(STAFF REPORTS/Chewelah Independent)
Another winter storm is hitting the area, beginning Friday night and going through Saturday morning. The National Weather Service expects two to five inches in the valleys and four to seven inches in the mountains. A winter weather advisory has been put into effect from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Saturday in Sandpoint, Bonners Ferry, Priest River, Eastport, Schweitzer Mountain Road, Colville, Northport, Deer Park, Chewelah, Newport, Kettle Falls, Springdale-Hunters Road, Orin-Rice Road, and Flowery Trail Road.
Plan on slippery road conditions and slow down while driving.