Snow Avalanche Guidance
Issued by NWS Pocatello, ID

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SNOW AVALANCHE GUIDANCE PRODUCT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
329 AM MST MON DEC 5 2016

.DISCUSSION...SNOWFALL IS POSSIBLE STARTING LATE TONIGHT AND INTO
TOMORROW...BUT ACCUMULATIONS SHOULD BE ONLY AROUND 2 TO 4 INCHES.
WINDS DO NOT APPEAR TO BE AN ISSUE THROUGHOUT THE PERIOD AS THEY
WILL BE DIMINISHING THROUGHOUT THE DAY. OTHERWISE, TEMPERATURES
BELOW ZERO CAN BE EXPECTED FOR OVERNIGHT LOWS TONIGHT WITH MUCH
COLDER THAN NORMAL HIGHS.

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

CLOUD COVER                 PCLDY          MCLDY         CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE                  NONE           SNOW           SNOW
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP                8              0              8
WIND                 NW AROUND 12    SW AROUND 6    SW AROUND 5
QPF                          0.00           0.08           0.04
SNOW AMOUNT                   0.0            1.7            0.9
PRECIP PROB (%)                15             40             40

QPF PROBABILITIES...
PROB (%) > 0.25 IN              0             15             10
PROB (%) > 0.50 IN              0             10              5
PROB (%) > 1.00 IN              0              5              5

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

CLOUD COVER                 PCLDY          MCLDY         CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE                  SNOW           SNOW           SNOW
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP                4             -4              4
WIND                 NW AROUND 13    SW AROUND 7    SW AROUND 7
QPF                          0.01           0.10           0.05
SNOW AMOUNT                   0.1            2.0            1.2
PRECIP PROB (%)                20             50             40

QPF PROBABILITIES...
PROB (%) > 0.25 IN              0             20             15
PROB (%) > 0.50 IN              0             10             10
PROB (%) > 1.00 IN              0              5              5

ESTIMATED PAST 24HR (3AM-3AM) SNOWFALL: 11.6


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

CLOUD COVER                 PCLDY          MCLDY         CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE                  NONE    SNOWSHOWERS           SNOW
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP                8              3              7
WIND                 NW AROUND 21     W AROUND 9    S AROUND 10
QPF                          0.00           0.05           0.09
SNOW AMOUNT                   0.0            1.4            2.3
PRECIP PROB (%)                20             60             60

QPF PROBABILITIES...
PROB (%) > 0.25 IN              0              5             20
PROB (%) > 0.50 IN              0              5             10
PROB (%) > 1.00 IN              0              0              5

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

CLOUD COVER                 PCLDY          MCLDY         CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE                  SNOW           SNOW           SNOW
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP               11             -3             14
WIND                   W AROUND 5     S AROUND 6    SW AROUND 3
QPF                          0.01           0.08           0.05
SNOW AMOUNT                   0.3            1.7            1.1
PRECIP PROB (%)                20             45             40

QPF PROBABILITIES...
PROB (%) > 0.25 IN              5             20             15
PROB (%) > 0.50 IN              5             10             10
PROB (%) > 1.00 IN              0              5              5

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

CLOUD COVER                 PCLDY          MCLDY         CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE                  NONE    SNOWSHOWERS           SNOW
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP                9             -1              9
WIND                 NW AROUND 12    SW AROUND 7     S AROUND 9
QPF                          0.00           0.04           0.06
SNOW AMOUNT                   0.0            1.1            1.6
PRECIP PROB (%)                20             55             45

QPF PROBABILITIES...
PROB (%) > 0.25 IN              0              5             15
PROB (%) > 0.50 IN              0              0             10
PROB (%) > 1.00 IN              0              0              5

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

CLOUD COVER                 PCLDY          MCLDY         CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE                  NONE           SNOW           SNOW
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP         20 TO 23        -2 TO 7       18 TO 22
WIND                 NW AROUND 13     S AROUND 7    NW AROUND 7
SNOW AMOUNT                  NONE            1-3         1 TO 2

...6500 FT TO 8000 FT...
                         TODAY...     TONIGHT...     TUESDAY...

CLOUD COVER                 PCLDY          MCLDY         CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE                  SNOW           SNOW           SNOW
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP         11 TO 21        -4 TO 6       10 TO 19
WIND                   NW 4 TO 14     S AROUND 7     W AROUND 7
SNOW AMOUNT                 TRACE            1-3         1 TO 2

$$



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