Rain moving in

Weather Forecast Friday

Another strong weather system has reached the northern Pacific Coast and a warm front will spread through Oregon into southwest Idaho by early afternoon.  Temperatures will be slightly milder, but there is a lot of moisture with this system, so widespread rain and mountain snow is likely later today through Sunday. 

For the Treasure Valley, increasing clouds this morning and rain developing by afternoon and continuing through the evening, decreasing to scattered showers tonight.  Temperatures near 50, cooling to the mid 40's by afternoon with the onset of rain. For the mountains, snow levels near 5000 feet to start, then gradually rising to near 8000 feet by tonight.  1-2" of snow possible on main roads this afternoon.

Sunday:  Scattered morning rain showers, then some clearing.  Lows near 40.  Highs near 60.

Sunny skies Monday through the rest of the week.  A chance of isolated showers Wednesday night and breezy on Thursday.  Lows cooling to upper 30's.  Highs in the mid 60's, but cooler in the upper 50's late in the week.



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Idaho's Chief Meteorologist Rick Lantz began his broadcasting career in 1975 working in both radio and television in Weiser, Caldwell, Nampa, and Boise. He has been bringing you the weather each weeknight for over 30 years on KTVB.

Meteorologist Larry Gebert began his broadcasting career in 1977 working for a radio station while he was completing his degree. He began working in television the following year in Montana before moving to Boise in 1983. Larry has been with KTVB since 1992 working as a meteorologist.

Brian Holmes' tour of duty at KTVB has included time spent as a photographer, sports reporter/photographer and news, weather, and feature reporter.

Jim Duthie has been a part of KTVB's weather team since August of 2008, but it's not his first experience with Idaho weather. Jim began forecasting on television in the Treasure Valley in 1998. Prior to coming to Idaho, he had extensive weather forecasting experience both in the private sector and in broadcasting.

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