Eastern Washington and North Idaho Watches and Warnings

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WWUS46 KOTX 022141
WSWOTX

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
141 PM PST FRI DEC 2 2016


IDZ001-004-030700-
/O.NEW.KOTX.WW.Y.0031.161203T0000Z-161203T1800Z/
NORTHERN PANHANDLE-CENTRAL PANHANDLE MOUNTAINS-
141 PM PST FRI DEC 2 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST SATURDAY ABOVE 2500 FEET...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPOKANE HAS ISSUED A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY ABOVE 2500 FEET FOR SNOW... WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST SATURDAY.

* LOCATIONS...EASTPORT, SCHWEITZER MOUNTAIN ROAD, OSBURN, WALLACE, MULLAN, FOURTH OF JULY PASS, DOBSON PASS, AND LOOKOUT PASS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...LESS THAN 1 INCH BELOW 2500 FEET...2 TO 4 INCHES BETWEEN 2500 AND 4000 FEET...WITH 3 TO 5 INCHES ABOVE 4000 FEET.

* TIMING...LATE THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED ROADS ARE EXPECTED RESULTING IN POTENTIALLY HAZARDOUS WINTER TRAVEL CONDITIONS. THIS INCLUDES A LARGE PORTION OF I90 BETWEEN CATALDO AND LOOKOUT PASS.

* HAZARD ELEVATION...ABOVE 2500 FEET.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

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WWUS46 KOTX 012338
WSWOTX

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
338 PM PST THU DEC 1 2016


IDZ004-020045-
/O.EXP.KOTX.WW.Y.0030.000000T0000Z-161202T0000Z/
CENTRAL PANHANDLE MOUNTAINS-
338 PM PST THU DEC 1 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT 4 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON...

LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS WILL TAPER OFF IN THE CENTRAL PANHANDLE MOUNTAINS THIS EVENING. THUS THE THEAT FOR SIGNIFICANT ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS HAS ENDED.

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WWUS46 KOTX 011800
WSWOTX

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
1000 AM PST THU DEC 1 2016

FREQUENT SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE TODAY OVER THE CENTRAL IDAHO
PANHANDLE. EMBEDDED HEAVIER BANDS OF SNOW WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
SNOW QUICKLY ACCUMULATING ON ROADS AND REDUCING VISIBILITY.

IDZ003-011900-
/O.EXP.KOTX.WW.Y.0030.000000T0000Z-161201T1800Z/
IDAHO PALOUSE-
1000 AM PST THU DEC 1 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT 10 AM PST THIS MORNING...

SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE THIS MORNING BUT THE THREAT OF FURTHER ACCUMULATION HAS ENDED...THEREFORE THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY WILL BE ALLOWED TO EXPIRE.

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IDZ004-020000- /O.CON.KOTX.WW.Y.0030.000000T0000Z-161202T0000Z/ CENTRAL PANHANDLE MOUNTAINS- 1000 AM PST THU DEC 1 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON...

* LOCATIONS...KELLOGG, PINEHURST, OSBURN, WALLACE, MULLAN, FOURTH OF JULY PASS, DOBSON PASS, AND LOOKOUT PASS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...UP TO AN ADDITIONAL 1 INCH.

* TIMING...FREQUENT SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY THIS AFTERNOON AND WILL BE LOCALLY HEAVY. SNOW WILL GRADUALLY TAPER OFF TO SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS LATE THIS AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED ROADS ARE EXPECTED RESULTING IN POTENTIALLY HAZARDOUS WINTER TRAVEL CONDITIONS. INITIALLY THE SNOW MAY NOT STICK TO THE BUSIER ROADS, BUT THE CHANCES WILL INCREASE THIS MORNING. THIS INCLUDES PORTIONS OF I90 BETWEEN LOOKOUT PASS AND FOURTH OF JULY PASSES. THE SNOW WILL ALSO IMPACT MUCH OF ST. JOES RIVER ROAD AND HIGHWAY 3 BETWEEN ST MARIES AND CLARKIA.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

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WWUS46 KOTX 011418
WSWOTX

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
618 AM PST THU DEC 1 2016

FREQUENT SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE TODAY OVER THE CENTRAL IDAHO
PANHANDLE. EMBEDDED HEAVIER BANDS OF SNOW WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
SNOW QUICKLY ACCUMULATING ON ROADS AND REDUCING VISIBILITY.

IDZ002-011530-
/O.CAN.KOTX.WW.Y.0030.000000T0000Z-161201T1500Z/
COEUR D'ALENE AREA-
618 AM PST THU DEC 1 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPOKANE HAS CANCELLED THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY.

SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE THIS MORNING BUT THE THREAT OF FURTHER ACCUMULATION HAS ENDED.

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IDZ003-011800- /O.EXT.KOTX.WW.Y.0030.000000T0000Z-161201T1800Z/ IDAHO PALOUSE- 618 AM PST THU DEC 1 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST THIS MORNING...

* LOCATIONS...PLUMMER AND POTLATCH.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...UP TO AN ADDITIONAL 2 INCHES.

