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Baker Co., Lower Treasure Valley; Weather Alert
Winter Weather Advisory, *NOAA Issue Date: 12/9/2016 07:30:00 PM Winter Weather Advisory for freezing rain issued for northwest Ada county ... Including the entire Boise metro area ... Through 5 AM MST ... ... This joins several other zones in winter weather advisories tonight ... And up until 11 AM MST Saturday in some cases ... ... The Winter Weather Advisory for snow for the lower treasure Valley has been changed to a Winter Weather Advisory for freezing rain ... . Freezing rain has been incredibly persistent today into this evening across the lower treasure Valley ... And this area extends into the upper treasure Valley. Specifically ... It extends into northwest Ada county. Temperatures have been slow to moderate at the surface even as very warm air moves in just a thousand or two feet above the ground. Therefore we have issued a Winter Weather Advisory for freezing rain for northwest Ada county valid until 5 AM MST. There is a chance the freezing rain may last beyond 5 AM MST and into tomorrow morning. With approximately 0.20 inches of rain expected ... Watch out for slippery untreated roads ... Parking lots ... And sidewalks. Trees and Power lines will become heavy with ice. Branches and weakened trees could be felled. This joins the Winter Weather Advisory issued previously for the lower treasure Valley ... Baker county ... The upper weiser river basin ... The Camas prairie ... And the mountains of southwest Idaho. ... Winter Weather Advisory for snow and freezing rain for the lower treasure Valley and upper weiser river basin remains in effect until 5 AM MST /4 AM PST/ Saturday ... * Snow amounts In the upper weiser river basin expect additional snow overnight of 2-5 inches. In Baker county ... Expect additional snow amounts of 2-4 inches above 5000 feet. * Freezing rain amounts In the lower treasure Valley and lowest portions of the upper weiser river basin ... Expect freezing rain to total around 0.20 inches. * Impacts Freezing rain or snow accumulation on untreated roads will make driving difficult. Accumulations of ice on trees will likely bring branches and some diseased or otherwise weakened trees down. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow ... Sleet ... Or freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for slippery roads and limited visibilities ... And use caution while driving.

US95, Jordan Valley MP 19 - 0; Closure
Highway 95 is closed northbound. Use alternate routes.
Updated: 12/09/2016 6:27 pm

Road Conditions by Route

US95 MP 0 to 56.57

JORDAN VALLEY; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Rain
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 37 F
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Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 1 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/09/2016 7:10 pm

US95 MP 19 to 0

Closure; Crash/Hazard
Lanes Affected: (Northbound) 1 Lane (Southbound) 1 Lane
Comments: Highway 95 is closed northbound. Use alternate routes.
Last Updated: 12/09/2016 6:27 pm

US95 MP 66.18 to 121.36

BASQUE; Weather Warning
Weather Condition: Rain
Pavement Condition: Bare Pavement
Commercial Restrictions:
Chain Restrictions: Carry Chains or Traction Tires
Current Temp: 46 F
High Temp:
Low Temp:
Precipitation:
New Snow: 0 in.; Roadside Snow: 2 in.
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/09/2016 7:48 pm

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