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Weather Reports Jan 12-18, 2020

Jan 12 Weather:

At 10am it was 24 degrees, overcast, light breeze and light snowfall. At 1030am steady snow, at 11am back to flaking. Light snowfall at 1130am. At 1pm low clouds nearly to the valley floor, breezy and steady fine snow falling (trace.) At 315pm it was 28 degrees, low clouds, breezy and light snow falling (scant 1/4″.) At 6pm it was 26 degrees, foggy low clouds and moderate snowfall (about 1″ today.) Snowing pretty good at 8pm, looks like almost 2″ so far today. At 920pm still snowing but a little less intense, looks like nearly 3″ of snow. At 1115pm not snowing, big clearings in the clouds – bright moon and some stars out. Looks close to 4″ of snow. Bright moon at 1am, partly cloudy. Clear spots to the east at 2am, some stars but moon behind thicker clouds. Probably started snowing lightly around 8am.

NOAA Weather report:

Observation time January 13, 2020 at 10:00AM
Overcast, light breeze, flaking
Max temperature 28 degrees F
Min temperature 14 degrees F
At observation 21 degrees F
Precipitation 0.34 inch
Snowfall 4 3/4 inch
Snow depth 19 inch
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Jan 13 Weather:

At 10am it was 21 degrees, overcast, light breeze and flaking snow. At 1120am it was 23 degrees and flaking. Light snowfall at 1140am. Steady light snow early afternoon. At 330pm it was 24 degrees, overcast, light breeze and steady light snowfall. At 6pm it was 21 degrees, overcast and flaking lightly. A few flakes falling at 815pm. At 1245am light steady snowfall – dusting and light breezes. Still snowing at 130am. Looks like it snowed all night. Not snowing at 6am.

NOAA Weather report:

Observation time January 14, 2020 at 10:00AM
Overcast
Max temperature 26 degrees F
Min temperature 13 degrees F
At observation 18 degrees F
Precipitation 0.11 inch
Snowfall 2 1/4 inch
Snow depth 20 inch
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Jan 14 Weather:

At 10am it was 18 degrees and overcast. Started snowing shortly after 10am. Steady snow at 12pm. Fine light snow at 1pm, looks like about 1/2″ so far. Fine light snow still falling at 2pm. At 330pm it was 24 degrees, flaking a little (about 1″ accumulation) light chilly breezes and open sky overhead. Gusty around 4pm and not snowing. At 545pm it was 21 degrees, gusty breezes, overcast and fine light snow falling. At 9pm gusty winds and snowing pretty good. Light snow and breezy at 930pm, about 1/2″ additional. At 1030pm snowing pretty good and lighter breezes (more than an inch.) Looks like a couple inches and flaking at 1230am. Didn’t appear to be snowing at 130am, bright moon and large clear spot. Clearing during the night and cold.

NOAA Weather report:

Observation time January 15, 2020 at 10:00AM
Mostly clear, light breeze
Max temperature 26 degrees F
Min temperature -4 degrees F
At observation -3 degrees F
Precipitation 0.16 inch
Snowfall 2 1/2 inch
Snow depth 20 inch
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Jan 15 Weather:

At 10am it was -3 degrees, mostly clear and light cold breeze. Clouds moving in before 11am, partly clear. At 1230pm it was 21 degrees, mostly clear and breezy. At 210pm gusty breezes blowing snow out of the trees and mostly cloudy. At 3pm it was 30 degrees, cold sharp breezes and partly clear. At 550pm it was 18 degrees, mostly clear and cold breezes. Just before 10pm it was snowing and breezy. At 11pm it was 22 degrees, breezy and snowing (scant dusting.) Snowing lightly at 1am and breezy (light dusting.) Probably snowed until 6am.

NOAA Weather report:

Observation time January 16, 2020 at 10:00AM
Overcast
Max temperature 31 degrees F
Min temperature -3 degrees F <- yesterday morning
At observation 26 degrees F
Precipitation 0.05 inch
Snowfall 7/8 inch
Snow depth 19 inch
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Jan 16 Weather:

At 10am it was 26 degrees and overcast. Overcast at 12pm. At 4pm it was 32 degrees, overcast and a bit breezy. At 540pm it was 30 degrees and overcast. Started snowing a little before 920pm. At 1050pm steady snowfall (trace) and low clouds. Still snowing lightly at 1245am and light breezes. Still snowing 220am. Still snowing at 6am.

