Snow Avalanche Guidance
Issued by NWS Pocatello, ID

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SNOW AVALANCHE GUIDANCE PRODUCT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
406 AM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

.DISCUSSION...THE RECENT COOL PATTERN WILL CONTINUE FOR SEVERAL
MORE DAYS WITH ONLY LIGHT SNOW EXPECTED IN THE NORTHERLY FLOW
ALOFT. MOISTURE LIMITED SO SNOW SHOWERS ARE EXPECTED TO ONLY BRING
IN THE RANGE OF 1 TO 3 INCHES THROUGH SATURDAY.

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

CLOUD COVER                CLOUDY         CLOUDY          MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                  SNOW           SNOW           SNOW
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP               22             18             20
WIND                  NW AROUND 5     S AROUND 3     N AROUND 5
QPF                          0.05           0.04           0.02
SNOW AMOUNT                   0.8            0.6            0.2
PRECIP PROB (%)                45             40             35


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

CLOUD COVER                CLOUDY         CLOUDY         CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE                  SNOW           SNOW           SNOW
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP               20             13             19
WIND                   W AROUND 5     S AROUND 5     E AROUND 7
QPF                          0.05           0.04           0.03
SNOW AMOUNT                   1.1            0.9            0.7
PRECIP PROB (%)                57             51             51


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

CLOUD COVER                CLOUDY         CLOUDY          MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SNOWSHOWERS    SNOWSHOWERS    SNOWSHOWERS
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP               26             19             26
WIND                   W AROUND 9    E AROUND 15   NE AROUND 20
QPF                          0.01           0.05           0.10
SNOW AMOUNT                   0.1            0.7            1.3
PRECIP PROB (%)                50             60             60


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

CLOUD COVER                CLOUDY         CLOUDY          MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                  SNOW           SNOW           SNOW
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP               29             19             25
WIND                   E AROUND 2    NW AROUND 3     E AROUND 3
QPF                          0.08           0.05           0.02
SNOW AMOUNT                   1.1            0.8            0.3
PRECIP PROB (%)                55             47             36


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

CLOUD COVER                CLOUDY         CLOUDY          MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                  SNOW           SNOW           SNOW
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP         33 TO 39       21 TO 31       30 TO 38
WIND                   N AROUND 8    E AROUND 10      N 5 TO 15
SNOW AMOUNT           LESS THAN 1         1 TO 2    LESS THAN 1


...6500 FT TO 8000 FT...
                         TODAY...     TONIGHT...    SATURDAY...

CLOUD COVER                CLOUDY         CLOUDY          MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                  SNOW           SNOW           SNOW
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP         27 TO 37       13 TO 23       24 TO 34
WIND                  NW AROUND 6     S AROUND 6   NW AROUND 10
SNOW AMOUNT              AROUND 1         1 TO 2         1 TO 2


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