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WWUS85 KPIH 131035
SPSPIH

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
335 AM MST SAT FEB 13 2016

IDZ017>025-031-032-132200-
EASTERN MAGIC VALLEY-SAWTOOTH MOUNTAINS-UPPER SNAKE HIGHLANDS-
UPPER SNAKE RIVER PLAIN-LOWER SNAKE RIVER PLAIN-
SOUTH CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-CARIBOU HIGHLANDS-
CACHE VALLEY/IDAHO PORTION-WASATCH MOUNTAINS/IDAHO PORTION-
BIG AND LITTLE WOOD RIVER REGION-LOST RIVER/PAHSIMEROI-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BURLEY...RUPERT...HEYBURN...STANLEY...
CLAYTON...ST. ANTHONY...ASHTON...DRIGGS...VICTOR...IDAHO FALLS...
REXBURG...POCATELLO...MALAD CITY...OAKLEY...PRESTON...
MONTPELIER...HAILEY...KETCHUM...BELLEVUE...ARCO...CHALLIS...
MACKAY
335 AM MST SAT FEB 13 2016


...WINTRY MIX EXPECTED THIS HOLIDAY WEEKEND...

A SERIES OF DISTURBANCES TO MOVE THROUGH OUR AREA THROUGH
MONDAY...CREATING CHANCES FOR RAIN OR SNOW. GREATEST LIKELIHOODS
FOR SNOW EXPECTED IN THE CENTRAL MOUNTAINS EARLY SUNDAY THROUGH
MONDAY MORNING WITH 3-5 INCHES FORECAST AND 6-7 INCHES POSSIBLE AT
HIGHER ELEVATIONS. EASTERN HIGHLAND AND UPPER SNAKE AREAS SHOULD
ALSO EXPECT WIDESPREAD SNOWFALL THROUGH MONDAY OF 4-6 INCHES WITH
7-10 INCHES AT HIGHER ELEVATIONS. EXPECT PERIODS OF REDUCED
VISIBILITY...WIND SPEEDS IN EXCESS OF 25MPH AND BLOWING SNOW.
VALLEY LOCATIONS HAVE A SLIGHT POTENTIAL TO SEE SOME LIGHT
SNOWFALL AT TIMES HOWEVER THIS SHOULD MOSTLY BE A RAIN EVENT.


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000
WWUS85 KPIH 122136
SPSPIH

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
236 PM MST FRI FEB 12 2016

IDZ017>025-031-032-131200-
EASTERN MAGIC VALLEY-SAWTOOTH MOUNTAINS-UPPER SNAKE HIGHLANDS-
UPPER SNAKE RIVER PLAIN-LOWER SNAKE RIVER PLAIN-
SOUTH CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-CARIBOU HIGHLANDS-
CACHE VALLEY/IDAHO PORTION-WASATCH MOUNTAINS/IDAHO PORTION-
BIG AND LITTLE WOOD RIVER REGION-LOST RIVER/PAHSIMEROI-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BURLEY...RUPERT...HEYBURN...STANLEY...
CLAYTON...ST. ANTHONY...ASHTON...DRIGGS...VICTOR...IDAHO FALLS...
REXBURG...POCATELLO...MALAD CITY...OAKLEY...PRESTON...
MONTPELIER...HAILEY...KETCHUM...BELLEVUE...ARCO...CHALLIS...
MACKAY
236 PM MST FRI FEB 12 2016

...SNOW AND WIND TO IMPACT TRAVEL THIS WEEKEND INTO MONDAY...

