Snow Avalanche Guidance
Issued by NWS Pocatello, ID

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SNOW AVALANCHE GUIDANCE PRODUCT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
333 AM MST SUN DEC 4 2016

.DISCUSSION...A COLD FRONT WILL PASS THROUGH THE AREA THIS
EVENING. SNOWFALL WILL INCREASE IN INTENSITY LATER THIS MORNING
WITH WINDS INCREASING THROUGHOUT THE DAY. THEREFORE EXPECT
MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW WITH BLOWING SNOW HEADING INTO THE LATE
EVENING. SNOW WILL SUBSIDE THIS EVENING AND COLD TEMPERATURES WILL
RUSH IN BEHIND THE FRONT.

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

CLOUD COVER                CLOUDY          MCLDY          PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                  SNOW           SNOW           SNOW
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP               23              2              9
WIND                   W AROUND 9    W AROUND 12   NW AROUND 12
QPF                          0.30           0.17           0.00
SNOW AMOUNT                   3.6            2.9            0.0
PRECIP PROB (%)                90             80             25

QPF PROBABILITIES...
PROB (%) > 0.25 IN             55             40              0
PROB (%) > 0.50 IN             20             15              0
PROB (%) > 1.00 IN              5              5              0

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

CLOUD COVER                CLOUDY          MCLDY          PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                  SNOW           SNOW           SNOW
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP               20             -3              4
WIND                  W AROUND 16    W AROUND 21   NW AROUND 13
QPF                          0.45           0.27           0.00
SNOW AMOUNT                   5.9            5.4            0.0
PRECIP PROB (%)               100             95             30

QPF PROBABILITIES...
PROB (%) > 0.25 IN             80             65              0
PROB (%) > 0.50 IN             40             25              0
PROB (%) > 1.00 IN             10              5              0

ESTIMATED PAST 24HR (3AM-3AM) SNOWFALL: 1.7


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

CLOUD COVER                CLOUDY         CLOUDY          PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                  SNOW    SNOWSHOWERS           SNOW
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP               24              4              9
WIND                  W AROUND 29    W AROUND 35   NW AROUND 23
QPF                          0.62           0.18           0.00
SNOW AMOUNT                   8.4            2.7            0.1
PRECIP PROB (%)               100            100             30

QPF PROBABILITIES...
PROB (%) > 0.25 IN             90             40              0
PROB (%) > 0.50 IN             65             10              0
PROB (%) > 1.00 IN             25              0              0

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

CLOUD COVER                CLOUDY          MCLDY          PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                  SNOW           SNOW           SNOW
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP               28              0             11
WIND                  S AROUND 10   SW AROUND 14    NW AROUND 5
QPF                          0.43           0.24           0.00
SNOW AMOUNT                   4.5            3.9            0.0
PRECIP PROB (%)               100             90             30

QPF PROBABILITIES...
PROB (%) > 0.25 IN             75             55              0
PROB (%) > 0.50 IN             40             25              0
PROB (%) > 1.00 IN             10              5              0

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

CLOUD COVER                CLOUDY         CLOUDY          MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                  SNOW    SNOWSHOWERS           SNOW
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP               23              0             11
WIND                 SW AROUND 18    W AROUND 25   NW AROUND 14
QPF                          0.55           0.20           0.00
SNOW AMOUNT                   7.7            3.0            0.1
PRECIP PROB (%)               100            100             30

QPF PROBABILITIES...
PROB (%) > 0.25 IN             90             45              0
PROB (%) > 0.50 IN             55             15              0
PROB (%) > 1.00 IN             15              5              0

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

CLOUD COVER                CLOUDY          MCLDY          PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                  SNOW           SNOW           SNOW
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP         34 TO 38        1 TO 10       19 TO 24
WIND                   W AROUND 8    S AROUND 10   NW AROUND 15
SNOW AMOUNT                   1-3            1-3          TRACE

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

CLOUD COVER                CLOUDY          MCLDY          PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                  SNOW           SNOW           SNOW
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP         25 TO 35        -2 TO 8       10 TO 20
WIND                  W AROUND 12   SW AROUND 16   NW AROUND 15
SNOW AMOUNT                   5-7            4-6          TRACE

$$


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