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TETON AREA NOWCAST
Issued at 04/23/2014 06:08     Valid until: 04/23/2014 23:59
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CURRENT CONDITIONS (Mountain Weather Past 24 Hours)

At 10,400' Elevation: 5 AM Temp Max Temp Avg Wind Direction Avg. Wind Speed Max Wind Gust
Rendezvous Summit 14 º F 40 South-Southwesterly 25 59
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Location Snowfall/Prec. Total Snow Depth Total Snowfall
At 9,300' Elevation (Raymer Plot) 1"/ 0.14 105" 505"
At 9,580' Elevation (Rendezvous Bowl Plot) 2"/ 0.20" 119" 478"
At 8,800' Elevation (Chief Joseph Plot) 1"/ 0.21" 124" 457"

Mountain Weather Forecast for Today

Cloudy skies with snow showers
Temperature Forecast for 8,000´-9,000´: Rising into the 20s
Ridge Top Wind Forecast for 10,000´: West-southwest at 25 miles per hour with higher gusts
Snowfall Expected Next 24 Hours: 3 to 6

AVALANCHE DANGER MORNING AFTERNOON

Teton Area avalanche hazard rating for 04/23/2014
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GENERAL AVALANCHE ADVISORY

Cold temperatures have mitigated the wet slide hazard. If the weather forecast verifies and we recieve several inches of new snow during the day strong westerly winds will begin to create isolated pockets of shallow soft slab on leeward aspects at the higher elevations.
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