« View county listSpecial Weather Statement
Sawtooth Mountains-Big and Little Wood River Region-
Including the cities of Stanley, Clayton, Hailey, Ketchum,
230 AM MDT Sat Oct 21 2017
...Another round of accumulating snow to create hazardous winter
conditions for travelers from this evening through Sunday...
New accumulation of snow is expected for those with any outdoor
activities planned across the Salmon-Challis NF or Sawtooth NF in
the Central Mountains, as well as those expected to travel on
highway 75, highway 21, Galena Summit and Banner Summit today.
Snow levels will initially start around 5000 ft and rise to 6500
ft this evening with further increases overnight. As a result, the
bulk of the snowfall is expected this afternoon and evening with
snow continuing mainly above 8000 ft overnight and into Sunday
morning. Snow accumulations of 2 to 5 inches are forecast below
6500 ft today with upwards of 10 inches forecast above 8000 ft
through Sunday. Those in Ketchum southward are not expected to
see accumulating snow. Be prepared for reduced visibility if
traveling and slow down.