The National Weather Service in Pocatello has issued a Severe Thunderstorm warning for Southeastern Cassia County, West Central Oneida County, and South Central Power County.

National weather service radar indicated a Severe Thunderstorm producing quarter size hail and damaging winds in excess of 60 mph. This storm was located over southeastern cassia county or 29 miles west of Snowville and moving northeast at 30 mph.

Locations that could be affected include:

  • Interstate 84 from Sublett to Sweetzer Summit
  • Rural Eastern Cassia
  • Western Oneida
  • Southern Power Counties

Precautionary/Preparedness Actions

This is a dangerous storm. If you are in its path prepare immediately for damaging winds, destructive hail, and deadly cloud to ground lightning. People outside should move to a shelter, preferably inside a strong building but away from windows.