Weather for Boise, Idaho
Lat: 43.61N, Lon: 116.23W
Wx Zone: IDZ014 CWA Used: BOI
Idaho Drought Monitor
The Idaho Drought monitor is a subset of the United States Monitor, issued every Thursday morning, based on drought conditions the previous Tuesday. The map below shows the current drought level around the state, and the percent of Idaho land area in each drought level compared to the previous week.
Read an explanation of the drought intensities and what they mean.
Idaho Hydrologic Information Statement
Note that if drought conditions are not being experienced, or in the case of river flooding or heavy rain, this statement may be used to indicate river flows or flood potential.
000 FGUS75 KBOI 202226 ESFBOI IDC027-039-045-047-053-073-075-083-087-ORC045-212145- Hydrologic Outlook National Weather Service Boise ID 320 PM MST Mon Feb 20 2017 /220 PM PST Mon Feb 20 2017/ ...Rain and snowmelt may cause localized flooding through Tuesday... ...Minor flooding along the Malheur and Weiser Rivers on Tuesday... Mild and breezy conditions will accelerate snowmelt across lower elevations of southeast Oregon and southwest Idaho. This will continue the threat of localized flooding at sites where significant amounts of snow remain. Saturated soils and already high running creeks and rivers will further increase the flood potential. Potential impacts from flooding include city streets and parking lots, fields, small creeks and streams, and low-lying roads. Homes with poor drainage around the foundation may be at risk for basement flooding. The Weiser River and Malheur River will see continued rises through Tuesday, with minor flooding forecast. These rivers will need to be monitored closely. Residents and travelers are encouraged to monitor this weather situation for updates, and possible watches or warnings. $$