Watches, Warnings, and Advisories

Current Watches, Warnings and Advisories for Benewah (IDC009) Idaho Issued by the National Weather Service

 

Winter Storm Warning Winter Storm Warning - Benewah (Idaho)


Updated:Tue, 23-Jan-2018 2:34pm PST
Effective:Tue, 23-Jan-2018 4:00pm PST
Expires:Wed, 24-Jan-2018 4:00pm PST
Severity:Moderate
Urgency:Expected
Certainty:Likely
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: Central Panhandle Mountains
 
Instructions: A winter storm warning for snow means severe winter weather conditions are expected. If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

Message summary: ...heavy snow in the northern mountains and moderate to heavy snow in some northern valleys...
.a wet and mild storm system will bring moderate to heavy snow across the northern mountains today and persist into early thursday morning. Snow levels will start off near valley floors and a persistent influx of warmer air will lead to rising snow levels by wednesday. Exact timing of the transition from snow to rain and subsequent valley accumulations carries lower confidence. Higher confidence exists for heavy accumulations in the mountains.
...winter storm warning remains in effect until 4 pm pst wednesday above 3500 feet...
* what...heavy snow expected. Plan on difficult travel conditions. Total snow accumulations of 6 to 12 inches are expected. 1 to 3 inches in the valleys is possible this evening.
* where...dobson pass and lookout pass.
* when...4 pm today to 4 pm wednesday.
* additional details...be prepared for significant reductions in visibility at times.
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