Snow Avalanche Guidance
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SNOW AVALANCHE GUIDANCE PRODUCT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
337 AM MDT Mon Mar 27 2017

.DISCUSSION...A weather system will push through today bringing
snow levels from about 5000 ft today to about 4000 ft tomorrow.
Snowfall will occur today, about 2 to 4 inches, then taper off
this evening. Southwest winds will become more northwesterly by
this evening as well.

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

Cloud cover                 mcldy          pcldy         mclear
Precip type                 tstms           NONE           NONE
Max/Min/Max temp               30             19             35
Wind                  SW around 6   NW around 16    N around 15
QPF                          0.12           None           None
Snow amount                   1.7           None           None
Precip prob (%)                65             10              0
Snow level (ft)              5800           5000           4500

QPF Probabilities...
PROB (%) > 0.10 IN             48              0              0
PROB (%) > 0.25 IN             25              0              0
PROB (%) > 0.50 IN             10              0              0
PROB (%) > 1.00 IN              5              0              0

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

Cloud cover                 mcldy          pcldy         mclear
Precip type                 tstms    SNOWSHOWERS           NONE
Max/Min/Max temp               26             15             30
Wind                 SW around 10   NW around 16    N around 13
QPF                          0.18           0.01           None
Snow amount                   3.0            0.1           None
Precip prob (%)                70             20              5
Snow level (ft)              5800           4800           4500

QPF Probabilities...
PROB (%) > 0.10 IN             59              7              0
PROB (%) > 0.25 IN             35              5              0
PROB (%) > 0.50 IN             15              5              0
PROB (%) > 1.00 IN              5              0              0

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


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

Cloud cover                 mcldy         mclear          clear
Precip type                 tstms           NONE           NONE
Max/Min/Max temp               24             18             29
Wind                   W around 9   NW around 23    N around 12
QPF                          0.10           None           None
Snow amount                   1.3           None           None
Precip prob (%)                80             10              0
Snow level (ft)              5400           4800           4300

QPF Probabilities...
PROB (%) > 0.10 IN             49              0              0
PROB (%) > 0.25 IN             15              0              0
PROB (%) > 0.50 IN              5              0              0
PROB (%) > 1.00 IN              0              0              0

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

Cloud cover                cloudy          mcldy          pcldy
Precip type                 tstms    SNOWSHOWERS           NONE
Max/Min/Max temp               38             17             44
Wind                   S around 5    NW around 9    NE around 5
QPF                          0.19           0.01           None
Snow amount                   2.5            0.1           None
Precip prob (%)                60             20              0
Snow level (ft)              5700           4700           4300

QPF Probabilities...
PROB (%) > 0.10 IN             53              7              0
PROB (%) > 0.25 IN             35              5              0
PROB (%) > 0.50 IN             20              5              0
PROB (%) > 1.00 IN             10              0              0

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

Cloud cover                cloudy          pcldy         mclear
Precip type                 tstms    SNOWSHOWERS           NONE
Max/Min/Max temp               29             16             33
Wind                  SW around 8   NW around 15    N around 13
QPF                          0.14           0.02           None
Snow amount                   1.7            0.3           None
Precip prob (%)                80             35              0
Snow level (ft)              5500           4600           4000

QPF Probabilities...
PROB (%) > 0.10 IN             62             12              0
PROB (%) > 0.25 IN             25              5              0
PROB (%) > 0.50 IN             10              5              0
PROB (%) > 1.00 IN              0              0              0

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

Cloud cover                 mcldy          pcldy         mclear
Precip type                 tstms           NONE           NONE
Max/Min/Max temp         43 to 47       20 to 27       46 to 51
Wind                   E around 6   NW around 16    N around 16
Snow amount                1 to 2           NONE           NONE

...6500 ft to 8000 ft...
                         Today...     Tonight...     Tuesday...

Cloud cover                 mcldy          pcldy         mclear
Precip type                 tstms    SNOWSHOWERS           NONE
Max/Min/Max temp         35 to 45       17 to 23       38 to 48
Wind                   S around 6   NW around 17    N around 16
Snow amount              around 2          TRACE           NONE

$$



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