Snow Avalanche Guidance
Issued by NWS Missoula, MT

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Backcountry Forecast for western Montana and north central Idaho
National Weather Service Missoula MT
255 AM MST Wed Feb 22 2017

DISCUSSION:
Colder air will settle over the region for the remainder of the
week into the coming weekend with snow levels down to valley
floors. Periodic snow showers will be common, most widespread
during the afternoon hours across the higher terrain.

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Elevations above 4,000 FT:

                      Today        Tonight      Thu
Cloud Cover           90%          80%          85%
Hi/Lo Temps           24 to 36     10 to 18     20 to 31
Winds(mph)            W  7         NW  5        NW  5
Precip Chc            70           50           60
Precip Type           sno/shr      sno/shr      sno/shr
Liquid Amt            0.10         0.05         0.07
Snow Ratio(SLR)       18:1         19:1         20:1
Snow Amt(in)          2-3          1-2          1-2

Snow Level            2500         2000         500

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