NOAA Weather report:

Observation time January 17, 2020 at 10:00AM
Mostly clear
Max temperature 33 degrees F
Min temperature 14 degrees F
At observation 15 degrees F
Precipitation 0.20 inch
Snowfall 2 3/4 inch
Snow depth 20 inch
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Jan 17 Weather:

At 10am it was 15 degrees and mostly clear. Some gusty breezes after 1pm blowing snow out of the trees and mostly cloudy. At 345pm it was 28 degrees and mostly cloudy. At 615pm it was 20 degrees and appeared to be mostly cloudy. Cloudy (no stars) at 11pm.

NOAA Weather report:

Observation time January 18, 2020 at 10:00AM
Overcast
Max temperature 33 degrees F
Min temperature 13 degrees F
At observation 25 degrees F
Precipitation 0.00 inch
Snowfall 0.0 inch
Snow depth 19 1/2 inch
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Jan 18 Weather:

At 10am it was 25 degrees and overcast. Breezy and overcast at 12pm. At 115pm light snow falling and a little breezy, overcast. Flakes on and off early afternoon. At 315pm it was 32 degrees, overcast and lightly flaking. At 550pm it was 29 degrees and overcast. At 11pm it was cloudy and just a slight breeze.

NOAA Weather report:

Observation time January 19, 2020 at 10:00AM
Mostly cloudy and breezy
Max temperature 32 degrees F
Min temperature 25 degrees F <- yesterday morning
At observation 31 degrees F
Precipitation Trace
Snowfall Trace
Snow depth 18 1/2 inch
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Winter Weather Advisory Jan 16, 5pm to Jan 17, 11am

Winter Weather Advisory Jan 16, 5pm to Jan 17, 11am

Link: Yellow Pine Forecast

Today A 30 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 37. South southeast wind 7 to 9 mph. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

Tonight Snow. Low around 15. South wind 5 to 8 mph becoming west southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

Friday A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 27. West wind 5 to 7 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

Friday Night Increasing clouds, with a low around 15. South wind around 5 mph.

Saturday Snow showers likely, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. South southwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Boise ID
320 AM MST Thu Jan 16 2020

...PERIODS OF MODERATE SNOW POSSIBLE TONIGHT...

.A cold front moving through the area will create periods of
moderate snowfall across the area beginning this evening. The
best snowfall looks to fall during the overnight hours, but
lingering travel impacts from snowfall could persist through
Friday morning.

West Central Mountains-Upper Weiser River-
320 AM MST Thu Jan 16 2020

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
11 AM MST FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 4
  inches, except 3 to 6 inches over the mountains.

* WHERE...West Central Mountains and Upper Weiser River.

* WHEN...From 5 PM this afternoon to 11 AM MST Friday.

* IMPACTS...Plan on slippery road conditions due to snowfall,
  especially for mountain passes.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Slow down and use caution while traveling.

The latest road conditions can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

Weather Reports Jan 5-11, 2020

Yellow Pine has received nearly 11″ of snowfall this week. As of Jan 12th we have 16″ of snow on the ground.

Winter Storm Warning until January 14, 5pm

Winter Storm Warning

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Boise ID
329 AM MST Sun Jan 12 2020

...WINTER STORM CONTINUES OVER PORTIONS OF SOUTHWESTERN IDAHO AND
SOUTHEASTERN OREGON...

.Periods of snow will continue over southwestern Idaho and
southeastern Oregon through Tuesday. Heaviest snow will occur in
the West Central Mountains and Boise Mountains in Idaho, where up
to three feet of snow will fall through Tuesday. Snow will be
heaviest this afternoon and evening, and again Monday night and
Tuesday, but lighter snow will continue the entire period. In
addition, isolated thunderstorms will enhance snowfall rates this
afternoon and evening. The Owyhee Mountains will receive heavy
snow today through this evening. 1-3 inches of snow are possible
in the Treasure valley especially Monday night and Tuesday, and
possibly 4 inches in the Magic Valley.

