The National Weather Service in Boise has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for southeastern Gooding County, eastern Owyhee County, northwestern Jerome County, and northwestern Twin Falls County until 4:15pm.

Doppler radar indicated a severe thunderstorm capable of producing half dollar size hail and destructive winds in excess of 70 mph. This storm was located 7 miles southwest of Hagerman, or 19 miles southwest of Gooding, and moving northeast at 30 mph.

This severe thunderstorm will be near:

  • Hagerman around 3:50 PM
  • Wendell around 4:00 PM
  • Gooding around 4:10 PM

Precautionary/Preparedness Actions

Severe thunderstorms produce damaging winds, destructive hail, deadly lightning and very heavy rain. For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of your home or business. Heavy rains flood roads quickly so do not drive into areas where water covers the Road.