A SERIES OF STORM SYSTEMS WILL BRING WINTRY WEATHER TO THE REGION
THIS WEEKEND INTO MONDAY. THE FIRST STORM WILL BRING A ROUND OF
LIGHT SNOW TO THE CENTRAL MOUNTAINS AND MONTANA AND WYOMING
HIGHLAND BORDER REGIONS ON SATURDAY WITH LIGHT SNOW
ACCUMULATIONS. A SECOND STORM WILL BRING A PROLONGED PERIOD OF
SNOW TO THE CENTRAL MOUNTAINS AND UPPER SNAKE AND EASTERN
HIGHLANDS SUNDAY INTO MONDAY. SNOW ACCUMULATIONS SUNDAY AND MONDAY
ARE EXPECTED TO RANGE FROM 2 TO 5 INCHES IN HIGHLAND VALLEYS WITH
5 TO 10 INCHES AT PASS LEVEL. SNOW ACCUMULATIONS ALONG THE
INTERSTATE CORRIDOR ARE EXPECTED TO RANGE FROM A TRACE AROUND
BURLEY TO UP TO AN INCH FROM IDAHO FALLS TO THE MONTANA BORDER. IN
ADDITION...STRONG SOUTHWEST WINDS SUNDAY AND MONDAY WITH GUSTS UP
TO 40 MPH WILL CREATE DIFFICULT TRAVEL FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES
AND AREAS OF BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW FOR PASSES SUCH AS GALENA
SUMMIT...PINE CREEK PASS AND TETON PASS.

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000
WWUS85 KPIH 121309
SPSPIH

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
609 AM MST FRI FEB 12 2016

IDZ017>025-031-032-122200-
EASTERN MAGIC VALLEY-SAWTOOTH MOUNTAINS-UPPER SNAKE HIGHLANDS-
UPPER SNAKE RIVER PLAIN-LOWER SNAKE RIVER PLAIN-
SOUTH CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-CARIBOU HIGHLANDS-
CACHE VALLEY/IDAHO PORTION-WASATCH MOUNTAINS/IDAHO PORTION-
BIG AND LITTLE WOOD RIVER REGION-LOST RIVER/PAHSIMEROI-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BURLEY...RUPERT...HEYBURN...STANLEY...
CLAYTON...ST. ANTHONY...ASHTON...DRIGGS...VICTOR...IDAHO FALLS...
REXBURG...POCATELLO...MALAD CITY...OAKLEY...PRESTON...
MONTPELIER...HAILEY...KETCHUM...BELLEVUE...ARCO...CHALLIS...
MACKAY
609 AM MST FRI FEB 12 2016

...WEATHER PATTERN CHANGE THIS SATURDAY INTO SUNDAY IMPACTING
HOLIDAY TRAVEL...

HIGH PRESSURE BREAKS DOWN INTO THE WEEKEND AS A SERIES OF STORMS
MOVE INTO THE REGION. THE FIRST SYSTEM MOVES THROUGH SATURDAY WITH
A WETTER SYSTEM ARRIVING FOR SUNDAY. LOOK FOR MODERATE WINDS OVER
THE SNAKE RIVER PLAIN AND MOUNTAINS WITH GUSTS NEAR 30 MPH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON...THEN GUSTS NEAR 40 MPH SUNDAY AFTERNOON. VERY
LIGHT SNOW AMOUNTS ARE EXPECTED THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT THEN
INCREASING INTO SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY. THE EASTERN MAGIC VALLEY
WILL LIKELY SEE RAIN DURING THIS EVENT. THE LOWER SNAKE RIVER
PLAIN WILL START OUT WITH SNOW EARLY SUNDAY AND TURN TO RAIN IN
THE AFTERNOON. MOUNTAIN AREAS WILL SEE 1 TO 3 INCHES OF SNOW.
WESTERN SLOPES FOR THE SAWTOOTH MOUNTAINS AND EASTERN SLOPES FOR
THE EASTERN HIGHLANDS NEAR THE WYOMING BORDER WILL SEE 3 TO 5
INCHES OF SNOW. EXPECT BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW OVER MOUNTAIN
PASSES PARTICULARLY GALENA SUMMIT...PINE CREEK PASS AND JACKSON
PASS.

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000
WWUS85 KPIH 120553
SPSPIH

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
1053 PM MST THU FEB 11 2016

IDZ019-020-023-120745-
CARIBOU HIGHLANDS ID-UPPER SNAKE RIVER PLAIN ID-
UPPER SNAKE HIGHLANDS ID-
1053 PM MST THU FEB 11 2016

...AREAS OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN IN THE UPPER SNAKE HIGHLANDS UNTIL
1245 AM MST...

