KOOTENAI County, Idaho
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Winter Storm Watch
IDZ001-231600-
/O.CON.KOTX.WS.A.0014.141224T0300Z-141225T0000Z/
NORTHERN PANHANDLE-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...EASTPORT...
SCHWEITZER MOUNTAIN ROAD
830 PM PST MON DEC 22 2014

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY EVENING
THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON ABOVE 3000 FEET...

* LOCATIONS...EASTPORT...SCHWEITZER MOUNTAIN ROAD.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...6 TO 12 INCHES IN THE MOUNTAINS. 1 TO 4
INCHES POSSIBLE IN THE VALLEYS MAINLY FROM SANDPOINT NORTHWARD.

* TIMING...MOST LOCATIONS WILL START OFF AS SNOW TUESDAY
EVENING. THE TRANSITION TO VALLEY RAIN WILL OCCUR TUESDAY
NIGHT AND EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING...SWITCHING BACK TO SNOW BY
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON. SNOW WILL END BY WEDNESDAY EVENING.

* IMPACTS...MODERATE TO HEAVY MOUNTAIN SNOW WILL CREATE
HAZARDOUS TRAVEL IN THE MOUNTAINS. SLICK TRAVEL WILL BE
POSSIBLE ALONG THE US 95 CORRIDOR THROUGH THE VALLEY WITH
IMPROVEMENT AS PRECIPITATION CHANGES TO RAIN. ROADS WILL
LIKELY BECOME ICY WEDNESDAY NIGHT INTO THURSDAY MORNING AS
FREEZING TEMPERATURES RETURN.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE UPPER 20S TO LOWER 30S.

* HAZARD ELEVATION...ABOVE 3000 FEET.

* WEB PAGE: FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA VISIT
HTTP://WWW.WRH.NOAA.GOV/WRH/WHV/?WFO=OTX.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL. CONTINUE TO MONITOR
THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

$$

Winter Storm Watch
IDZ004-231600-
/O.CON.KOTX.WS.A.0014.141224T0600Z-141225T1800Z/
CENTRAL PANHANDLE MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...MULLAN...LOOKOUT PASS
830 PM PST MON DEC 22 2014

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY EVENING
THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING ABOVE 4000 FEET...

* LOCATIONS...MULLAN...LOOKOUT PASS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...6 TO 12 INCHES IN THE MOUNTAINS. 1 TO 4
INCHES POSSIBLE IN THE VALLEYS DURING THE WEDNESDAY EVENING
AND NIGHT TIME-FRAME.

* TIMING...LIGHT SNOW WILL DEVELOP TUESDAY EVENING AND INCREASE
IN INTENSITY TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY. SNOW SHOWERS WILL
CONTINUE WEDNESDAY NIGHT INTO THURSDAY MORNING. SNOW MAY MIX
WITH RAIN AT TIMES FOR A FEW HOURS TUESDAY NIGHT UP TO 5000
FEET. SNOW LEVELS WILL FALL TO 2000 FEET WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON
WITH VALLEYS CHANGING FROM RAIN TO SNOW AND POTENTIAL FOR
LIGHT ACCUMULATIONS.

* IMPACTS...MODERATE TO HEAVY MOUNTAIN SNOW WILL LEAD TO THE
POTENTIAL FOR HAZARDOUS TRAVEL IN THE MOUNTAINS AND OVER
LOOKOUT PASS. SLICK TRAVEL WILL BE POSSIBLE IN THE VALLEYS
WEDNESDAY NIGHT INTO THURSDAY MORNING AS FREEZING TEMPERATURES
RETURN.

* TEMPERATURES...UPPER 20S TO LOWER 30S.

* HAZARD ELEVATION...ABOVE 4000 FEET.

* SNOW LEVEL...4000-5000 FEET LOWERING TO VALLEY FLOORS
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.

* WEB PAGE: FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA VISIT
HTTP://WWW.WRH.NOAA.GOV/WRH/WHV/?WFO=OTX.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL. CONTINUE TO MONITOR
THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

$$
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