Winter Storm Warning Issued For ID, MT, NV | 2+ FEET of Snow Is Possible In Nevada Through Thursday

Chris Wallner | | WeatherWeather
PINK= Winter Storm Warning. PURPLE= Winter Weather Advisory. Image: NOAA

A strong spring storm is expected to hit the west this week. Cold temperatures are expected to arrive along with it, which will turn rain into snow.

1-2+ FEET of snow is expected to fall in Nevada through Thursday.

NOAA Has Issued A Winter Storm Warning For:

  • Idaho
  • Montana
  • Nevada

NOAA Has Issued A Winter Weather Advisory For:

  • Idaho
  • Montana
  • Nevada
7 day snowfall totals. Image: Tropical Tidbits
7 day precipitation totals. Image: NOAA

Snow levels are expected to drop to or below 35oo feet in most areas, while the heaviest snow accumulations will occur over 6000ft.

Additional Storm Information:

Strong winds in Idaho. Image: NOAA Pocatello, ID
Here comes the snow. Image: NOAA Pocatello, ID

Idaho: 8-12″ of Snow Through Wednesday Above 5000ft

* Snow accumulations: 4000 to 5000 feet: 4 to 8 inches. Above
  5000 feet (including Lolo & Lost Trail Pass): 8 to 12 inches
  with the highest peaks in the Bitterroot Mountains receiving
  up to 2 feet.
- NOAA Pocatello, ID
Winter isn’t over yet. Image: NOAA Missoula, MT
Plenty of snow is on the way. Image: NOAA Billings, MT

Montana: 12-18+” of Snow Wednesday-Thursday Above 7000ft

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...12 to 18 inches of snow with higher
  amounts possible. Snowfall will be heaviest above 7000 ft on
  northeast facing slopes.
- NOAA Billings, MT
A wild weather week. Image: NOAA Elko, NV
Serious snow accumulations in Nevada. Image: NOAA Elko, NV

Nevada: 1-2+ FEET of Snow Through Wednesday Morning

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...1 to 2 feet of snow with higher amounts
  possible on the highest peaks.
- NOAA Elko, NV
6-10 day temperature outlook. Image: NOAA
6-10 day precipitation outlook. Image: NOAA

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