AT 1050 PM MST...A MIX OF RAIN...SNOW...AND LIGHT FREEZING RAIN WAS
NOTED ACROSS THE UPPER SNAKE RIVER HIGHLANDS...POSSIBLY PRODUCING
SLICK ROAD CONDITIONS. USE CAUTION IF TRAVELING ON AREA
HIGHWAYS AND SLOW DOWN.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
DRIGGS...ASHTON...DUBOIS...SWAN VALLEY...FELT...IDMON...MARYSVILLE...
PALISADES RESERVOIR...VICTOR...TETON...PARKER...TETONIA...IRWIN...
SPENCER...DRUMMOND...KILGORE...PONDS LODGE...LAST CHANCE...ISLAND
PARK RESERVOIR AND ST ANTHONY.

LAT...LON 4305 11198 4364 11156 4393 11175 4421 11241
      4448 11231 4449 11109 4413 11109 4412 11105
      4306 11104
TIME...MOT...LOC 0550Z 180DEG 0KT 4405 11137

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HUSTON





000
WWUS85 KPIH 120553
SPSPIH

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
1053 PM MST THU FEB 11 2016

IDZ019-020-023-120745-
CARIBOU HIGHLANDS ID-UPPER SNAKE RIVER PLAIN ID-
UPPER SNAKE HIGHLANDS ID-
1053 PM MST THU FEB 11 2016

...AREAS OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN IN THE UPPER SNAKE HIGHLANDS UNTIL
1245 AM MST...

AT 1050 PM MST...A MIX OF RAIN...SNOW...AND LIGHT FREEZING RAIN WAS
NOTED ACROSS THE UPPER SNAKE RIVER HIGHLANDS...POSSIBLY PRODUCING
SLICK ROAD CONDITIONS. USE CAUTION IF TRAVELING ON AREA
HIGHWAYS AND SLOW DOWN.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
DRIGGS...ASHTON...DUBOIS...SWAN VALLEY...FELT...IDMON...MARYSVILLE...
PALISADES RESERVOIR...VICTOR...TETON...PARKER...TETONIA...IRWIN...
SPENCER...DRUMMOND...KILGORE...PONDS LODGE...LAST CHANCE...ISLAND
PARK RESERVOIR AND ST ANTHONY.

LAT...LON 4305 11198 4364 11156 4393 11175 4421 11241
      4448 11231 4449 11109 4413 11109 4412 11105
      4306 11104
TIME...MOT...LOC 0550Z 180DEG 0KT 4405 11137

$$

HUSTON





000
WWUS85 KPIH 120553
SPSPIH

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
1053 PM MST THU FEB 11 2016

IDZ019-020-023-120745-
CARIBOU HIGHLANDS ID-UPPER SNAKE RIVER PLAIN ID-
UPPER SNAKE HIGHLANDS ID-
1053 PM MST THU FEB 11 2016

...AREAS OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN IN THE UPPER SNAKE HIGHLANDS UNTIL
1245 AM MST...

AT 1050 PM MST...A MIX OF RAIN...SNOW...AND LIGHT FREEZING RAIN WAS
NOTED ACROSS THE UPPER SNAKE RIVER HIGHLANDS...POSSIBLY PRODUCING
SLICK ROAD CONDITIONS. USE CAUTION IF TRAVELING ON AREA
HIGHWAYS AND SLOW DOWN.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
DRIGGS...ASHTON...DUBOIS...SWAN VALLEY...FELT...IDMON...MARYSVILLE...
PALISADES RESERVOIR...VICTOR...TETON...PARKER...TETONIA...IRWIN...
SPENCER...DRUMMOND...KILGORE...PONDS LODGE...LAST CHANCE...ISLAND
PARK RESERVOIR AND ST ANTHONY.

