Snow Avalanche Guidance
Issued by NWS Missoula, MT

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Backcountry Forecast for western Montana and north central Idaho
National Weather Service Missoula MT
427 AM MDT Sun Mar 26 2017

DISCUSSION: Periodic high elevation snow and daytime temperatures
consistently above freezing remains the expectation across the
Northern Rockies during the next week. Several inches of snow
tonight are possible, particularly across north central Idaho.
Another shot at snow is anticipated Wednesday evening through
Thursday, with north central Idaho and southwest Montana having
the greatest chances of 6+ inches accumulation over 5000 feet.

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Elevations above 4,000 FT:

                      Today        Tonight      Mon
Cloud Cover           50%          85%          90%
Hi/Lo Temps           31 to 47     18 to 31     31 to 46
Winds(mph)            SW  7        SW  7        W 14G31
Precip Chc            0            50           70
Precip Type           none         showers      showers
Liquid Amt            0.00         0.08         0.11
Snow Ratio(SLR)       0            14:1         15:1
Snow Amt(in)          0            1-3          1-4

Snow Level            3500         5000         5000

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