 30%.

Sunday Night
Flurries and a few snow showers throughout the night. Low 14F. Winds NW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of snow 30%.

Monday
Partly cloudy skies. High 29F. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph.

Monday Night
Clear to partly cloudy. Low 14F. Winds WNW at 5 to 10 mph.

Tuesday
Mostly sunny skies. High around 30F. Winds W at 5 to 10 mph.

Tuesday Night
Mostly clear skies early will give way to occasional snow showers later during the night. Low around 15F. Winds WNW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of snow 40%.

Wednesday
Flurries and a few snow showers throughout the day. High 29F. Winds W at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of snow 30%.

Wednesday Night
Scattered snow flurries and snow showers before midnight. Becoming partly cloudy later. Low near 15F. Winds WNW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of snow 30%. Snow accumulations less than one inch.


Winter Storm Watch
Statement Issued: 2:08 PM MST on February 19, 2017

... Winter Storm Watch in effect from Monday morning through
Tuesday afternoon...

The National Weather Service in Pocatello has issued a Winter
Storm Watch, which is in effect from Monday morning through
Tuesday afternoon.

* Impacts... moderate to heavy snow and blowing snow is expected to
create difficult driving conditions above 6500 ft, including
passes.

* Timing... snow above 6500 ft should become heavy at times during
the day Monday, and continue through Tuesday. The strongest
winds are expected Monday night through Tuesday.

* Snow accumulations... valley accumulations of 2 to 5 inches.
Above 6500 ft, 10 to 18 inches are expected. The highest
elevations may see accumulations around 2 feet.

* Confidence... high confidence in timing. Moderate confidence in
high elevation snow amounts and winds. Low confidence in valley
snow amounts.

* Locations... Stanley, Clayton, Hailey, Ketchum, and Bellevue

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Watch means there is a potential for significant
snow, sleet or ice accumulations that may impact travel. Continue
to monitor the latest forecasts.





Areal Flood Warning
Statement Issued: 11:06 am MST on February 17, 2017

The National Weather Service in Pocatello has extended the

* Flood Warning for...
rain and snowmelt in...
southeastern Blaine County in central Idaho...
Lincoln County in south central Idaho...
Minidoka County in south central Idaho...

* until 1145 am MST Monday

* at 1100 am MST, emergency management reported that widespread
flooding was continuing in many areas with water threatening roads
and homes. Several roads remain closed. Additional rainfall
expected over the weekend will result in continuing flooding.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Rupert, Shoshone, Paul, Richfield, Minidoka, Dietrich, Acequia.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Excessive runoff will cause flooding of small creeks and streams,
country roads, farmland, and other low lying spots.

In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are
potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to cross flooded
roads. Find an alternate Route.

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.


Lat... Lon 4320 11460 4319 11324 4276 11324 4276 11318
      4268 11318 4267 11324 4262 11325 4269 11337
      4266 11355 4252 11370 4256 11378 4254 11393
      4276 11393 4277 11405 4281 11405 4281 11435
      4285 11438 4285 11460


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Areal Flood Advisory
Statement Issued: 11:18 am MST on February 17, 2017

The National Weather Service in Pocatello has extended the

* flood advisory for...
rain and snowmelt in...
eastern Custer County in central Idaho...
central Blaine County in central Idaho...
Jefferson County in southeastern Idaho...
southern Butte County in southeastern Idaho...
northwestern Bonneville County in southeastern Idaho...
western Madison County in southeastern Idaho...

* until 1230 PM MST Monday

* at 1100 am MST, emergency management reported that extensive
flooding was continuing in some areas with water threatening roads
and homes. Rainfall expected over the weekend will result in
continued flooding.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Idaho Falls, Rexburg, Rigby, Arco, Carey, Ririe Reservoir,
Terreton, Lorenzo, Picabo, Ammon, Iona, Sugar City, Ucon, Menan,
Ririe, Roberts, Lewisville, Mud Lake, Hamer and Archer.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Excessive runoff will cause flooding of small creeks and streams,
country roads, farmland, and other low lying spots.

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.

A flood advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.


Lat... Lon 4339 11168 4345 11233 4365 11251 4365 11268
      4349 11288 4353 11332 4321 11372 4320 11438
      4333 11442 4335 11395 4353 11349 4379 11347
      4395 11361 4382 11334 4364 11326 4366 11311
      4400 11263 4403 11219 4396 11218 4385 11157


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