Big and Little Wood River Region Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 11:06 AM MST Feb. 17, 2017 – National Weather Service

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
Issued: 11:18 AM MST Feb. 17, 2017 – National Weather Service

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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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 11:18 AM MST Feb. 17, 2017 – National Weather Service

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


Hedges