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FWUS46 KMFR 261201  
AVGMFR  
 
AVALANCHE WEATHER GUIDANCE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR  
401 AM PST FRI FEB 26 2021  
 
   
..MT. SHASTA SKI BOWL (7,850 FT)
 
 
DATE FRIDAY 02/26 SATURDAY 02/27  
TIME (LT) 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06  
 
CLOUD COVER FW FW SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC FW FW FW CL CL CL CL  
CLOUD COVER (%) 10 15 35 40 30 15 20 25 30 30 25 10 10 5 5 5 5  
TEMPERATURE 26 26 25 23 19 19 19 18 18 21 24 26 25 24 24 26 25  
MAX/MIN TEMP 28 16 27 23  
WIND DIR NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW N N N N N N N  
WIND (MPH) 32 42 48 43 44 48 46 46 52 52 42 35 36 36 29 29 29  
WIND GUST (MPH) 51 67 74 69 71 77 72 72 84 85 67 56 58 58 47 47 47  
PRECIP PROB (%) 30 30 30 20 20 20 20 20 20 20 20 5 5 5 5 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE S S S S S S S S S S  
12 HOUR QPF 0.02 0.03 0.01 0.00  
12 HOUR SNOW 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.0  
12 HOUR ICE MM MM MM MM  
SNOW LEVEL (KFT) 3 3 4 4 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 3 3 3 3 2 3  
 
   
..MT. SHASTA BUNNY FLAT (6,930 FT)
 
 
DATE FRIDAY 02/26 SATURDAY 02/27  
TIME (LT) 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06  
 
CLOUD COVER FW FW SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC FW FW FW CL CL CL FW  
CLOUD COVER (%) 10 20 35 35 35 20 20 25 35 35 25 10 10 5 5 5 5  
TEMPERATURE 26 27 27 27 23 19 20 20 20 23 28 32 27 24 24 24 24  
MAX/MIN TEMP 32 19 32 22  
WIND DIR NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW N N N N N N  
WIND (MPH) 21 28 32 28 29 32 31 29 35 35 27 24 24 24 19 19 19  
WIND GUST (MPH) 33 42 48 43 44 48 46 44 52 52 41 35 36 36 29 29 29  
PRECIP PROB (%) 30 30 30 20 20 20 20 20 20 20 20 5 5 5 5 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE S S S S S S S S S S  
12 HOUR QPF 0.02 0.03 0.01 0.00  
12 HOUR SNOW 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.0  
12 HOUR ICE MM MM MM MM  
SNOW LEVEL (KFT) 2 2 4 4 4 2 2 2 2 2 2 3 3 3 3 2 3  
 
   
..MT. SHASTA GRAY BUTTE (7,790 FT)
 
 
DATE FRIDAY 02/26 SATURDAY 02/27  
TIME (LT) 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06  
 
CLOUD COVER FW FW SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC FW FW FW FW CL CL CL  
CLOUD COVER (%) 10 15 30 35 25 15 20 20 30 30 25 15 10 5 5 5 5  
TEMPERATURE 27 25 25 23 19 19 19 18 19 21 24 26 25 24 24 26 25  
MAX/MIN TEMP 27 16 27 23  
WIND DIR NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW N N N N N N N  
WIND (MPH) 32 42 47 43 44 48 46 46 52 52 42 35 36 36 29 29 29  
WIND GUST (MPH) 51 67 74 69 71 77 72 72 84 85 67 56 58 58 47 47 47  
PRECIP PROB (%) 30 30 30 20 20 20 20 20 20 20 20 5 5 5 5 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE S S S S S S S S S S  
12 HOUR QPF 0.02 0.02 0.00 0.00  
12 HOUR SNOW 0.1 0.2 0.0 0.0  
12 HOUR ICE MM MM MM MM  
SNOW LEVEL (KFT) 3 3 4 4 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 3 3 3 3 2 3  
 
