Snow Avalanche Guidance
Issued by NWS Pocatello, ID

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SNOW AVALANCHE GUIDANCE PRODUCT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
422 AM MST SAT FEB 6 2016

.DISCUSSION...A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OVER THE AREA TODAY.
LITTLE SNOW IS EXPECTED WITH UP TO ONE INCH POSSIBLE. LOOK FOR
BREEZY TO MODERATE WINDS. STRONG HIGH PRESSURE RIDGING STARTS
BUILDING INTO THE AREA SUNDAY INTO MONDAY. MOUNTAIN TEMPERATURES
WILL BE IN THE 40S BY MONDAY. EXPECT DRY AND WARM CONDITIONS
THROUGH THE WEEK BEFORE THE RIDGE STARTS TO BREAK DOWN ON
SATURDAY.

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

CLOUD COVER                 MCLDY          PCLDY         MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE                  SNOW           NONE           NONE
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP               28             17             33
WIND                  W AROUND 20    W AROUND 13   NW AROUND 16
QPF                          0.01           NONE           NONE
SNOW AMOUNT                   0.2           NONE           NONE
PRECIP PROB (%)                15              5              5

QPF PROBABILITIES...
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...      SUNDAY...

CLOUD COVER                 MCLDY          PCLDY         MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE                  SNOW           NONE           NONE
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP               25             14             31
WIND                  W AROUND 25   NW AROUND 24   NW AROUND 18
QPF                          0.02           NONE           NONE
SNOW AMOUNT                   0.3           NONE           NONE
PRECIP PROB (%)                20             10              5

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

ESTIMATED PAST 24HR (3AM-3AM) SNOWFALL: 0.7


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

CLOUD COVER                 MCLDY          PCLDY         MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SNOWSHOWERS           NONE           NONE
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP               28             14             35
WIND                  W AROUND 30   NW AROUND 40   NW AROUND 35
QPF                          0.00           NONE           NONE
SNOW AMOUNT                   0.0           NONE           NONE
PRECIP PROB (%)                15              5              0

QPF PROBABILITIES...
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...      SUNDAY...

CLOUD COVER                 MCLDY          PCLDY         MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE                  SNOW           NONE           NONE
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP               30             12             35
WIND                  S AROUND 12    W AROUND 10     S AROUND 5
QPF                          0.02           NONE           NONE
SNOW AMOUNT                   0.3           NONE           NONE
PRECIP PROB (%)                30             10              5

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

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

CLOUD COVER                 MCLDY          PCLDY         MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SNOWSHOWERS           NONE           NONE
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP               28             11             36
WIND                  W AROUND 20   NW AROUND 23   NW AROUND 18
QPF                          0.02           NONE           NONE
SNOW AMOUNT                   0.3           NONE           NONE
PRECIP PROB (%)                20             10              5

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

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

CLOUD COVER                 MCLDY          PCLDY         MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE                  NONE           NONE           NONE
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP         30 TO 37        3 TO 13       30 TO 40
WIND                   NW 5 TO 15      W 6 TO 16    NW 11 TO 21
SNOW AMOUNT                  TRACE          NONE           NONE

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

CLOUD COVER                 MCLDY          PCLDY         MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE                  SNOW           NONE           NONE
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP         29 TO 36        7 TO 17       31 TO 39
WIND                    W 8 TO 18      W 6 TO 16    NW 10 TO 20
SNOW AMOUNT                 .1            NONE           NONE

$$


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