LAT...LON 4305 11198 4364 11156 4393 11175 4421 11241
      4448 11231 4449 11109 4413 11109 4412 11105
      4306 11104
TIME...MOT...LOC 0550Z 180DEG 0KT 4405 11137

$$

HUSTON




000
WWUS85 KPIH 112128
SPSPIH

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
228 PM MST THU FEB 11 2016

IDZ017>025-031-032-121200-
EASTERN MAGIC VALLEY-SAWTOOTH MOUNTAINS-UPPER SNAKE HIGHLANDS-
UPPER SNAKE RIVER PLAIN-LOWER SNAKE RIVER PLAIN-
SOUTH CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-CARIBOU HIGHLANDS-
CACHE VALLEY/IDAHO PORTION-WASATCH MOUNTAINS/IDAHO PORTION-
BIG AND LITTLE WOOD RIVER REGION-LOST RIVER/PAHSIMEROI-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BURLEY...RUPERT...HEYBURN...STANLEY...
CLAYTON...ST. ANTHONY...ASHTON...DRIGGS...VICTOR...IDAHO FALLS...
REXBURG...POCATELLO...MALAD CITY...OAKLEY...PRESTON...
MONTPELIER...HAILEY...KETCHUM...BELLEVUE...ARCO...CHALLIS...
MACKAY
228 PM MST THU FEB 11 2016

...WEATHER PATTERN CHANGE THIS SATURDAY INTO SUNDAY IMPACTING
HOLIDAY TRAVEL...

A STRONGER SYSTEM MOVES THROUGH THE AREA ON SATURDAY INTO
SUNDAY BREAKING DOWN THE HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE AND MOVES IT EAST OF
OUR AREA. LOOK FOR MODERATE WINDS OVER THE SNAKE RIVER PLAIN AND
MOUNTAINS WITH GUSTS NEAR 30 MPH ON SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND GUSTS
NEAR 40 MPH ON SUNDAY AFTERNOON. EXPECT A TRACE TO 1 INCH OF SNOW
FOR THE SNAKE RIVER PLAIN SUNDAY MORNING. THE EASTERN MAGIC
VALLEY WILL LIKELY SEE RAIN DURING THIS EVENT. THE LOWER SNAKE
RIVER PLAIN WILL START OUT WITH SNOW EARLY SUNDAY AND TURN TO RAIN
IN THE AFTERNOON. MOUNTAIN AREAS WILL SEE 1 TO 3 INCHES OF SNOW.
WESTERN SLOPES FOR THE SAWTOOTH MOUNTAINS AND EASTERN SLOPES FOR
THE EASTERN HIGHLANDS NEAR THE WYOMING BORDER WILL SEE 3 TO 5
INCHES OF SNOW. EXPECT BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW OVER MOUNTAIN
PASSES PARTICULARLY GALENA SUMMIT...PINE CREEK PASS AND JACKSON
PASS.

$$





000
WWUS85 KPIH 112128
SPSPIH

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
228 PM MST THU FEB 11 2016

IDZ017>025-031-032-121200-
EASTERN MAGIC VALLEY-SAWTOOTH MOUNTAINS-UPPER SNAKE HIGHLANDS-
UPPER SNAKE RIVER PLAIN-LOWER SNAKE RIVER PLAIN-
SOUTH CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-CARIBOU HIGHLANDS-
CACHE VALLEY/IDAHO PORTION-WASATCH MOUNTAINS/IDAHO PORTION-
BIG AND LITTLE WOOD RIVER REGION-LOST RIVER/PAHSIMEROI-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BURLEY...RUPERT...HEYBURN...STANLEY...
CLAYTON...ST. ANTHONY...ASHTON...DRIGGS...VICTOR...IDAHO FALLS...
REXBURG...POCATELLO...MALAD CITY...OAKLEY...PRESTON...
MONTPELIER...HAILEY...KETCHUM...BELLEVUE...ARCO...CHALLIS...
MACKAY
228 PM MST THU FEB 11 2016

...WEATHER PATTERN CHANGE THIS SATURDAY INTO SUNDAY IMPACTING
HOLIDAY TRAVEL...

