Lower Snake River Plain
Issued at: 11:25 am MST on February 14, 2016, expires at: 7:00 PM MST on February 15, 2016
- ...Wind Advisory in effect from 9 am to 7 PM MST Monday... The National Weather Service in Pocatello has issued a Wind Advisory...which is in effect from 9 am to 7 PM MST Monday.
- Timing...winds increasing Monday morning and continuing through early Monday evening.
- Winds...southwest winds at 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 45 mph.
- Impacts...difficult driving conditions...especially for high profile vehicles. Strong Crosswinds can be expected on highways crossing the Snake River Plain such as US 20 and 26...and I-15 north of Idaho Falls. 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.