West Central Mountains-Boise Mountains-Upper Weiser River-
329 AM MST Sun Jan 12 2020

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST
TUESDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow. In the west-central and Boise Mountains
  additional snow accumulations of 1 to 2 feet generally, with up
  to 3 feet in the higher mountains. In the Upper Weiser River
  basin additional accumulations of 6 to 12 inches. Gusty winds
  will accompany snowfall at times, causing blowing and drifting.

* WHERE...Upper Weiser River, West Central Mountains and Boise
  Mountains zones.

* WHEN...Until 5 PM MST Tuesday.

* IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult to impossible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food, and water in
your vehicle in case of an emergency.

The latest road conditions can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

Linkto YP Forecast:

Jan 5 Weather:

At 10am it was 18 degrees, low foggy overcast, fine light snow falling (light dusting.) At 11am higher clouds, foggy ridges, light snowfall and 21 degrees. Flaking at 1220pm. At 1pm occasional flake of snow and cracks in the cloud cover. At 340pm it was 28 degrees and overcast. Started snowing regular sized flakes just before 4pm. Still snowng at 530pm (scant trace.) At 545pm it was 26 degrees, overcast and snowing lightly (trace.) At 930pm still snowing, about 1/2″ accumulation. Probably quit snowing before midnight. Light snow falling before sunrise.

NOAA Weather report:

Observation time January 06, 2020 at 10:00AM
Overcast, light snow
Max temperature 28 degrees F
Min temperature 18 degrees F
At observation 25 degrees F
Precipitation 0.03 inch
Snowfall 1/2 inch
Snow depth 11 inch
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Jan 6 Weather:

At 10am it was 25 degrees, overcast and fine light snow falling. At 12pm it was 29 degrees, overcast and fine light snow falling. Occasional flake of snow at 230pm. Light snow falling at 320pm, at 350pm it was 32 degrees, low overcast and still snowing lightly. At 545pm it was 30 degrees, low overcast and still snowing lightly, scant trace. At 10pm snowing bigger flakes, light dusting. Snowing at 11pm, est. less than an inch. Not snowing at 1245am.

NOAA Weather report:

Observation time January 07, 2020 at 10:00AM
Broken cloud cover, light breeze, roofs dripping
Max temperature 34 degrees F <- this morning
Min temperature 25 degrees F <- yesterday morning
At observation 34 degrees F
Precipitation 0.05 inch
Snowfall 5/8 inch
Snow depth 11 inch
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Jan 7 Weather:

At 10am it was 34 degrees (warmer than yesterday’s high of 32) roofs dripping, broken cloud cover and light breeze. Overcast at noon. At 320pm it was 37 degrees, mostly cloudy and roofs dripping. At 430pm a few clear spots. At 6pm it was 33 degrees, breezy and mostly cloudy. At 9pm it was cloudy and breezy. Looked cloudy at 11pm. Snowing around 6am. Not snowing 930am.

NOAA Weather report:

Observation time January 08, 2020 at 10:00AM
Overcast, light breeze
Max temperature 38 degrees F
Min temperature 29 degrees F
At observation 30 degrees F
Precipitation 0.01 inch
Snowfall 0.5 inch
Snow depth 10 inch
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Jan 8 Weather:

At 10am it was 30 degrees, overcast and light breeze. Calm and started snowing around 1020am. Flaking lightly at 1125am. At 1225pm low overcast, steady light snow and 32 degrees. Not snowing by around 2pm. At 345pm it was 31 degrees, breaks and thinner spots to the east and light breeze. Snowing lightly again at 410pm. Snowed pretty good from 5pm to around 530pm. At 6pm it was 27 degrees, overcast but thinner (fuzzy moon) and not snowing. Doesn’t appear to be snowing at 840pm or 1030pm (light breeze.) Snowed during the night after 1am to around 6am then flaking. Still flaking at 940am.

NOAA Weather report:

Observation time January 09, 2020 at 10:00AM
Partly clear, lightly flaking
Max temperature 33 degrees F
Min temperature 21 degrees F
At observation 24 degrees F
Precipitation 0.14 inch
Snowfall 3.0 inch
Snow depth 14 inch
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Jan 9 Weather:

At 10am it was 24 degrees, partly clear overhead and lightly flaking. Flaking or steady light snow on and off all morning. At 130pm breaks in the clouds, not snowing and a bit breezy (snow blowing out of the trees.) At 330pm it was 26 degrees, overcast and chilly breeze. At 530pm it was 23 degrees, breezy, low clouds and fine light snow falling. At 820pm large patches of clear sky and bright moon. At 9pm it was 10 degrees, fairly calm and partly cloudy. At 11pm mostly cloudy. Cold night.

