Upper Treasure Valley Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Wind Advisory
Statement as of 09:15 AM MDT on April 17, 2014

...Wind Advisory remains in effect from 10 PM this evening to 7 am MDT Friday...

A Wind Advisory remains in effect from 10 PM this evening to 7 am MDT Friday for the eastern part of the upper Treasure valley and western Magic Valley.

* Winds...southeast or east winds 10 to 15 mph today will shift to southwest this evening 15 to 25 mph. Winds will become west or northwest late tonight and increase to 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 45 mph.

* Timing...frontal passage at 10 PM MDT at Mountain Home... midnight at Twin Falls.

* Impacts...travel difficulty for high profile vehicles. Local blowing dust and debris.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of at least 30 mph... or gusts of at least 45 mph are expected. Winds this strong can make driving difficult...especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.