Areas Affected: Big Lost Highlands, Copper Basin; Frank Church Wilderness; Sawtooth, Stanley Basin; Sun Valley Region; Wood River Foothills
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM SATURDAY THROUGH
11 PM SUNDAY...
* WHAT...Snow is expected, possibly mixing with rain Saturday afternoon and Sunday afternoon in valley locations below 6,500 feet. Total snow accumulations of 4 to 9 inches, with localized higher amounts over 1 foot above mountain pass level.
* WHERE...The Central Idaho Mountains west of Challis and Mackay as well as the Wood River Valley, including but not limited to Banner Summit, Stanley, Clayton, Galena Summit, Ketchum, Sun Valley, Hailey, and Bellevue.
* WHEN...From 8 AM Saturday through 11 PM Sunday. The heaviest snow is expected late Saturday night into Sunday morning.
* IMPACTS...Travel may be hazardous at times due to snow-covered roads and reduced visibilities, especially at night when temperatures are colder. While winds are generally expected to remain below 15 MPH, isolated areas of blowing and drifting snow are possible.
Slow down and use caution while driving. The latest road conditions can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.