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TETON AREA NOWCAST
Issued at 11/18/2018 06:36     Valid until: 11/18/2018 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 15 º F 25 Northwesterly 8 27
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Location Snowfall/Prec. Total Snow Depth Total Snowfall
At 9,300' Elevation (Raymer Plot) 0.1"/ 0.01 30" 58"
At 9,580' Elevation (Rendezvous Bowl Plot) 0.1"/ 0.01" 23" 62"
At 8,800' Elevation (Chief Joseph Plot) 0.1"/ 0.01" 27" 69"

Mountain Weather Forecast for Today

Expect mostly clear skies above low level clouds and valley fog.
Temperature Forecast for 8,000´-9,000´: Rising into the mid 20s.
Ridge Top Wind Forecast for 10,000´: Northwesterly at 10 to 20 miles per hour.
Snowfall Expected Next 24 Hours: 0

AVALANCHE DANGER MORNING AFTERNOON

Teton Area avalanche hazard rating for 11/18/2018
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GENERAL AVALANCHE ADVISORY

The snowpack is mostly stable above 8,500 feet. Up there, backcountry travelers might be able to trigger an isolated pocket of shallow soft slab or loose snow sluff in very steep, avalanche prone terrain. As the day warms, the chance for loose slides involving yesterday’s snowfall will increase on sunlit aspects. Below 8,500 feet, snow depths are insufficient for avalanche activity.
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