   
..MT. SHASTA HELEN LAKE (10,450 FT)
 
 
DATE FRIDAY 02/26 SATURDAY 02/27  
TIME (LT) 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06  
 
CLOUD COVER FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW CL CL CL CL  
CLOUD COVER (%) 10 25 45 45 40 35 30 35 45 40 30 15 5 5 5 5 5  
TEMPERATURE 21 21 19 17 15 14 14 14 14 15 18 20 21 20 20 20 20  
MAX/MIN TEMP 21 13 21 20  
WIND DIR NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW N N N N N N N  
WIND (MPH) 49 62 72 72 72 74 71 72 81 82 69 63 58 58 47 47 46  
WIND GUST (MPH) 89109115115115115115115115115115115113113 88 88 86  
PRECIP PROB (%) 30 30 30 20 20 20 20 20 20 20 20 5 5 5 5 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE S S S S S S S S S S  
12 HOUR QPF 0.04 0.03 0.01 0.00  
12 HOUR SNOW 0.3 0.3 0.1 0.0  
12 HOUR ICE MM MM MM MM  
SNOW LEVEL (KFT) 2 2 4 4 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 3  
 
   
..ASH CREEK BUTTE (7,500 FT)
 
 
DATE FRIDAY 02/26 SATURDAY 02/27  
TIME (LT) 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06  
 
CLOUD COVER FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW CL CL CL FW  
CLOUD COVER (%) 15 20 40 45 30 30 30 35 40 35 25 20 10 5 5 5 5  
TEMPERATURE 23 24 26 25 21 18 17 17 18 20 25 28 25 21 20 20 20  
MAX/MIN TEMP 28 16 29 18  
WIND DIR NW NW W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW N N N N N N NE  
WIND (MPH) 26 33 39 35 35 35 35 35 41 44 39 28 28 28 24 24 24  
WIND GUST (MPH) 40 50 58 54 54 54 52 52 62 66 58 42 43 43 35 35 35  
PRECIP PROB (%) 20 20 20 20 20 20 20 20 20 20 20 5 5 5 5 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE S S S S S S S S S S  
12 HOUR QPF 0.02 0.03 0.01 0.00  
12 HOUR SNOW 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.0  
12 HOUR ICE MM MM MM MM  
SNOW LEVEL (KFT) 2 2 4 4 4 3 2 2 2 2 2 3 3 3 2 2 2  
 
   
..CASTLE LAKE (5,440 FT)
 
 
DATE FRIDAY 02/26 SATURDAY 02/27  
TIME (LT) 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06  
 
CLOUD COVER FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC FW FW FW CL CL CL CL  
CLOUD COVER (%) 15 15 20 15 10 10 15 25 40 30 20 10 5 5 0 0 5  
TEMPERATURE 27 32 37 34 28 25 24 24 24 27 34 34 29 26 26 26 25  
MAX/MIN TEMP 39 22 38 24  
WIND DIR N N N NW NW NW N N N N N N N N N N NE  
WIND (MPH) 11 18 19 19 19 19 12 16 10 23 25 19 12 12 8 8 6  
WIND GUST (MPH) 17 27 29 29 29 31 20 24 16 34 37 29 19 19  
PRECIP PROB (%) 20 20 20 20 20 10 20 20 20 10 10 5 5 5 5 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE S S S S S S  
12 HOUR QPF 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
12 HOUR SNOW 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0  
12 HOUR ICE MM MM MM MM  
SNOW LEVEL (KFT) 2 2 4 4 4 3 2 2 2 2 2 3 3 3 2 2 2  
 
   
..MT. EDDY BOWL (6,500 FT)
 
 
DATE FRIDAY 02/26 SATURDAY 02/27  
TIME (LT) 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06  
 
