Snow Avalanche Guidance
Issued by NWS Pocatello, ID

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SNOW AVALANCHE GUIDANCE PRODUCT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
424 AM MST SUN DEC 21 2014

.DISCUSSION...PERIODS OF HEAVY SNOW WILL CONTINUE TODAY ABOVE 7000
FEET WITH STRONG WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS EXPECTED AS WELL. SNOW
SHOULD TAPER OFF EARLY TONIGHT WITH ONLY LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS ON
MONDAY.

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

CLOUD COVER                CLOUDY         CLOUDY          MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                  SNOW           SNOW           SNOW
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP               33             20             24
WIND                  W AROUND 19   NW AROUND 13    N AROUND 17
QPF                          0.40           0.09           0.02
SNOW AMOUNT                   4.2            1.4            0.2
PRECIP PROB (%)               100             74             35


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

CLOUD COVER                CLOUDY         CLOUDY          MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                  SNOW           SNOW           SNOW
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP               30             15             23
WIND                   W 22 TO 32    NW 16 TO 26   NW AROUND 17
QPF                          0.65           0.20           0.05
SNOW AMOUNT                   7.3            2.8            0.8
PRECIP PROB (%)               100             89             55


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

CLOUD COVER                CLOUDY         CLOUDY          MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                  SNOW           SNOW           SNOW
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP               33             20             24
WIND                  W AROUND 40   NW AROUND 32   NW AROUND 16
QPF                          0.70           0.15           0.03
SNOW AMOUNT                   7.3            2.0            0.3
PRECIP PROB (%)                98             88             40


...SAWTOOTH (10000 FT)...
                         TODAY...     TONIGHT...      MONDAY...

CLOUD COVER                CLOUDY         CLOUDY         CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE                  SNOW           SNOW           SNOW
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP               35             20             26
WIND                   S AROUND 9    NW AROUND 7     N AROUND 7
QPF                          0.94           0.32           0.08
SNOW AMOUNT                   9.8            4.9            1.4
PRECIP PROB (%)               100             85             52


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

CLOUD COVER                CLOUDY         CLOUDY          MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                  RAIN           SNOW      SNOW/RAIN
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP         40 TO 46       24 TO 32       33 TO 41
WIND                   SW 3 TO 13      W 4 TO 14      W 5 TO 15
SNOW AMOUNT              AROUND 1       AROUND 1          TRACE


...6500 FT TO 8000 FT...
                         TODAY...     TONIGHT...      MONDAY...

CLOUD COVER                CLOUDY         CLOUDY          MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE             SNOW/RAIN           SNOW           SNOW
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP         34 TO 44       19 TO 29       29 TO 39
WIND                   SW 8 TO 18     NW 6 TO 16    NW 11 TO 21
SNOW AMOUNT              AROUND 5       AROUND 1              1


$$






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