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Avalanche Advisory for 2013-02-16 01:34:27
- EXPIRED ON February 17, 2013 @ 1:34 amPublished on February 16, 2013 @ 1:34 am
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Avalanche Problem 1: Wind Slab
Likelihood ?CertainVery LikelyLikelyPossible
Size ?HistoricVery LargeLarge
Weather Observations (last 24 hours): In Mt. Shasta City at 0500, we have clear skies and a current temperature of 28 F.
On Mt. Shasta: In the Old Ski Bowl (7,600') on the south side of Mt. Shasta, we have a current temperature of 34 F. Snow on the ground totals 97" inches with no new snow and little settlement. Temperatures have ranged from 27 F to 47 F in the last 24 hours. At Grey Butte (8,000') on the south side of Mt. Shasta winds averaged 15 mph from the ENE with a max gust of 49 from the E. The current temperature is 32 F and temps have ranged 30 F to 39 F.
Castle/Mt. Eddy: Castle Lake - Castle Lake is hosting a current temp of 37 F. In the last 24 hours temperatures have ranged from 29 F to 40 F. Snow depth measures 45" inches with no new snow and little settlement. On Mt Eddy, we have 61" inches of snow with no new snow and little settlement. The current temperature reads 32 F with temps ranging from 31 F to 39 F in the last 24 hours. Winds have been SE, averaging 2 mph and gusting to 11 mph from the SE.
Weather and Current Conditions
SXUS46 KMFR 151100 RECMFR FORECAST FOR MOUNT SHASTA RECREATIONAL AREA NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR 300 AM PST FRI FEB 15 2013 CAZ082-160400- SOUTH CENTRAL SISKIYOU COUNTY- 300 AM PST FRI FEB 15 2013 .TODAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S TO MID 30S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING WEST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. .SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S TO LOWER 30S. .SUNDAY...COOLER. SUNNY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. .EXTENDED... .WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING. LOWS IN THE 20S. HIGHS 35 TO 45. .TUESDAY...SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 15 TO 25. HIGHS 25 TO 35. .WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY...THEN CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING. LOWS 15 TO 25. HIGHS 25 TO 35. .THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS...THEN CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING. LOWS 15 TO 25. HIGHS 25 TO 35. && TODAY TEMPERATURE / WIND (MPH) 6000 FEET 47 / SW 10 10000 FEET 34 / SW 15 14000 FEET 21 / SW 25 SNOW LEVEL FORECAST TODAY............9500 FEET. TONIGHT..........9500 FEET. SATURDAY.........8000 FEET. SATURDAY NIGHT...6000 FEET. SUNDAY...........4500 FEET. THIS PRODUCT IS ISSUED ONCE A DAY. FOR THE LATEST INFORMATION CHECK THE MORE RECENT FORECAST FOR SOUTH CENTRAL SISKIYOU COUNTY
|Max. temperature in the last 24 hours:||47|
|Average wind direction during the last 24 hours:||ENE|
|Average wind speed during the last 24 hours:||15 mi/hr|
|Maximum wind gust in the last 24 hours:||49 mi/hr|
|New snowfall in the last 24 hours:||0 inches|
|Total snow depth:||97 inches|