Snow Avalanche Guidance
Issued by NWS Pocatello, ID

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SNOW AVALANCHE GUIDANCE PRODUCT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
233 AM MDT Thu Mar 23 2017

.DISCUSSION...High pressure and mostly clear skies are forecast
for today with no rain or snow expected. Friday will introduce the
next weather system with snow expected on the mountains by the
afternoon hours.

**********SAWTOOTH RECREATION AREA FORECAST**********
...Bald Mtn (9145 ft)...
                         Today...     Tonight...      Friday...

Cloud cover                mclear          clear          mcldy
Precip type                  NONE           NONE    SNOWSHOWERS
Max/Min/Max temp               38             19             36
Wind                  N around 10    NW around 3    SW around 5
QPF                          None           None           0.07
Snow amount                  None           None            1.0
Precip prob (%)                 5              0             50
Snow level (ft)              5500           6100           5100

QPF Probabilities...
PROB (%) > 0.10 IN              7              0              0
PROB (%) > 0.25 IN              5              0              0
PROB (%) > 0.50 IN              0              0              0
PROB (%) > 1.00 IN              0              0              0

...Titus Peak (10079 ft)...
                         Today...     Tonight...      Friday...

Cloud cover                 clear          clear          mcldy
Precip type                  NONE           NONE    SNOWSHOWERS
Max/Min/Max temp               31             15             31
Wind                   N around 9     N around 6     S around 7
QPF                          None           None           0.10
Snow amount                  None           None            1.4
Precip prob (%)                 5              0             55
Snow level (ft)              5600           6000           5600

QPF Probabilities...
PROB (%) > 0.10 IN              6              7              0
PROB (%) > 0.25 IN              5              5              0
PROB (%) > 0.50 IN              0              5              0
PROB (%) > 1.00 IN              0              0              0

Estimated Past 24hr (3am-3am) snowfall: 0.0


...Soldier Mtn (9495 ft)...
                         Today...     Tonight...      Friday...

Cloud cover                mclear          clear          mcldy
Precip type                  NONE           NONE    SNOWSHOWERS
Max/Min/Max temp               33             20             31
Wind                  N around 13     N around 7   SW around 12
QPF                          None           None           0.28
Snow amount                  None           None            3.3
Precip prob (%)                 0              0             70
Snow level (ft)              5400           5800           4900

QPF Probabilities...
PROB (%) > 0.10 IN              0              0              0
PROB (%) > 0.25 IN              0              0              0
PROB (%) > 0.50 IN              0              0              0
PROB (%) > 1.00 IN              0              0              0

...Sawtooth (7775 ft)...
                         Today...     Tonight...      Friday...

Cloud cover                mclear          clear          mcldy
Precip type                  NONE           NONE    SNOWSHOWERS
Max/Min/Max temp               42             13             41
Wind                   N around 3    NW around 3     S around 5
QPF                          None           None           0.07
Snow amount                  None           None            0.5
Precip prob (%)                 5              0             45
Snow level (ft)              5500           5500           5800

QPF Probabilities...
PROB (%) > 0.10 IN              6              7              0
PROB (%) > 0.25 IN              5              5              0
PROB (%) > 0.50 IN              0              5              0
PROB (%) > 1.00 IN              0              0              0

...Vienna Mine (8960 ft)...
                         Today...     Tonight...      Friday...

Cloud cover                 pcldy          clear          mcldy
Precip type                  NONE           NONE    SNOWSHOWERS
Max/Min/Max temp               35             17             32
Wind                   N around 9     N around 5    SW around 7
QPF                          None           None           0.22
Snow amount                  None           None            2.7
Precip prob (%)                 5              0             75
Snow level (ft)              5500           5900           5000

QPF Probabilities...
PROB (%) > 0.10 IN             11              0              0
PROB (%) > 0.25 IN              5              0              0
PROB (%) > 0.50 IN              5              0              0
PROB (%) > 1.00 IN              5              0              0

$$
**********SUN VALLEY AREA FORECAST**********
...valleys to 6500 ft...
                         Today...     Tonight...      Friday...

Cloud cover                mclear          clear          pcldy
Precip type                  NONE           NONE        SHOWERS
Max/Min/Max temp         46 to 50       18 to 26       45 to 48
Wind                  N around 12     W around 6     N around 7
Snow amount                  NONE           NONE          TRACE

...6500 ft to 8000 ft...
                         Today...     Tonight...      Friday...

Cloud cover                mclear          clear          mcldy
Precip type                  NONE           NONE    SNOWSHOWERS
Max/Min/Max temp         40 to 49       14 to 24       38 to 45
Wind                  N around 12    NW around 5     W around 5
Snow amount                  NONE           NONE          TRACE

$$



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