Snow Avalanche Guidance
Issued by NWS Pocatello, ID

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SNOW AVALANCHE GUIDANCE PRODUCT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
333 AM MST Fri Nov 17 2017

.DISCUSSION...Snowshowers are likely today as a low pressure
system slowly departs the region. Additional snow amounts will be
relatively light. Dry weather likely for Saturday into Sunday.

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

Cloud cover                 pcldy         mclear         mclear
Precip type           SNOWSHOWERS           NONE           NONE
Max/Min/Max temp               22             10             22
Wind                 NW around 10   NW around 15     N around 8
QPF                          0.02           None           None
Snow amount                   0.2           None           None
Precip prob (%)                35              5              5
Snow level (ft)              3300           1900           3000

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

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

Cloud cover                 mcldy          pcldy         mclear
Precip type           SNOWSHOWERS    SNOWSHOWERS           NONE
Max/Min/Max temp               18              5             21
Wind                 NW around 13   NW around 17     W around 8
QPF                          0.04           0.00           None
Snow amount                   1.0            0.0           None
Precip prob (%)                55             15              5
Snow level (ft)              3200           2000           3300

QPF Probabilities...
PROB (%) > 0.10 IN             26              0              0
PROB (%) > 0.25 IN             10              0              0
PROB (%) > 0.50 IN              5              0              0
PROB (%) > 1.00 IN              0              0              0

Estimated Past 24hr (3am-3am) snowfall: 10.7


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

Cloud cover                 mcldy         mclear         mclear
Precip type           SNOWSHOWERS           NONE           NONE
Max/Min/Max temp               19             13             25
Wind                 NW around 22   NW around 23   NW around 13
QPF                          0.08           None           None
Snow amount                   1.3           None           None
Precip prob (%)                50              5              0
Snow level (ft)              3500           2300           3100

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

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

Cloud cover                 mcldy          pcldy         mclear
Precip type           SNOWSHOWERS    SNOWSHOWERS           NONE
Max/Min/Max temp               24              8             27
Wind                   W around 7     W around 9    SW around 6
QPF                          0.08           0.02           None
Snow amount                   1.7            0.2           None
Precip prob (%)                60             20              5
Snow level (ft)              3100           2200           3300

QPF Probabilities...
PROB (%) > 0.10 IN             40             11              0
PROB (%) > 0.25 IN             20              5              0
PROB (%) > 0.50 IN             10              5              0
PROB (%) > 1.00 IN              5              5              0

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

Cloud cover                 mcldy          pcldy         mclear
Precip type           SNOWSHOWERS           NONE           NONE
Max/Min/Max temp               20             11             25
Wind                 NW around 15   NW around 15    NW around 9
QPF                          0.07           None           None
Snow amount                   1.3           None           None
Precip prob (%)                60             15              0
Snow level (ft)              3300           2100           3100

QPF Probabilities...
PROB (%) > 0.10 IN             37              0              0
PROB (%) > 0.25 IN             15              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...    Saturday...

Cloud cover                 pcldy         mclear         mclear
Precip type           SNOWSHOWERS           NONE           NONE
Max/Min/Max temp         30 to 38       10 to 20       29 to 38
Wind                  W around 10     NW 6 to 16     N around 8
Snow amount                 TRACE           NONE           NONE

...6500 ft to 8000 ft...
                         Today...     Tonight...    Saturday...

Cloud cover                 mcldy         mclear         mclear
Precip type           SNOWSHOWERS           NONE           NONE
Max/Min/Max temp         24 to 34        7 to 15       25 to 35
Wind                 NW around 13     NW 6 to 16    N around 10
Snow amount                1 to 2           NONE           NONE

$$


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