* TIMING...FREQUENT SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE EARLY THIS MORNING AND TAPER OFF TO SCATTERED RAIN OR SHOW SHOWERS AFTER 10 AM.

* IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED ROADS ARE EXPECTED RESULTING IN POTENTIALLY HAZARDOUS WINTER TRAVEL CONDITIONS THIS MORNING ...MAINLY ABOVE 2500 FEET. THIS INCLUDES HIGHWAY 95 PRIMARILY NORTH OF POTLATCH.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

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IDZ004-011930- /O.CON.KOTX.WW.Y.0030.000000T0000Z-161202T0000Z/ CENTRAL PANHANDLE MOUNTAINS- 618 AM PST THU DEC 1 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON...

* LOCATIONS...KELLOGG, PINEHURST, OSBURN, WALLACE, MULLAN, FOURTH OF JULY PASS, DOBSON PASS, AND LOOKOUT PASS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO 3 INCHES.

* TIMING...FREQUENT SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY THIS AFTERNOON AND WILL BE LOCALLY HEAVY. SNOW WILL GRADUALLY TAPER OFF TO SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS LATE THIS AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED ROADS ARE EXPECTED RESULTING IN POTENTIALLY HAZARDOUS WINTER TRAVEL CONDITIONS. INITIALLY THE SNOW MAY NOT STICK TO THE BUSIER ROADS, BUT THE CHANCES WILL INCREASE THIS MORNING. THIS INCLUDES PORTIONS OF I90 BETWEEN LOOKOUT PASS AND FOURTH OF JULY PASSES. THE SNOW WILL ALSO IMPACT MUCH OF ST. JOES RIVER ROAD AND HIGHWAY 3 BETWEEN ST MARIES AND CLARKIA.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

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WWUS46 KOTX 010412
WSWOTX

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
812 PM PST WED NOV 30 2016

ANOTHER ROUND OF SNOW IS EXPECTED TONIGHT OVER THE CENTRAL IDAHO
PANHANDLE. EMBEDDED HEAVIER BANDS OF SNOW WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
SNOW QUICKLY ACCUMULATING ON ROADS AND REDUCING VISIBILITY. SNOW
SHOWERS WILL LIKELY LINGER OVER THE CENTRAL PANHANDLE MOUNTAINS
THROUGH THURSDAY.

IDZ004-011500-
/O.CON.KOTX.WW.Y.0030.000000T0000Z-161202T0000Z/
CENTRAL PANHANDLE MOUNTAINS-
812 PM PST WED NOV 30 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM PST THURSDAY...

* LOCATIONS...KELLOGG, PINEHURST, OSBURN, WALLACE, MULLAN, FOURTH OF JULY PASS, DOBSON PASS, AND LOOKOUT PASS.

* SNOW LEVEL...2500 FEET IN THE EVENING LOWERING INTO ALL VALLEY LOCATIONS OVERNIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...AN ADDITIONAL 2 TO 4 INCHES OF SNOW IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE MOUNTAINS AN ADDITIONAL 4 TO 8 INCHES.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE THIS EVENING AND BECOME HEAVY AT TIMES LATE IN THE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SNOW WILL TAPER OFF TO SHOWERS ON THURSDAY.

* IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED ROADS ARE EXPECTED RESULTING IN POTENTIALLY HAZARDOUS WINTER TRAVEL CONDITIONS. INITIALLY THE SNOW MAY NOT STICK TO THE BUSIER ROADS, BUT THE CHANCES WILL INCREASE STEADILY OVERNIGHT AND INTO THURSDAY. THIS INCLUDES PORTIONS OF I90 BETWEEN LOOKOUT PASS AND FOURTH OF JULY PASSES. THE SNOW WILL ALSO IMPACT MUCH OF ST. JOES RIVER ROAD AND HIGHWAY 3 BETWEEN ST MARIES AND CLARKIA.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

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IDZ002-003-011500- /O.CON.KOTX.WW.Y.0030.000000T0000Z-161201T1500Z/ COEUR D'ALENE AREA-IDAHO PALOUSE- 812 PM PST WED NOV 30 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM PST THURSDAY ABOVE 2500 FEET...

* LOCATIONS...PLUMMER, POTLATCH, AND WORLEY.

* SNOW LEVEL...3000 FEET IN THE EVENING LOWERING TO 2000 FEET OVERNIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...1 TO 3 INCHES ABOVE 2500 FEET...UP TO 1 INCH BELOW 2500 FEET.

* TIMING...A MIX OF RAIN AND SNOW WILL OCCUR THIS EVENING THEN TRANSITION TO ALL SNOW OVERNIGHT.

* IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED ROADS ARE EXPECTED RESULTING IN POTENTIALLY HAZARDOUS WINTER TRAVEL CONDITIONS OVERNIGHT INTO THURSDAY MORNING...MAINLY ABOVE 2500 FEET. INITIALLY THE SNOW MAY NOT STICK TO THE BUSIER ROADS, BUT THE CHANCES WILL INCREASE STEADILY OVERNIGHT. THIS INCLUDES HIGHWAY 95 PRIMARILY NORTH OF POTLATCH.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

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