NOAA Weather report:

Observation time January 10, 2020 at 10:00AM
Mostly cloudy, light breeze
Max temperature 31 degrees F
Min temperature -2 degrees F
At observation 5 degrees F
Precipitation Trace
Snowfall Trace
Snow depth 13 inch
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Jan 10 Weather:

At 10am it was 5 degrees, mostly cloudy and light breeze. At 11am it was 10 degrees, overcast and cold breeze. Cloudy, breezy and cold at 1230pm. Started flaking snow at 1pm. Light snowfall and gusty breezes at 2pm. At 3pm it was 25 degrees, overcast, gusty winds blowing snow and light snow falling. At 4pm breezy and snowing lightly. At 6pm it was 25 degrees, overcast, gusty winds and light snow. At 830pm steady snowfall (guess 1/2″) and breezy. At 940pm moderate snowfall – looks like overn an inch. At 1045pm fine light snow falling, looks like more than 2″. Snowing pretty good at 2am. Looks like it snowed all night. Not snowing at 6am-9am then light snowfall.

NOAA Weather report:

Observation time January 11, 2020 at 10:00AM
Low overcast, steady light snow, calm
Max temperature 26 degrees F <- this morning
Min temperature 5 degrees F <- yesterday morning
At observation 26 degrees F
Precipitation 0.32 inch
Snowfall 5.0 inch
Snow depth 17 inch
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Jan 11 Weather:

At 10am it was 26 degrees, low overcast, steady light snow and calm. By 11am it was flaking lightly, clouds lifting to about 6000′. Steady light snowfall at 1220pm. At 140pm light snowfall, light breeze. At 3pm it was 33 degrees, overcast (top of VanMeter a little foggy) light breeze and still snowing lightly (about 1/4″ new.) Still snowing at 4pm and 5pm. At 530pm it was 29 degrees, overcast and steady light snow (about 1/2″ since morning.) At 715pm looks like it is not snowing. Not snowing at 8pm. At 950pm it was 26 degrees, not snowing and light breeze. Snowing at 2am. Not snowing at 6am. Light snow falling at 930am.

NOAA Weather report:

Observation time January 12, 2020 at 10:00AM
Overcast, light breeze, light snowfall
Max temperature 34 degrees F
Min temperature 22 degrees F
At observation 24 degrees F
Precipitation 0.07 inch
Snowfall 1.3 inch
Snow depth 16 inch
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Winter Storm Warning Jan 10, 2pm to Jan 14, 5pm

Winter Storm Warning Jan 10, 2pm to Jan 14, 5pm

Link: Yellow Pine Forecast

Today A 50 percent chance of snow after 11am. Increasing clouds, with a high near 28. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

Tonight Snow. Low around 24. South wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

Saturday Snow. High near 30. Southwest wind around 8 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

Saturday Night Snow. Low around 20. Southwest wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

Sunday Snow. High near 25. South southwest wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

Sunday Night Snow. Low around 16. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

Monday Snow likely, mainly after 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 22. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

Winter Storm Warning

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Boise ID
329 AM MST Fri Jan 10 2020

...SIGNIFICANT MOUNTAIN SNOW THIS WEEKEND INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK...

.Snow will begin across east-central Oregon and the mountains of
west-central Idaho tonight as the first in a series of low
pressure systems impacts the region. The mountains will see
periods of heavy snow through Tuesday as three separate storm
systems track through the Pacific Northwest. Valley locations will
see periods of snow through Tuesday with accumulating snow
becoming more likely heading into early next week.

West Central Mountains-Boise Mountains-Upper Weiser River-
329 AM MST Fri Jan 10 2020

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
5 PM MST TUESDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. In the West Central and Boise
  mountains, total snow accumulations through Tuesday afternoon of
  1 to 3 feet with 4 to 5 feet possible across higher mountains.
  In the Upper Weiser River basin total snow accumulations of 1
  to 2 feet through Tuesday afternoon.

* WHERE...West Central Mountains, Boise Mountains and Upper
  Weiser River zones.

* WHEN...From 2 PM this afternoon to 5 PM MST Tuesday.

* IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult to impossible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food, and water in
your vehicle in case of an emergency.

The latest road conditions can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

Winter Storm Watch Jan 10, 11am to Jan 12, 2pm

Yellow Pine Forecast (link)

Tonight Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. West southwest wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

Thursday Snow showers, mainly after 11am. High near 28. West wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

Thursday Night A 50 percent chance of snow showers before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

Friday Snow likely after 11am. Increasing clouds, with a high near 22. Wind chill values between -1 and 9. South southwest wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

Friday Night Snow. Low around 19. South southwest wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.

Saturday Snow. High near 27. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

Saturday Night Snow. Low around 17. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

Sunday Snow. High near 25. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

Link to NWS Snow map (FB)

Winter Storm Watch

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE...CORRECTED
National Weather Service Boise ID
448 PM MST Wed Jan 8 2020

...SIGNIFICANT MOUNTAIN SNOW POSSIBLE THIS WEEKEND...

.A series of troughs will begin to impact the region Friday
bringing potentially significant snow accumulations for higher
elevations through the weekend.

West Central Mountains-Boise Mountains-Upper Weiser River-
Baker County-
448 PM MST Wed Jan 8 2020 /348 PM PST Wed Jan 8 2020/

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

* WHAT...Heavy snow possible. Total snow accumulations of 5 to 15
  inches, except 15 to 30 inches over the mountains possible.
  Amounts greater than 30 inches are possible on the peaks.

* WHERE...West Central Mountains, Boise Mountains, Upper Weiser
  River in Idaho and Baker County in Oregon.

* WHEN...From Friday morning through Sunday afternoon.

* IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult to impossible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Monitor the latest forecasts for updates on this situation.

Weather Reports Dec 29-Jan 4, 2020

Dec 29 Weather:

At 10am it was 24 degrees, overcast and steady fine snow falling. At 1130am it was overcast and very fine light snow falling. At 1pm it was barely snowing tiny flakes. At 215pm steady light snowfall. At 345pm it was 29 degrees, low overcast, calm and steady light snowfall – about 1/4″ new since morning. At 535pm it was 26 degrees, overcast and still snowing lightly. At 9pm it was 26 degrees and fine light snow falling. Didn’t appear to be snowing at 9pm or 11pm.

NOAA Weather report:

Observation time December 30, 2019 at 10:00AM
Mostly cloudy
Max temperature 31 degrees F
Min temperature 24 degrees F
At observation 27 degrees F
Precipitation 0.06 inch
Snowfall 3/4 inch
Snow depth 5 inch
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Dec 30 Weather:

At 10am it was 27 degrees and mostly cloudy. At 12pm it was 32 degrees and partly cloudy. At 345pm it was 31 degrees, light chilly breeze and mostly clear, some high haze moving in by 4pm. At 6pm it was 24 degrees, light breeze and appeared to be cloudy. Cloudy (no stars) at 11pm. Light dusting of snow fell early morning.

NOAA Weather report:

Observation time December 31, 2019 at 10:00AM
Low overcast, light breeze
Max temperature 38 degrees F
Min temperature 23 degrees F
At observation 26 degrees F
Precipitation Trace
Snowfall Trace
Snow depth 5 inch (est)
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Dec 31 Weather:

At 10am it was 26 degrees, low overcast (top of VanMeter foggy) and light breeze. At 11am it was 30 degrees, overcast and small flakes of snow starting to fall. Steady light snow just after 12pm. At 345pm it was 33 degrees, overcast, light chilly breeze and lightly snowing, about 1/8″ new. At 6pm it was 31 degrees, overcast, breezy and lightly snowing. Snowing pretty good at 11pm, about an inch so far. Still snowing at 1am and maybe 2 inches. Must have snowed all night. Still snowing at 6am. Not snowing at 945am and cracks in the clouds.

