141  
WWUS85 KPIH 231047  
SPSPIH  
 
SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID  
347 AM MST FRI FEB 23 2018  
 
IDZ018-031-232200-  
SAWTOOTH MOUNTAINS-BIG AND LITTLE WOOD RIVER REGION-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF STANLEY, CLAYTON, HAILEY, KETCHUM,  
AND BELLEVUE  
347 AM MST FRI FEB 23 2018  
   
..ACCUMULATING SNOW EXPECTED ON AREA ROADWAYS SATURDAY
 
 
A WINTER STORM WILL PASS THROUGH SOUTHEAST IDAHO DURING THE DAY  
SATURDAY, BRINGING DIFFICULT TRAVELING CONDITIONS. ACCUMULATING  
SNOW IS EXPECTED ON AREA ROADWAYS. THOSE TRAVELING ACROSS BANNER  
AND GALENA SUMMIT SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR ACCUMULATING SNOW AND  
ICY/SNOWY CONDITIONS. ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED TO RANGE FROM 4  
TO 8 INCHES. BLOWING SNOW IS ALSO POSSIBLE DURING THIS EVENT.  
VISIBILITIES ARE ESPECIALLY REDUCED IN BLOWING SNOW AND DRIFTING  
SNOW; DRIVERS SHOULD BE PREPARED TO SLOW DOWN AND LEAVE EXTRA  
TIME FOR THEIR COMMUTE SATURDAY. YOU CAN CALL 5-1-1 FOR THE  
LATEST TRAFFIC AND ROAD INCIDENTS - IT MIGHT CHANGE YOUR PLANS!  
 

 
 
IDZ017-020-021-232200-  
EASTERN MAGIC VALLEY-UPPER SNAKE RIVER PLAIN-  
LOWER SNAKE RIVER PLAIN-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF BURLEY, RUPERT, HEYBURN, IDAHO FALLS,  
REXBURG, AND POCATELLO  
347 AM MST FRI FEB 23 2018  
   
..ACCUMULATING SNOW EXPECTED ON AREA ROADWAYS SATURDAY
 
 
A WINTER STORM WILL PASS THROUGH SOUTHEAST IDAHO DURING THE DAY  
SATURDAY, BRINGING DIFFICULT TRAVELING CONDITIONS. ACCUMULATING  
SNOW IS EXPECTED ON AREA INTERSTATES AND ROADWAYS. THOUGH SNOW  
ACCUMULATIONS ARE RELATIVELY LIGHT BETWEEN 1 AND 3 INCHES AT THIS  
TIME, IT DOES NOT TAKE SIGNIFICANT ACCUMULATION TO CREATE HAZARDS  
ON THE ROADS IN THESE CONDITIONS. BLOWING SNOW IS ALSO  
EXPECTED DURING THIS EVENT. VISIBILITIES ARE ESPECIALLY REDUCED  
IN BLOWING SNOW AND DRIFTING SNOW; DRIVERS SHOULD BE PREPARED TO  
SLOW DOWN AND LEAVE EXTRA TIME FOR THEIR COMMUTE SATURDAY. YOU  
CAN CALL 5-1-1 FOR THE LATEST TRAFFIC AND ROAD INCIDENTS - IT  
MIGHT CHANGE YOUR PLANS!  
 

 
 
IDZ019-022>025-232200-  
UPPER SNAKE HIGHLANDS-SOUTH CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-CARIBOU HIGHLANDS-  
CACHE VALLEY/IDAHO PORTION-WASATCH MOUNTAINS/IDAHO PORTION-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF ST. ANTHONY, ASHTON, ISLAND PARK, DRIGGS,  
VICTOR, MALAD CITY, OAKLEY, ROCKLAND, HENRY, SODA SPRINGS,  
DOWNEY, LAVA HOT SPRINGS, PRESTON, AND MONTPELIER  
347 AM MST FRI FEB 23 2018  
   
..ACCUMULATING SNOW EXPECTED ON AREA ROADWAYS SATURDAY
 
 
A WINTER STORM WILL PASS THROUGH SOUTHEAST IDAHO DURING THE DAY  
SATURDAY, BRINGING HAZARDOUS TRAVELING CONDITIONS. ACCUMULATING  
SNOW IS EXPECTED ON AREA ROADWAYS. THOSE TRAVELING ACROSS PINE  
CREEK PASS, EMIGRATION PASS, GEORGETOWN SUMMIT, FISH CREEK SUMMIT  
AND SWEETZER SUMMITS IN PARTICULAR SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR  
ACCUMULATING SNOW AND ICY/SNOWY CONDITIONS. ACCUMULATIONS ARE  
EXPECTED TO RANGE FROM 4 TO 8 INCHES. BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW IS  
ALSO EXPECTED DURING THIS EVENT; THEREFORE DRIVERS SHOULD BE  
PREPARED FOR REDUCED VISIBILITIES AS WELL. YOU CAN CALL 5-1-1 FOR  
THE LATEST TRAFFIC AND ROAD INCIDENTS - IT MIGHT CHANGE YOUR  
PLANS!  
 

 
 
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