Snow Avalanche Guidance
Issued by NWS Pocatello, ID

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SNOW AVALANCHE GUIDANCE PRODUCT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
333 AM MDT WED APR 1 2015

.DISCUSSION...SHOWERS WILL REMAIN ACROSS THE CENTRAL MOUNTAINS
THROUGH TOMORROW EVENING. THERE WILL BE AN UPTICK IN COVERAGE BOTH
AFTERNOONS. WHILE NOT MENTIONED IN THE WRITTEN FORECAST...WE CAN`T
RULE OUT A THUNDERSTORM OR TWO ESPECIALLY FOR THURSDAY. GUSTY WEST
TO NORTHWEST WINDS WILL SLOWLY DIMINISH THIS MORNING. IT LOOKS
LIKE A QUICK RAMP UP FOR WINDS IS EXPECTED FOR MID AFTERNOON TO
SUNSET...WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH POSSIBLE MAINLY AT RIDGETOP. HIGH
PRESSURE RETURNS FOR A WARMUP HEADING INTO THE WEEKEND.

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

CLOUD COVER                 PCLDY          PCLDY          MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SNOWSHOWERS    SNOWSHOWERS    SNOWSHOWERS
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP               28             18             29
WIND                 NW AROUND 10    W AROUND 17    N AROUND 13
QPF                          0.01           0.00           0.04
SNOW AMOUNT                   0.1            0.0            0.6
PRECIP PROB (%)                35             22             50


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

CLOUD COVER                 PCLDY          PCLDY          MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SNOWSHOWERS    SNOWSHOWERS    SNOWSHOWERS
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP               25             12             26
WIND                 NW AROUND 10   NW AROUND 18    N AROUND 13
QPF                          0.02           0.01           0.05
SNOW AMOUNT                   0.2            0.1            0.7
PRECIP PROB (%)                45             25             51


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

CLOUD COVER                 PCLDY          PCLDY          PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SNOWSHOWERS    SNOWSHOWERS    SNOWSHOWERS
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP               29             17             29
WIND                 NW AROUND 16   NW AROUND 17   NW AROUND 13
QPF                          0.02           0.00           0.04
SNOW AMOUNT                   0.2            0.0            0.5
PRECIP PROB (%)                25             15             43


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

CLOUD COVER                 MCLDY          MCLDY          MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SNOWSHOWERS    SNOWSHOWERS    SNOWSHOWERS
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP               25             13             27
WIND                   W AROUND 8    W AROUND 15     N AROUND 8
QPF                          0.05           0.02           0.06
SNOW AMOUNT                   0.7            0.3            0.8
PRECIP PROB (%)                59             40             50


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

CLOUD COVER                 PCLDY          PCLDY          MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SNOWSHOWERS           NONE        SHOWERS
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP         40 TO 50       22 TO 32       39 TO 49
WIND                  W AROUND 13    W AROUND 22    N AROUND 13
SNOW AMOUNT                 TRACE           NONE          TRACE


...6500 FT TO 8000 FT...
                         TODAY...     TONIGHT...    THURSDAY...

CLOUD COVER                 PCLDY          PCLDY          MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SNOWSHOWERS    SNOWSHOWERS    SNOWSHOWERS
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP         32 TO 42       12 TO 22       32 TO 42
WIND                 NW AROUND 13    W AROUND 20    N AROUND 16
SNOW AMOUNT                 TRACE          TRACE        UP TO 1


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