NOAA Weather report:

Observation time January 01, 2020 at 10:00AM
Overcast, light breeze
Max temperature 34 degrees F
Min temperature 26 degrees F <- yesterday morning
At observation 32 degrees F
Precipitation 0.57 inch
Snowfall 6 1/2 inch
Snow depth 12 inch
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Jan 1 Weather:

At 10am it was 32 degrees and overcast, 6 1/2″ new snow, 12″ snow on the ground. Started snowing at 1030am, gusty breezes, power off/on 1039am.) Light snowfall and calmer at 11am. Clouds thinning, blue patches of sky and quit snowing at 1130am. At 12pm it was 34 degrees and partly clear. Snowing hard at 220pm and gusty breezes. Tapered off to light snow by 3pm and calmer, 33 degrees and low overcast. At 4pm snowing lightly. At 525pm not snowing and large open patch of clear sky to the south (crescent moon high in the sky.) At 545pm it was 31 degrees and mostly cloudy. Cloudy (no stars) at 11pm. Light dusting of snow fell during the night.

NOAA Weather report:

Observation time January 02, 2020 at 10:00AM
Partly clear
Max temperature 42 degrees F
Min temperature 23 degrees F
At observation 23 degrees F
Precipitation 0.12 inch
Snowfall 1.0 inch
Snow depth 10 inch
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Jan 2 Weather:

At 10am it was 23 degrees and partly clear. At 11am overcast. At 1230pm overcast and a few drips off the roof. At 345pm it was 33 degrees and overcast. At 545pm it was 33 degrees and appeared to be overcast. Snowing at 8pm, long enough to put down a scant trace. Lightly flaking at 930pm. Not snowing at 11pm, light breeze and cloudy.

NOAA Weather report:

Observation time January 03, 2020 at 10:00AM
Overcast
Max temperature 36 degrees F
Min temperature 23 degrees F
At observation 29 degrees F
Precipitation Trace
Snowfall Trace
Snow depth 10 inch
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Jan 3 Weather:

At 10am it was 29 degrees and overcast, measured 10″ snow on the ground. At 11am it was 32 degrees and overcast. At 1230pm we had some blue sky. At 1pm high haze and filtered sun. At 350pm it was 36 degrees and solid high overcast. At 550pm it was 32 degrees, looked like high thin clouds – fuzzy half moon. At 9pm it was 25 degrees and quiet breezy. Partly clear at 10pm, stars and bright moon. Snowing after 7am.

NOAA Weather report:

Observation time January 04, 2020 at 10:00AM
Low overcast, light breeze, steady snowfall
Max temperature 42 degrees F
Min temperature 20 degrees F
At observation 32 degrees F
Precipitation 0.09 inch
Snowfall 3/4 inch
Snow depth 10 1/2 inch
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Jan 4 Weather:

At 10am it was 32 degrees, low overcast – almost to the floor, light breezes and steady light snowfall. At 12pm blowing and snowing. At 1230pm light snowfall and calmer. Steady light snow at 1pm. Flaking at 130pm. Not snowing and breaks in the clouds at 150pm. At 315pm it was 35 degrees, at 325pm it was 33 degrees and at 335pm it was 31 degrees, partly clear and light breeze. At 540pm it was 20 degrees, calm and fairly clear. At 11pm high thin haze, some stars and hazy moonlight.

NOAA Weather report:

Observation time January 05, 2020 at 10:00AM
Low overcast, fine light snow falling
Max temperature 36 degrees F
Min temperature 11 degrees F
At observation 18 degrees F
Precipitation 0.08 inch
Snowfall 3/4 inch
Snow depth 11 inch
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Winter Weather Advisory in effect from Dec 31, 5pm to Jan 1, 11pm

Winter Weather Advisory in effect from Dec 31, 5pm to Jan 1, 11pm

Link: Yellow Pine Forecast

Today Snow likely, mainly after 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 32. West northwest wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

Tonight Snow. Low around 26. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

New Year’s Day Snow showers. High near 34. West wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

Wednesday Night Snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 22. West wind around 8 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

Thursday Snow showers likely, mainly before 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. West wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

Thursday Night A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Boise ID
306 AM MST Tue Dec 31 2019

West Central Mountains-Boise Mountains-
306 AM MST Tue Dec 31 2019

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 11 PM MST WEDNESDAY...

* WHAT...Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 6 to 12
  inches. Local amounts up to 16 inches on the mountain peaks.
  Winds gusting as high as 35 mph above 6000 feet.

* WHERE...West Central Mountains and Boise Mountains zones,
  including the Highway 55 and 21 corridors, and the Long Valley.

* WHEN...From 5 PM this afternoon to 11 PM MST Wednesday.

* IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Slow down and use caution while traveling.

The latest road conditions can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means that periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered
roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.