TETON AREA NOWCAST
Issued at 12/19/2014 06:14 Valid until: 12/19/2014 23:59
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CURRENT CONDITIONS (Mountain Weather Past 24 Hours)
|At 10,400' Elevation:
||5 AM Temp
||Avg Wind Direction
||Avg. Wind Speed
||Max Wind Gust
||14 º F
||Total Snow Depth
|At 9,300' Elevation (Raymer Plot)
|At 9,580' Elevation (Rendezvous Bowl Plot)
|At 8,800' Elevation (Chief Joseph Plot)
Mountain Weather Forecast for Today
Periods of light snow are expected today.
|Temperature Forecast for 8,000´-9,000´:
||Rising into the low twenties.
|Ridge Top Wind Forecast for 10,000´:
||Westerly at 15-25 mph.
|Snowfall Expected Next 24 Hours:
AVALANCHE DANGER MORNING AFTERNOON
GENERAL AVALANCHE ADVISORY
Light snow has been falling on hard snow surfaces and surface hoar since Saturday. Over fifteen inches has fallen during that time. Moderate west winds have formed very soft surface slabs. These slabs and loose snow sloughs could be triggered today in steep terrain at the high elevations and to a lesser extent at the mid elevations. Avalanches at the low elevations are unlikely today.
Very soft slabs could be triggered in steep avalanche terrain with depths to eighteen inches.
For further information call 307-733-2664
To report an avalanche observation call 307-739-2607
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