Snow Avalanche Guidance
Issued by NWS Pocatello, ID

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SNOW AVALANCHE GUIDANCE PRODUCT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
336 AM MDT MON MAR 30 2015

.DISCUSSION...WARM CONDITIONS CONTINUE THROUGH TOMORROW. THAT IS
WHEN A COLD FRONT ARRIVES THAT WILL TRIGGER SHOWERS AND A FEW
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG AND AHEAD OF IT. BEHIND IT...MUCH COLDER AIR
ARRIVES THAT WILL DROP SNOW LEVELS TO THE VALLEY BOTTOMS. RIGHT
NOW...IT LOOKS LIKE MOST OF THE RAIN AND SNOW WILL FALL FROM
AROUND STANLEY AND ON THE NORTH FROM THERE. THE AREA FROM AROUND
GALENA NORTH TO STANLEY SHOULD SEE ANYWHERE FROM 0.05-0.2 INCHES
OF RAIN OR LIQUID EQUIVALENT. SNOW AMOUNTS WILL RANGE FROM 0.5-2.0
INCHES. WINDS WILL BE STRONGEST FROM AROUND 4PM TUESDAY TO 3 AM WEDNESDAY
WITH WINDS OF 15-30 MPH SUSTAINED AND GUSTS POSSIBLY REACHING 40
MPH. WE COULD SEE ISOLATED GUSTS TO 50 MPH AT/ABOVE 9000FT.

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

CLOUD COVER                MCLEAR          PCLDY          PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                  NONE           NONE          TSTMS
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP               50             36             44
WIND                   W AROUND 8     S AROUND 8   SW AROUND 14
QPF                          NONE           NONE           0.01
SNOW AMOUNT                  NONE           NONE            0.0
PRECIP PROB (%)                 0              0             25


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

CLOUD COVER                MCLEAR          PCLDY          PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                  NONE           NONE          TSTMS
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP               48             33             42
WIND                   W AROUND 6    S AROUND 10   SW AROUND 17
QPF                          NONE           NONE           0.05
SNOW AMOUNT                  NONE           NONE            0.3
PRECIP PROB (%)                 0              0             47


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

CLOUD COVER                MCLEAR          PCLDY          PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                  NONE           NONE        SHOWERS
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP               49             36             44
WIND                  NW AROUND 9    SE AROUND 8    W AROUND 15
QPF                          NONE           NONE           0.03
SNOW AMOUNT                  NONE           NONE            0.1
PRECIP PROB (%)                 0              0             30


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

CLOUD COVER                MCLEAR          PCLDY          PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                  NONE           NONE          TSTMS
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP               48             33             43
WIND                  SW AROUND 3   SW AROUND 10   SW AROUND 14
QPF                          NONE           NONE           0.06
SNOW AMOUNT                  NONE           NONE            0.4
PRECIP PROB (%)                 0              0             57


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

CLOUD COVER                MCLEAR          PCLDY          PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                  NONE           NONE          TSTMS
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP         59 TO 69       36 TO 46       57 TO 67
WIND                 NW AROUND 13    S AROUND 10   NW AROUND 13
SNOW AMOUNT                  NONE           NONE          TRACE


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

CLOUD COVER                MCLEAR          PCLDY          PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                  NONE           NONE          TSTMS
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP         53 TO 63       31 TO 41       50 TO 60
WIND                 NW AROUND 10   SW AROUND 12    W AROUND 14
SNOW AMOUNT                  NONE           NONE          TRACE


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