Snow Avalanche Guidance
Issued by NWS Pocatello, ID

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SNOW AVALANCHE GUIDANCE PRODUCT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
315 AM MST THU JAN 19 2017

.DISCUSSION...SNOWFALL WILL BE ONGOING THROUGH THE MORNING WITH
AN ADDITIONAL 2 TO 4 INCHES EXPECTED. THE AREA SHOULD SEE A
BREAK IN THE SNOWFALL THIS AFTERNOON, WITH MAYBE SOME LIGHT
SNOWSHOWERS POSSIBLE THROUGH THE EVENING.

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

CLOUD COVER                CLOUDY         CLOUDY          MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                  SNOW           SNOW           SNOW
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP               26             12             21
WIND                   S AROUND 7    SW AROUND 6     W AROUND 7
QPF                          0.09           0.02           0.02
SNOW AMOUNT                   1.2            0.4            0.3
PRECIP PROB (%)                80             30             40

QPF PROBABILITIES...
PROB (%) > 0.10 IN             49             12              7
PROB (%) > 0.25 IN             15              5              5
PROB (%) > 0.50 IN              5              5              0
PROB (%) > 1.00 IN              0              0              0

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

CLOUD COVER                CLOUDY         CLOUDY          MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                  SNOW           SNOW           SNOW
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP               20             10             17
WIND                 NE AROUND 11    SW AROUND 6    SW AROUND 7
QPF                          0.13           0.04           0.03
SNOW AMOUNT                   1.9            0.5            0.3
PRECIP PROB (%)                85             35             40

QPF PROBABILITIES...
PROB (%) > 0.10 IN             64             18             11
PROB (%) > 0.25 IN             25             10              5
PROB (%) > 0.50 IN              5              5              5
PROB (%) > 1.00 IN              0              5              5

ESTIMATED PAST 24HR (3AM-3AM) SNOWFALL: 5.7


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

CLOUD COVER                CLOUDY          MCLDY          MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                  SNOW    SNOWSHOWERS           SNOW
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP               23             14             18
WIND                  W AROUND 17     W AROUND 7   SW AROUND 10
QPF                          0.17           0.01           0.02
SNOW AMOUNT                   1.8            0.1            0.2
PRECIP PROB (%)                95             25             50

QPF PROBABILITIES...
PROB (%) > 0.10 IN             81              7              7
PROB (%) > 0.25 IN             40              5              5
PROB (%) > 0.50 IN             10              0              5
PROB (%) > 1.00 IN              0              0              0

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

CLOUD COVER                CLOUDY         CLOUDY          MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                  SNOW           SNOW           SNOW
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP               27             10             23
WIND                   N AROUND 9     S AROUND 6    SE AROUND 6
QPF                          0.11           0.03           0.00
SNOW AMOUNT                   1.5            0.4            0.1
PRECIP PROB (%)                80             35             30

QPF PROBABILITIES...
PROB (%) > 0.10 IN             56             16              0
PROB (%) > 0.25 IN             20             10              0
PROB (%) > 0.50 IN              5              5              0
PROB (%) > 1.00 IN              0              5              0

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

CLOUD COVER                CLOUDY          MCLDY          MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                  SNOW    SNOWSHOWERS           SNOW
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP               24             12             18
WIND                   N AROUND 9     W AROUND 3     S AROUND 8
QPF                          0.12           0.02           0.00
SNOW AMOUNT                   1.3            0.2            0.1
PRECIP PROB (%)                85             30             45

QPF PROBABILITIES...
PROB (%) > 0.10 IN             61             12              0
PROB (%) > 0.25 IN             20              5              0
PROB (%) > 0.50 IN              5              5              0
PROB (%) > 1.00 IN              0              0              0

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

CLOUD COVER                CLOUDY         CLOUDY          MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                  SNOW           SNOW           SNOW
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP         28 TO 32        8 TO 13       25 TO 28
WIND                  NW AROUND 7    SW AROUND 6   NW AROUND 10
SNOW AMOUNT                1 TO 2    LESS THAN 1    LESS THAN 1

...6500 FT TO 8000 FT...
                         TODAY...     TONIGHT...      FRIDAY...

CLOUD COVER                CLOUDY         CLOUDY          MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                  SNOW           SNOW           SNOW
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP         25 TO 29        7 TO 13       21 TO 25
WIND                  SW AROUND 7    SW AROUND 6    NW AROUND 9
SNOW AMOUNT              AROUND 2         1 TO 2         1 TO 2

$$



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