The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for Sun Valley Ski Resort in Idaho. The storm is expected to last from Saturday Morning – Sunday Morning.
10-17″ of snow is expected to fall above 7500ft.
Cold enough temperatures will be present to allow for snow even in the lower valleys of the Sun Valley area.
Sun Valley: 10-17″ of Snow Over 7500ft
* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...Storm total accumulation of 10 to 17 inches is expected above 7500 feet with 4 to 9 inches possible in the lower valleys. - NOAA Pocatello, ID
Sun Valley Winter Storm Warning:
URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Pocatello ID 115 PM MST Fri Mar 3 2017 Sawtooth Mountains-Big and Little Wood River Region- Including the cities of Stanley, Clayton, Hailey, Ketchum, and Bellevue ...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM SATURDAY TO 5 AM MST SUNDAY... The National Weather Service in Pocatello has issued a Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow, which is in effect from 2 AM Saturday to 5 AM MST Sunday. The Winter Storm Watch is no longer in effect. * IMPACTS...Moderate to heavy snow will likely cause hazardous travel over mountain passes, including Galena Summit and Banner Summit. * TIMING...Snow, heavy at times will begin about 2 AM MST Saturday morning and continue through 5 AM MST Sunday. * SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...Storm total accumulation of 10 to 17 inches is expected above 7500 feet with 4 to 9 inches possible in the lower valleys.