Snow Avalanche Guidance
Issued by NWS Pocatello, ID

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SNOW AVALANCHE GUIDANCE PRODUCT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
322 AM MDT Tue Mar 28 2017

.DISCUSSION...Ridging will prevail today resulting in mostly clear
skies and little chance of snow. North to northwest winds today
will gradually shift west to southwesterly tomorrow as the next
system approaches. As it does, the chances of snow will increase
as early as noon tomorrow. The upcoming weather system is expected
to bring up to 8 inches of snow to the Sawtooth Range through
Friday.

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

Cloud cover                mclear          pcldy          pcldy
Precip type                  NONE           NONE           NONE
Max/Min/Max temp               34             22             39
Wind                  N around 10     W around 5     W around 7
QPF                          None           None           None
Snow amount                  None           None           None
Precip prob (%)                 5              5             15
Snow level (ft)              4500           5600           6300

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

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

Cloud cover                mclear          pcldy          mcldy
Precip type                  NONE           NONE    SNOWSHOWERS
Max/Min/Max temp               31             19             35
Wind                   N around 9    NW around 7     W around 8
QPF                          None           None           0.02
Snow amount                  None           None            0.2
Precip prob (%)                 5             10             25
Snow level (ft)              4400           5500           6600

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

Estimated Past 24hr (3am-3am) snowfall: 0.0


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

Cloud cover                mclear         mclear          mcldy
Precip type                  NONE           NONE           NONE
Max/Min/Max temp               29             26             34
Wind                  N around 15    NW around 9   NW around 14
QPF                          None           None           None
Snow amount                  None           None           None
Precip prob (%)                 0              0             15
Snow level (ft)              4400           5500           6600

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

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

Cloud cover                 pcldy          pcldy          mcldy
Precip type                  NONE           NONE    SNOWSHOWERS
Max/Min/Max temp               44             20             47
Wind                  NE around 2    NW around 5     S around 3
QPF                          None           None           0.02
Snow amount                  None           None            0.0
Precip prob (%)                 5             10             25
Snow level (ft)              4200           5400           6500

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

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

Cloud cover                mclear         mclear          mcldy
Precip type                  NONE           NONE           SNOW
Max/Min/Max temp               33             23             39
Wind                  N around 14     N around 7     W around 9
QPF                          None           None           0.03
Snow amount                  None           None            0.0
Precip prob (%)                 0              0             25
Snow level (ft)              4300           5500           6700

QPF Probabilities...
PROB (%) > 0.10 IN              0              0             13
PROB (%) > 0.25 IN              0              0             10
PROB (%) > 0.50 IN              0              0              5
PROB (%) > 1.00 IN              0              0              5

$$
**********SUN VALLEY AREA FORECAST**********
...valleys to 6500 ft...
                         Today...     Tonight...   Wednesday...

Cloud cover                mclear          pcldy          pcldy
Precip type                  NONE           NONE           NONE
Max/Min/Max temp         44 to 48       21 to 29       46 to 50
Wind                 NW around 12     W around 7    NW around 8
Snow amount                  NONE           NONE           NONE

...6500 ft to 8000 ft...
                         Today...     Tonight...   Wednesday...

Cloud cover                mclear          pcldy          pcldy
Precip type                  NONE           NONE        SHOWERS
Max/Min/Max temp         36 to 46       18 to 26       40 to 49
Wind                 NW around 12     W around 6    NW around 8
Snow amount                  NONE           NONE          TRACE

$$



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