A STRONGER SYSTEM MOVES THROUGH THE AREA ON SATURDAY INTO
SUNDAY BREAKING DOWN THE HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE AND MOVES IT EAST OF
OUR AREA. LOOK FOR MODERATE WINDS OVER THE SNAKE RIVER PLAIN AND
MOUNTAINS WITH GUSTS NEAR 30 MPH ON SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND GUSTS
NEAR 40 MPH ON SUNDAY AFTERNOON. EXPECT A TRACE TO 1 INCH OF SNOW
FOR THE SNAKE RIVER PLAIN SUNDAY MORNING. THE EASTERN MAGIC
VALLEY WILL LIKELY SEE RAIN DURING THIS EVENT. THE LOWER SNAKE
RIVER PLAIN WILL START OUT WITH SNOW EARLY SUNDAY AND TURN TO RAIN
IN THE AFTERNOON. MOUNTAIN AREAS WILL SEE 1 TO 3 INCHES OF SNOW.
WESTERN SLOPES FOR THE SAWTOOTH MOUNTAINS AND EASTERN SLOPES FOR
THE EASTERN HIGHLANDS NEAR THE WYOMING BORDER WILL SEE 3 TO 5
INCHES OF SNOW. EXPECT BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW OVER MOUNTAIN
PASSES PARTICULARLY GALENA SUMMIT...PINE CREEK PASS AND JACKSON
PASS.

$$





000
WWUS85 KPIH 112128
SPSPIH

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
228 PM MST THU FEB 11 2016

IDZ017>025-031-032-121200-
EASTERN MAGIC VALLEY-SAWTOOTH MOUNTAINS-UPPER SNAKE HIGHLANDS-
UPPER SNAKE RIVER PLAIN-LOWER SNAKE RIVER PLAIN-
SOUTH CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-CARIBOU HIGHLANDS-
CACHE VALLEY/IDAHO PORTION-WASATCH MOUNTAINS/IDAHO PORTION-
BIG AND LITTLE WOOD RIVER REGION-LOST RIVER/PAHSIMEROI-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BURLEY...RUPERT...HEYBURN...STANLEY...
CLAYTON...ST. ANTHONY...ASHTON...DRIGGS...VICTOR...IDAHO FALLS...
REXBURG...POCATELLO...MALAD CITY...OAKLEY...PRESTON...
MONTPELIER...HAILEY...KETCHUM...BELLEVUE...ARCO...CHALLIS...
MACKAY
228 PM MST THU FEB 11 2016

...WEATHER PATTERN CHANGE THIS SATURDAY INTO SUNDAY IMPACTING
HOLIDAY TRAVEL...

A STRONGER SYSTEM MOVES THROUGH THE AREA ON SATURDAY INTO
SUNDAY BREAKING DOWN THE HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE AND MOVES IT EAST OF
OUR AREA. LOOK FOR MODERATE WINDS OVER THE SNAKE RIVER PLAIN AND
MOUNTAINS WITH GUSTS NEAR 30 MPH ON SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND GUSTS
NEAR 40 MPH ON SUNDAY AFTERNOON. EXPECT A TRACE TO 1 INCH OF SNOW
FOR THE SNAKE RIVER PLAIN SUNDAY MORNING. THE EASTERN MAGIC
VALLEY WILL LIKELY SEE RAIN DURING THIS EVENT. THE LOWER SNAKE
RIVER PLAIN WILL START OUT WITH SNOW EARLY SUNDAY AND TURN TO RAIN
IN THE AFTERNOON. MOUNTAIN AREAS WILL SEE 1 TO 3 INCHES OF SNOW.
WESTERN SLOPES FOR THE SAWTOOTH MOUNTAINS AND EASTERN SLOPES FOR
THE EASTERN HIGHLANDS NEAR THE WYOMING BORDER WILL SEE 3 TO 5
INCHES OF SNOW. EXPECT BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW OVER MOUNTAIN
PASSES PARTICULARLY GALENA SUMMIT...PINE CREEK PASS AND JACKSON
PASS.

$$




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