Snow Avalanche Guidance
Issued by NWS Pocatello, ID

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SNOW AVALANCHE GUIDANCE PRODUCT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
426 AM MST SUN FEB 1 2015

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE RIDGING REMAINS IN PLACE. EXPECT
A SYSTEM TO MOVE THROUGH IN NORTHWEST FLOW LATER TODAY. LOOK FOR
1 TO 5 INCHES OF SNOW. SOUTHERN AREAS WILL SEE 1 TO 2 INCHES OF
SNOW AND NORTHERN AREAS ACROSS THE SAWTOOTHS WILL SEE 3 TO 5
INCHES PARTICULARLY ACROSS AREAS THAT FAVOR NORTHWEST FLOW.
ANOTHER SYSTEM WILL MOVE THROUGH LATE MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.
EXPECT 5 TO 8 INCHES OF SNOW WITH THIS SYSTEM.

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

CLOUD COVER                 MCLDY         CLOUDY          MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                  SNOW           SNOW           SNOW
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP               30             23             29
WIND                  NW AROUND 8     W AROUND 7   NW AROUND 15
QPF                          0.01           0.02           0.03
SNOW AMOUNT                   0.1            0.2            0.4
PRECIP PROB (%)                22             28             65


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

CLOUD COVER                CLOUDY         CLOUDY          MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                  SNOW           SNOW           SNOW
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP               29             19             32
WIND                  NW AROUND 8    W AROUND 10   NW AROUND 20
QPF                          0.03           0.06           0.10
SNOW AMOUNT                   0.4            0.8            1.6
PRECIP PROB (%)                51             51             72


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

CLOUD COVER                CLOUDY          MCLDY          MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                  SNOW           SNOW           SNOW
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP               30             25             33
WIND                 NW AROUND 18    W AROUND 25   NW AROUND 35
QPF                          0.00           0.03           0.14
SNOW AMOUNT                   0.1            0.4            1.8
PRECIP PROB (%)                32             33             68


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

CLOUD COVER                CLOUDY         CLOUDY         CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE                  SNOW           SNOW           SNOW
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP               32             22             30
WIND                   W AROUND 3    SW AROUND 8     W AROUND 6
QPF                          0.04           0.09           0.12
SNOW AMOUNT                   0.6            1.3            1.9
PRECIP PROB (%)                57             57             83


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

CLOUD COVER                 MCLDY          MCLDY          MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                  SNOW           SNOW      SNOW/RAIN
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP         28 TO 38       19 TO 27       35 TO 40
WIND                   N AROUND 8    SW AROUND 7   NW AROUND 10
SNOW AMOUNT                 TRACE          TRACE          TRACE


...6500 FT TO 8000 FT...
                         TODAY...     TONIGHT...      MONDAY...

CLOUD COVER                 MCLDY         CLOUDY          MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                  SNOW           SNOW           SNOW
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP         32 TO 42       17 TO 27       31 TO 41
WIND                  NW AROUND 8    SW AROUND 7   NW AROUND 12
SNOW AMOUNT                 TRACE         1 TO 2       AROUND 2


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