We’ve been able to enjoy a few days of beautiful weather in Southern Idaho, but that changes Friday.

The National Weather Service has issued high-wind warnings around Southern Idaho.

Warning: 50 MPH Wind Gust Advisory for Southern Idaho

A High Wind Warning is in effect for southeast Idaho while a Wind Advisory has been issued for the southwest regions.

The National Weather Service advises preparations for the wind, which could cause power outages, blow around unsecured objects, and be dangerous for high-profile vehicles.

For the Western Magic Valley, the Wind Advisory is in effect from 9 AM Friday morning until 9PM that evening. Northwest winds will be constant between 25 and 35 miles per hour with gusts as high as 50 miles per hour expected.

The same warning has been issued for the Boise area in the Upper Treasure Valley which includes parts of south central and southwest Idaho east of Boise.

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Southeast Idaho around Pocatello in the Lower Snake River Plain is expected to get hit the hardest by the wind. There is a Lake Wind Advisory currently in effect until 9 PM Thursday for American Falls Reservoir with gusts up to 35 miles per hour.

The High Wind Warning starts at noon on Friday and will be in effect until 8 PM Friday night. West winds will blow between 30 and 40 miles per hour with gusts as high as 55 miles per hour expected.

The National Weather Service warns that boating should be avoided during the advisory as strong winds and rough waves could be dangerous for boats. Visibility will also be limited by blowing dust. Outdoor items should be secured or brought indoors and power outages are expected along with damage to trees and high profile vehicles.

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