Special Weather Statement
Areas affected:
Bear Lake, ID

IDZ019-023-025-280600-
Upper Snake Highlands-Caribou Highlands-
Wasatch Mountains/Idaho Portion-
Including the cities of St. Anthony, Ashton, Island Park, Driggs,
Victor, Henry, Soda Springs, Downey, Lava Hot Springs,
and Montpelier
1153 AM MDT Thu Apr 27 2017

…Snow, Slush, Ice to Present Difficult Driving Conditions
Through Friday Morning…

Correction: duration through Friday morning instead of Wednesday
morning.

Another 2 to 4 inches of snow will fall east of Interstate 15
today. Some will melt this afternoon, but will likely freeze again
tonight blanketed by another 2 to 4 inches of snow tonight and
tomorrow. The result will be ice and snow-covered roads along
portions of Highway 20 and 33 north and east of Rexburg, Highway
26 east of Ririe as well as portions of Highways 30 and 89,
particularly above 6000 ft. Be prepared for winter-like driving
conditions.

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Flood Advisory
Areas affected:
Bear Lake, ID

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Bear Lake ID-
1142 AM MDT THU APR 27 2017

The National Weather Service in Pocatello has extended the

* Flood Advisory for…
Snowmelt in…
Southeastern Bear Lake County in southeastern Idaho…

* Until 1145 AM MDT Monday

* Minor flooding continues across portions of the Bear lake area.
Flooding of fields and low lying areas continues in the Dingle and
Pegram area. The Bear River at Border has slowed some as of
Thursday morning, however there is a chance of showers each
afternoon through Sunday, and temperatures will slowly increase to
near 50 degrees early next week. Additional melting of snow will
contribute to local stream flows and standing water in fields.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include…
Dingle, Border Summit and Pegram.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

Turn around, don’t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

A Flood Advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.

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LAT…LON 4209 11123 4228 11135 4231 11124 4231 11105
4210 11105

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Wind Advisory
Areas affected:
Oneida, ID; Washington, UT

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South Central Highlands-
Including the cities of Malad City, Oakley, and Rockland
752 PM MDT Thu Apr 27 2017

…WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM MDT FRIDAY…

* IMPACTS/TIMING…In effect now through 3 am MDT Friday. Strong
gusty winds will make driving difficult for high profile
vehicles. Strong cross winds with gusts up to 50 mph are
expected on Interstate 84 between Sublett and the Interstate 86
Junction.

* WINDS…West winds 30 to 40 mph with gusts up to 50 mph.

* LOCATIONS…Interstate 84 from the Idaho and Utah state line to
the Interstate 84 and 86 Junction.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A wind advisory means that winds of 30 mph are expected. Gusts
over 45 mph are possible. Winds this strong can make driving
difficult, especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra
caution.

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Wind Advisory
Areas affected:
Oneida, ID; Washington, UT

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Utahs Dixie and Zion National Park-
Including the city of St George
944 PM MDT Thu Apr 27 2017

…WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MDT FRIDAY…

* AFFECTED AREA…North-south oriented valleys and canyon mouths
of Washington County in southwest Utah, particularly along the
I-15 corridor from near Black Ridge south to near Hurricane.
Winds are expected to not be as strong in the Saint George area.

* WINDS…North to northeast winds of 25 to 35 mph, with gusts
as high as 50 mph.

* TIMING…Winds will continue to increase through the evening,
likely peaking just after midnight. Winds should decrease by
sunrise, but remain gusty. Strong winds are possible again
Friday night.

* IMPACTS…Strong crosswinds on local east-west oriented roads
may make driving difficult at times.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Wind Advisory means that sustained wind speeds of at least
31 mph or gusts of 45 mph are expected. Motorists in the advisory
area should be prepared for sudden gusty cross winds which can
make driving difficult.

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Winter Storm Warning
Areas affected:
Sublette, WY

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Wind River Mountains East-
945 PM MDT Thu Apr 27 2017

…WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT
FRIDAY NIGHT…

* TIMING…Periods of snow through Friday evening. Expect
moderate to heavy snow at times.

* Snow Accumulation…8 to 15 inches.

* MAIN IMPACT…Slushy to snow packed roads will make travel
difficult, including over South Pass.

* OTHER IMPACTS…Heavy snow will reduce visibility below a
quarter mile at times.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A winter storm warning means significant amounts of snow, and or
blowing snow are expected or occurring. This could make travel
very hazardous or impossible. If you must travel keep some food,
water, and an extra flashlight in your vehicle in case of an
emergency. Check the latest road conditions at wyoroad.info or by
dialing 5 1 1.

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