The National Weather Service in Boise has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for the Magic Valley until 11am today (Feb. 20th).

From the National Weather Service:

Winter Weather Advisory for The Magic Valley

The Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow in southern Twin Falls County has been expanded to include the Western Magic Valley where several inches of snow have already fallen. Radar at 8 am showed the snow beginning to decrease but gusty winds and blowing snow will continue to cause a travel hazard through the morning.

Winter Weather Advisory in effect until 11 am this morning.

The National Weather Service in Boise has issued a winter weather advisory for snow and blowing snow in the western Magic Valley, which is in effect until 11 am this morning.

  • Snow amounts: Storm total up to 4 inches. Snow will slowly decrease from the northwest this morning. Blowing snow will continue into early afternoon.
  • Winds: West 15 to 25 mph this morning, increasing to 20 to 30 mph this afternoon.
  • Impacts: travel hazard on area roads. Low visibility in snow and blowing snow.

Precautionary/preparedness actions

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow means that visibilities will be limited due to a combination of falling and blowing snow. Use caution when traveling especially in open areas.