Snow Avalanche Guidance
Issued by NWS Pocatello, ID

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SNOW AVALANCHE GUIDANCE PRODUCT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
329 AM MST TUE DEC 6 2016

.DISCUSSION...EXPECT A CHANCE OF SNOW TODAY AS A WEAK UPPER
DISTURBANCE PUSHES IN FROM THE WEST. WINDS WILL GENERALLY TURN
NORTHERLY AFTER THE DISTURBANCE PASSES. SNOWFALL AMOUNTS WILL BE
IN THE 1 TO 3 INCH RANGE TODAY AND TONIGHT. SNOW WILL BEGIN ACROSS
THE AREA AROUND 6AM AND SHOULD TAPER OFF AROUND SUNSET. TOMORROW
LOOKS TO BE MUCH DRIER WITH MUCH LESS CLOUD COVER AND CONTINUED
COLD TEMPERATURES.

**********SAWTOOTH RECREATION AREA FORECAST**********
...BALD MTN (9145 FT)...
                         TODAY...     TONIGHT...   WEDNESDAY...

CLOUD COVER                CLOUDY          PCLDY         MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE                  SNOW           SNOW           NONE
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP               12             -5              7
WIND                   S AROUND 6     W AROUND 7    N AROUND 10
QPF                          0.05           0.01           NONE
SNOW AMOUNT                   1.0            0.2           NONE
PRECIP PROB (%)                65             20              5

QPF PROBABILITIES...
PROB (%) > 0.25 IN             10              5              0
PROB (%) > 0.50 IN              5              5              0
PROB (%) > 1.00 IN              0              0              0

...TITUS PEAK (10079 FT)...
                         TODAY...     TONIGHT...   WEDNESDAY...

CLOUD COVER                CLOUDY          MCLDY         MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE                  SNOW           SNOW           NONE
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP                5            -11              4
WIND                   S AROUND 8    NW AROUND 9     N AROUND 9
QPF                          0.10           0.02           NONE
SNOW AMOUNT                   2.0            0.4           NONE
PRECIP PROB (%)                65             25              5

QPF PROBABILITIES...
PROB (%) > 0.25 IN             20             10              0
PROB (%) > 0.50 IN             10              5              0
PROB (%) > 1.00 IN              5              5              0

ESTIMATED PAST 24HR (3AM-3AM) SNOWFALL: 0.0


...SOLDIER MTN (9495 FT)...
                         TODAY...     TONIGHT...   WEDNESDAY...

CLOUD COVER                CLOUDY          PCLDY         MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE                  SNOW           SNOW           NONE
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP                8             -5              6
WIND                   S AROUND 9   NW AROUND 15   NW AROUND 13
QPF                          0.07           0.01           NONE
SNOW AMOUNT                   1.6            0.2           NONE
PRECIP PROB (%)                60             15              5

QPF PROBABILITIES...
PROB (%) > 0.25 IN             15              5              0
PROB (%) > 0.50 IN              5              5              0
PROB (%) > 1.00 IN              5              0              0

...SAWTOOTH (7775 FT)...
                         TODAY...     TONIGHT...   WEDNESDAY...

CLOUD COVER                CLOUDY          MCLDY         MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE                  SNOW           SNOW           NONE
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP               13            -13              7
WIND                   S AROUND 5    NW AROUND 6     E AROUND 2
QPF                          0.09           0.02           NONE
SNOW AMOUNT                   1.5            0.4           NONE
PRECIP PROB (%)                65             25              5

QPF PROBABILITIES...
PROB (%) > 0.25 IN             20             10              0
PROB (%) > 0.50 IN             10              5              0
PROB (%) > 1.00 IN              5              5              0

...VIENNA MINE (8960 FT)...
                         TODAY...     TONIGHT...   WEDNESDAY...

CLOUD COVER                CLOUDY          MCLDY         MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE                  SNOW           SNOW           NONE
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP               10             -9              4
WIND                   S AROUND 8    NW AROUND 9     N AROUND 9
QPF                          0.11           0.02           NONE
SNOW AMOUNT                   2.3            0.3           NONE
PRECIP PROB (%)                65             25              5

QPF PROBABILITIES...
PROB (%) > 0.25 IN             25              5              0
PROB (%) > 0.50 IN             10              5              0
PROB (%) > 1.00 IN              5              0              0

$$
**********SUN VALLEY AREA FORECAST**********
...VALLEYS TO 6500 FT...
                         TODAY...     TONIGHT...   WEDNESDAY...

CLOUD COVER                 MCLDY          PCLDY         MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE                  SNOW           SNOW           NONE
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP         16 TO 22        -7 TO 3       11 TO 18
WIND                   N AROUND 9     W AROUND 6    N AROUND 10
SNOW AMOUNT                1 TO 2          TRACE           NONE

...6500 FT TO 8000 FT...
                         TODAY...     TONIGHT...   WEDNESDAY...

CLOUD COVER                CLOUDY          PCLDY         MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE                  SNOW           SNOW           NONE
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP         11 TO 18      -11 TO -1        6 TO 14
WIND                  SW AROUND 8     W AROUND 8      N 2 TO 12
SNOW AMOUNT              AROUND 2         1 TO 2           NONE

$$


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