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Wind Advisory for Jan 30th

The National Weather Service in Pocatello has issued a Wind Advisory for the upper Snake River Plain, which is in effect from noon today to 8 PM this evening.

* IMPACTS/TIMING…Difficult driving conditions with gusty cross-

winds are expected, especially for high profile vehicles. The

strongest winds are expected between 2 PM and 6 PM MST.

* WINDS…Sustained West Southwest winds of 30 to 35 MPH with

gusts around 50 MPH.

* LOCATIONS…Mainly for the Arco Desert extending over INL.


A wind advisory means that winds of 30 mph are expected. Gusts

over 45 mph are possible. Winds this strong can make driving

difficult, especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra


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