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Winter Storm Warning

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
443 AM MST SAT NOV 22 2014

.SNOW HAS RAPIDLY SPREAD EAST INTO THE CENTRAL MOUNTAINS THIS
MORNING BRINGING 5 TO 7 INCHES ALREADY. THIS SYSTEM WILL RAPIDLY
SPREAD EAST ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS OF SOUTHEAST IDAHO THROUGH THIS
MORNING. A STRONG COLD FRONT ACCOMPANIES THIS SYSTEM AND EXPECT
BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW AS WELL WITH GUSTS IN THE 25 TO 40 MPH
RANGE AND POSSIBLY HIGHER OVER SOME MOUNTAIN PASSES. TOTAL SNOW
AMOUNTS OF 10 TO 14 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE ABOVE 6000 FEET WITH THIS
STORM WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS FOR THE CENTRAL MOUNTAINS AND
THE EASTERN HIGHLANDS. EXPECT 4 TO 10 INCHES OF SNOW ABOVE 6000
FEET FOR THE LOST RIVER/PAHSIMEROI AND SOUTHERN HIGHLANDS
MOUNTAINS. TRAVEL THROUGHOUT THE MOUNTAINS OF SOUTH CENTRAL AND
SOUTHEAST IDAHO WILL BECOME VERY HAZARDOUS LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
SATURDAY.

IDZ019-023-025-222200-
/O.CON.KPIH.WS.W.0009.141122T1200Z-141123T0600Z/
UPPER SNAKE HIGHLANDS-CARIBOU HIGHLANDS-
WASATCH MOUNTAINS/IDAHO PORTION-
INCLUDING THE LOCATIONS OF...DRIGGS...DUBOIS...ISLAND PARK...
ST. ANTHONY...EDIE RANCH...MONIDA PASS...ASHTON HILL...
TARGHEE PASS...PINE CREEK PASS...LAVA HOT SPRINGS...
SODA SPRINGS...MCCAMMON...FISH CREEK SUMMIT...SWAN VALLEY...
GRAYS LAKE NWR...MONTPELIER...GEORGETOWN...PARIS...
GEORGETOWN SUMMIT
443 AM MST SAT NOV 22 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM MST THIS
EVENING...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM
MST THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...NOW THROUGH 11 PM TONIGHT.

* MAIN IMPACT...10 TO 14 INCHES OF SNOW

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...DRIGGS...DUBOIS...ISLAND PARK...MONIDA
  PASS...ASHTON HILL...TARGHEE PASS...PINE CREEK PASS...SODA
  SPRINGS... FISH CREEK SUMMIT...SWAN VALLEY... GEORGETOWN...
  GEORGETOWN SUMMIT.

* OTHER IMPACTS...WIND GUSTS OF 25 TO 40 MPH COULD CAUSE
  BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW ON ROADWAYS AND REDUCED
  VISIBILITIES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS ARE ALSO POSSIBLE. THIS WILL
MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

&&

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