Snow Avalanche Guidance
Issued by NWS Pocatello, ID

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SNOW AVALANCHE GUIDANCE PRODUCT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
436 AM MST SAT NOV 22 2014

.DISCUSSION...A MOIST PACIFIC STORM HAS MOVED INTO THE AREA
THIS MORNING WITH 5 TO 6 INCHES OF SNOW ALREADY. EXPECT 10 TO 14
INCHES OF TOTAL SNOW. A WINTER WEATHER WARNING IS IN EFFECT UNTIL
5 PM TODAY. EXPECT MODERATE WINDS AS WELL TODAY PARTICULARLY IN
THE AFTERNOON. SNOW WILL TAPER OFF SATURDAY NIGHT BEFORE COMING
BACK SUNDAY LATE AFTERNOON INTO THE EVENING IN MOIST NORTHWEST
FLOW.

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

CLOUD COVER                CLOUDY          MCLDY          MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                  SNOW           SNOW           SNOW
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP               31             15             23
WIND                 SW  35 TO 45   NW AROUND 20   NW AROUND 15
QPF                          0.24           0.03           0.02
SNOW AMOUNT                   3.2            0.5            0.2
PRECIP PROB (%)               100             39             36


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

CLOUD COVER                CLOUDY         CLOUDY          MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                  SNOW           SNOW           SNOW
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP               30             10             23
WIND                    SW 40 TO 50    NW AROUND 25   NW AROUND 14
QPF                          0.37           0.06           0.05
SNOW AMOUNT                   4.7            1.0            0.7
PRECIP PROB (%)               100             54             53


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

CLOUD COVER                CLOUDY          MCLDY          MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                  SNOW    SNOWSHOWERS    SNOWSHOWERS
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP               33             17             23
WIND                  SW 45 TO 55    NW AROUND 40   NW AROUND 20
QPF                          0.45           0.04           0.03
SNOW AMOUNT                   5.6            0.5            0.3
PRECIP PROB (%)               100             49             40


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

CLOUD COVER                CLOUDY         CLOUDY         CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE                  SNOW           SNOW           SNOW
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP               29             16             22
WIND                 SW AROUND 25    W AROUND 18     W AROUND 7
QPF                          0.39           0.07           0.06
SNOW AMOUNT                   5.0            1.1            0.9
PRECIP PROB (%)               100             60             56


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

CLOUD COVER                CLOUDY          MCLDY          MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                  SNOW           SNOW           SNOW
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP         35 TO 40       14 TO 21       28 TO 35
WIND                  SW 15 TO 25     NW 7 TO 17   NW AROUND 12
SNOW AMOUNT              AROUND 4         1 TO 2          TRACE


...6500 FT TO 8000 FT...
                         TODAY...     TONIGHT...      SUNDAY...

CLOUD COVER                CLOUDY          MCLDY          MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                  SNOW           SNOW           SNOW
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP         29 TO 37       11 TO 20       23 TO 31
WIND                  SW 25 TO 35   NW AROUND 16   NW AROUND 14
SNOW AMOUNT                   4-6         1 TO 2         1 TO 2


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