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Oneida ID-Franklin ID-
1157 AM MST WED FEB 22 2017
The National Weather Service in Pocatello has issued a
* Flood Warning for...
Rain and Snowmelt in...
Oneida County in southeastern Idaho...
Franklin County in southeastern Idaho...
* Until 1145 AM MST Friday
* Local Emergency management and National Weather Service employees
reported continued low land flooding over roadways and impacting
houses. Though cooler temperatures are expected to move into the
area today into tonight, continued snow melt is likely especially
with several inches of snow in the forecast. Snow will start this
evening and continue through early Friday. Temperatures will
gradually start to rise Saturday and daytime temperatures will
approach the 40s by Monday.
* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Preston, Malad, Franklin, Juniper, Oneida Narrows Reservoir,
Pleasantview, Cherry Creek Rest Area, Holbrook Summit, Thatcher,
Dayton, Weston, Clifton, Oxford, Mapleton, Stone, Mink Creek,
Samaria, Whitney, Riverdale and Holbrook.
Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.
Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying
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 4232 11300 4232 11264 4234 11233 4232 11233
4232 11228 4235 11226 4235 11219 4220 11211
4219 11206 4228 11205 4228 11200 4225 11198
4226 11190 4242 11189 4242 11175 4243 11173
4241 11171 4242 11163 4200 11162 4200 11300
$$Winter Weather Advisory
Eastern Magic Valley-South Central Highlands-Caribou Highlands-
Cache Valley/Idaho Portion-Wasatch Mountains/Idaho Portion-
Including the cities of Burley, Rupert, Heyburn, Malad City,
Oakley, Rockland, Henry, Soda Springs, Downey, Lava Hot Springs,
Preston, and Montpelier
309 AM MST Wed Feb 22 2017
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
11 AM MST FRIDAY...
The National Weather Service in Pocatello has issued a Winter
Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow, which is in effect
from 5 PM this afternoon to 11 AM MST Friday.
* IMPACTS...Roads becoming snow covered and slick. Reduced
visibility from blowing and falling snow. Slick road conditions
for commutes on Thursday. Wet roadways may become icy after
temperatures fall below freezing after sunset Thursday, creating
hazardous driving conditions.
* TIMING...Snow beginning around sunset this evening, possibly
beginning as rain in valleys. Snow heavy at times this evening
and overnight, especially along and south of Interstate 86.
* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...2 to 6 inches in valleys and at least 12
inches above 6000 feet elevation.
* CONFIDENCE...Timing, medium to high. Amounts, medium. Location
of heaviest snow, low to medium.
* LOCATIONS...Burley, Oakley, Malta, Rockland, Lava Hot Springs,
Soda Springs, Preston, Montpelier. Interstate 84 from the
Interstate 86 split to the Utah border. Connor Summit, Sweetzer
Summit, Holbrook Summit, Emigration Pass, Malad Pass, Fish Creek
Summit, Georgetown Summit, Geneva Summit.
A winter weather advisory for snow means that periods of snow and
blowing snow will cause primarily travel difficulties. Be
prepared for snow covered roads and limited visibilities, and
reduce driving speeds.