Eastern Magic Valley

 Wind Advisory  Statement as of 1:47 PM MDT on March 31, 2015


... Wind Advisory remains in effect until 3 am MDT Wednesday...

A Wind Advisory remains in effect until 3 am MDT Wednesday.

* Timing... winds will increase late this afternoon and continue
into early Wednesday morning. The strongest will likely occur
between 5 PM and just past midnight.

* Winds... 25 to 35 mph with gusts as high as 50 mph.

* Locations include... Burley... Rupert... Shoshone... Carey...
Pocatello... American Falls... Blackfoot and Oakley.

* Impacts... larger vehicles will encounter difficult driving
conditions. Blowing dust and low visibility are expected. The
following areas would be impacted the most by blowing dust...
I- 15 and U-S 91 north of Pocatello... I-86 from Pocatello
through Massacre Rocks... portions of the Arbon and Rockland
valleys... I- 84 from the I-86 Junction to the Utah border and
State Highway 39 from American Falls through Aberdeen and
Sterling.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 mph are expected. Winds
this strong can make driving difficult... especially for high
profile vehicles. Use extra caution.






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