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The National Weather Service In Pocatello Has Extended The * Flood Warning For... Snowmelt In... Custer County In Central Idaho... Blaine County In Central Idaho... Northwestern Butte County In Southeastern Idaho... ...Read More.
Effective: June 22, 2017 at 10:44amExpires: June 28, 2017 at 3:00pmTarget Area: Blaine; Butte

Blaine County Sheriff – Some Hailey Mandatory Evacuations Lifted

June 14, 2017 in non emergency by Nils Ribi

Update:  12:20 pm, June 14, 2017 – HAILEY: SOME MANDATORY EVACUATIONS LIFTED  

The City of Hailey is lifting the mandatory evacuation for many properties in the Della View neighborhood. If your address is not listed below, the mandatory evacuation for your home has been lifted. If you have any questions about your property please contact Jeff Gunter, City of Hailey Police Chief.

The properties that are still under mandatory evacuation are colored in red and include 911 War Eagle Drive, 921 War Eagle Drive, 1011 War Eagle Drive, 1020 War Eagle Drive, 1021 War Eagle Drive , 1030 War Eagle Drive and 1031 War Eagle Drive.

 

See the Blaine County Sheriff Facebook post for more information.

 

Blaine County Sheriff – Warm Springs Update: Mandatory Evacuation Lifted

June 8, 2017 in non emergency by Nils Ribi

Update – June 8, 2017 – Message from Blaine County Sheriff:

Effective June 8, 2017 Blaine County Road and Bridge has completed the road repairs on Warm Springs Road and has lifted the road closure that was previously been in place. Warm Springs Road is now open out to Frenchman’s Bend Hot Springs. The Road is still closed beyond the Hot Springs as parts of the road have been washed out – this is past the point where the County maintains the roadway. The Forest Service is aware of needed repairs. Dollarhide Summit is not currently accessible.

The Mandatory Evacuation order for Warm Springs has been lifted by the Sheriff. Please use extreme caution in this area.

Please maintain your situational awareness and be prepared to depart again immediately if conditions change. If you are in danger, DO NOT WAIT for an Evacuation Order.

Impacts of a Record Water Year

May 3, 2017 in non emergency by Nils Ribi

The Blaine County GIS staff has prepared a new web “flood story” page with current water and flood information for Blaine County: Impacts of a Record Water Year Story Map 

http://arcg.is/2oGGWMi

High Water Road Closure Information

March 31, 2017 in non emergency by Nils Ribi

May 3, 2017 Update:

The Blaine County Sheriff’s Office is advising residents that high water flows may impede travel on local roads and/or cause flooding. Residents who live along streams, rivers or Magic Reservoir should remain alert to rising water levels.  Please be aware that conditions can change quickly and should plan accordingly.

Go to the Blaine County Sheriff website for more information.  https://www.blainesheriff.com/

 

Flood Preparedness

February 8, 2017 in non emergency by Nils Ribi

Blaine County, Idaho is susceptible to flooding. Being well prepared to deal with floods will help make you stay safe and more comfortable. Your Blaine County Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC) has developed a web page that provides basic safety tips, as well as how to and what to do beforeduring and after floods.

Learn what to do before, during and after floods at:

http://www.blaineemergency.org/flood/

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Winter Weather Preparedness

January 19, 2017 in non emergency by Nils Ribi

Blaine County, Idaho is susceptible to severe winter storms and extreme cold weather. Being well prepared to deal with them will help make you stay safe and more comfortable. Your Blaine County Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC) has developed a web page that provides basic safety tips, as well as how to and what to do beforeduring and after winter storms and extreme cold.

During a four day period from January 7 until January 10, 2017 Blaine County experienced a significant winter snowstorm with large amounts of snow, rain and wind. Roads and schools were closed, and avalanches, flooding and power outages occurred throughout the County.

Learn what to do before, during and after winter storms and extreme cold at: http://www.blaineemergency.org/winter-stormsextreme-cold/

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