Eastern Washington and North Idaho Watches and Warnings

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WWUS46 KOTX 171749
WSWOTX

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Spokane WA
949 AM PST Fri Nov 17 2017


IDZ004-171900-
/O.EXP.KOTX.WW.Y.0030.000000T0000Z-171117T1800Z/
Central Panhandle Mountains-
Including the following locations Osburn, Wallace, Mullan,
Dobson Pass, and Lookout Pass
949 AM PST Fri Nov 17 2017

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

Occasional light snow showers will continue to impact the region but further accumulations will be minimal and spotty.

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WWUS46 KOTX 171258
WSWOTX

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Spokane WA
458 AM PST Fri Nov 17 2017

...WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS THIS MORNING AT LOOKOUT PASS...

Additional snow accumulations this morning will produce snow or slush covered roads above 4000 feet in the Central Idaho Panhandle Mountains.

IDZ004-171800- /O.CON.KOTX.WW.Y.0030.000000T0000Z-171117T1800Z/ Central Panhandle Mountains- Including the following locations Osburn, Wallace, Mullan, Dobson Pass, and Lookout Pass 458 AM PST Fri Nov 17 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST THIS MORNING...MAINLY ABOVE 4000 FEET...

* WHAT...Between 5 AM and 10 AM...an additional 1 to 3 inches of snow accumulation.

* WHERE...Elevations above 4000 feet including Lookout Pass on Interstate 90.

* WHEN...Through 10 AM Friday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Short lived snow showers will have the potential to produce brief accumulations in places like Wallace, Mullan, Deary, and Avery. However, temperatures in the low to mid 30s should melt accumulations below 4000 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

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WWUS46 KOTX 170539
WSWOTX

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Spokane WA
939 PM PST Thu Nov 16 2017

...WINTER TRAVEL CONDITIONS TONIGHT AND FRIDAY MORNING...

Snow showers will increase tonight into early Friday morning before decreasing Friday afternoon. Expect significant accumulations on area roads and highways especially over the mountain passes impacting travel through the area.

IDZ004-171800- /O.CON.KOTX.WW.Y.0030.171117T0600Z-171117T1800Z/ Central Panhandle Mountains- Including the following locations Kellogg, Pinehurst, Osburn, Wallace, Mullan, Fourth of July Pass, Dobson Pass, and Lookout Pass 939 PM PST Thu Nov 16 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Snow expected. Plan on slippery road conditions. Total snow accumulations up to 2 inches valleys, with 3 to 7 inches in the mountains.

* WHERE...Kellogg, Pinehurst, Osburn, Wallace, Mullan, Fourth of July Pass, Dobson Pass, and Lookout Pass.

* WHEN...Through 10 AM Friday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Be prepared for reduced visibilities at times.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

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WWUS46 KOTX 162213
WSWOTX

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Spokane WA
213 PM PST Thu Nov 16 2017

...WINTER TRAVEL CONDITIONS TONIGHT AND FRIDAY MORNING...

Persistent and locally intense snow showers will develop this evening over the Idaho Panhandle and taper off Friday afternoon. Expect significant accumulations on area roads and highways impacting travel through the area.

IDZ004-170815- /O.NEW.KOTX.WW.Y.0030.171117T0600Z-171117T1800Z/ Central Panhandle Mountains- Including the following locations Kellogg, Pinehurst, Osburn, Wallace, Mullan, Fourth of July Pass, Dobson Pass, and Lookout Pass 213 PM PST Thu Nov 16 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 10 AM PST FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Snow expected. Plan on slippery road conditions. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 4 inches, with local mountain accumulations up to 7 inches, are expected.

* WHERE...Kellogg, Pinehurst, Osburn, Wallace, Mullan, Fourth of July Pass, Dobson Pass, and Lookout Pass.

* WHEN...10 PM today to 10 AM Friday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Be prepared for reduced visibilities at times.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

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WWUS46 KOTX 160548
WSWOTX

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Spokane WA
948 PM PST Wed Nov 15 2017

WAZ038-160700-
/O.EXP.KOTX.WW.Y.0029.000000T0000Z-171116T0600Z/
Okanogan Highlands-
Including the following locations Wauconda, Chesaw Road,
Highway 20 Wauconda Summit, Boulder Creek Road, and Sherman Pass
948 PM PST Wed Nov 15 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT 10 PM PST THIS EVENING ABOVE 3000 FEET...

Steady snow has shifted east of the Okanogan Highlands with little to no additionl accumulation expected the rest of tonight.

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