Snow Avalanche Guidance
Issued by NWS Pocatello, ID

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SNOW AVALANCHE GUIDANCE PRODUCT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
333 AM MST MON DEC 22 2014

.DISCUSSION...LIGHT SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO ACCUMULATE AND WIND WILL
REMAIN STRONG THROUGH TODAY, BUT BY TONIGHT SKIES WILL CLEAR AND
TEMPERATURES WILL COOL STRONGLY UNDER HIGH PRESSURE. NORTHERLY
WIND WILL CONTINUE ON TUESDAY, BUT BY WEDNESDAY SOUTHERLY WIND
WILL RETURN IN ADVANCE OF A MODERATE TO STRONG STORM ARRIVING
CHRISTMAS EVE AND CONTINUING CHRISTMAS DAY.

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

CLOUD COVER                CLOUDY          PCLDY          PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SNOWSHOWERS           NONE           NONE
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP               24             14             26
WIND                 NW AROUND 21    N AROUND 24   NW AROUND 15
QPF                          0.03           NONE           NONE
SNOW AMOUNT                   0.3           NONE           NONE
PRECIP PROB (%)                53              5              5


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

CLOUD COVER                CLOUDY          PCLDY          PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                  SNOW    SNOWSHOWERS           NONE
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP               23              9             30
WIND                  NW 16 TO 26     N 18 TO 28     NW 8 TO 18
QPF                          0.05           0.00           NONE
SNOW AMOUNT                   0.7            0.0           NONE
PRECIP PROB (%)                73             13              7


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

CLOUD COVER                 MCLDY         MCLEAR         MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE                  SNOW           NONE           NONE
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP               21             11             22
WIND                 NW AROUND 17   NW AROUND 13    NW AROUND 7
QPF                          0.02           NONE           NONE
SNOW AMOUNT                   0.2           NONE           NONE
PRECIP PROB (%)                62             10              7


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

CLOUD COVER                CLOUDY          PCLDY          PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SNOWSHOWERS    SNOWSHOWERS           NONE
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP               26             11             30
WIND                  W AROUND 17   NW AROUND 17    NW AROUND 9
QPF                          0.12           0.00           NONE
SNOW AMOUNT                   1.5            0.0           NONE
PRECIP PROB (%)                76             18              6


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

CLOUD COVER                 MCLDY         MCLEAR          PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE               SHOWERS           NONE           NONE
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP         32 TO 41       11 TO 21       26 TO 34
WIND                   NW 7 TO 17     NW 7 TO 17      N 2 TO 12
SNOW AMOUNT                 TRACE           NONE           NONE


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

CLOUD COVER                CLOUDY          PCLDY          PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SNOWSHOWERS           NONE           NONE
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP         28 TO 38        5 TO 15       27 TO 37
WIND                  NW 11 TO 21     N 16 TO 26      N 5 TO 15
SNOW AMOUNT                1 TO 2           NONE           NONE


$$

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