CLOUD COVER FW FW SC SC FW FW FW SC BK SC SC FW FW FW CL CL CL  
CLOUD COVER (%) 15 20 30 30 20 15 25 35 55 50 35 20 10 5 5 5 5  
TEMPERATURE 27 29 32 31 25 23 20 20 22 24 30 34 29 26 25 25 24  
MAX/MIN TEMP 34 19 35 21  
WIND DIR NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW N N N N N N  
WIND (MPH) 24 32 37 33 33 35 35 33 37 37 31 31 27 27 23 23 23  
WIND GUST (MPH) 40 51 62 55 55 58 57 54 61 62 49 50 44 44 36 36 37  
PRECIP PROB (%) 30 30 30 20 20 20 20 20 20 10 10 5 5 5 5 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE S S S S S S S S  
12 HOUR QPF 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
12 HOUR SNOW 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0  
12 HOUR ICE MM MM MM MM  
SNOW LEVEL (KFT) 2 2 4 4 4 3 2 2 2 2 2 3 3 3 2 2 2  
 
   
..MT. ASHLAND (6,800 FT)
 
 
DATE FRIDAY 02/26 SATURDAY 02/27  
TIME (LT) 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06  
 
CLOUD COVER BK OV OV BK BK OV BK OV OV OV BK BK SC FW FW FW FW  
CLOUD COVER (%) 60 70 85 70 55 70 70 75 80 80 70 55 40 25 10 15 20  
TEMPERATURE 26 25 25 24 22 21 22 22 22 20 25 28 25 24 24 22 22  
MAX/MIN TEMP 28 19 31 20  
WIND DIR NW W W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW N N N NE NE NE  
WIND (MPH) 28 29 29 23 24 29 27 26 32 35 32 26 23 23 20 20 20  
WIND GUST (MPH) 43 46 44 34 36 44 41 40 48 52 48 40 33 33 31 31 31  
PRECIP PROB (%) 60 60 60 60 60 60 60 60 60 60 60 20 20 5 5 5 5  
PRECIP TYPE S S S S S S S S S S S S  
12 HOUR QPF 0.22 0.19 0.06 0.00  
12 HOUR SNOW 1.9 1.9 0.6 0.0  
12 HOUR ICE MM MM MM MM  
SNOW LEVEL (KFT) 3 3 3 3 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 3 3 3 2 2 2  
 
   
..MT. BAILEY (7000 FT)
 
 
DATE FRIDAY 02/26 SATURDAY 02/27  
TIME (LT) 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06  
 
CLOUD COVER OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV BK SC SC SC SC SC SC  
CLOUD COVER (%) 85 85 85 80 80 80 80 80 80 80 60 45 35 35 35 35 30  
TEMPERATURE 23 23 21 21 19 18 20 19 19 19 24 25 22 20 20 21 20  
MAX/MIN TEMP 24 18 26 18  
WIND DIR W W W W W W W W W NW NW NW NW NW SE SE S  
WIND (MPH) 31 28 25 25 26 25 21 25 28 28 24 24 19 19 19 19 18  
WIND GUST (MPH) 47 43 37 37 40 37 32 39 43 43 36 35 28 28 29 29 28  
PRECIP PROB (%) 100100100100100 90100100100 80 80 20 20 10 10 5 5  
PRECIP TYPE S S S S S S S S S S S S  
12 HOUR QPF 0.70 0.52 0.08 0.00  
12 HOUR SNOW 7.5 6.1 0.9 0.0  
12 HOUR ICE MM MM MM MM  
SNOW LEVEL (KFT) 3 3 3 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 3 2 2 2 2  
 
   
..MT. MCLOUGHLIN (7000 FT)
 
 
DATE FRIDAY 02/26 SATURDAY 02/27  
TIME (LT) 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06  
 
CLOUD COVER OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV BK SC SC SC SC SC SC  
CLOUD COVER (%) 85 85 85 80 75 80 80 80 80 80 65 45 35 35 35 30 30  
TEMPERATURE 23 23 21 21 19 18 20 19 19 19 24 26 23 20 21 22 21  
MAX/MIN TEMP 25 18 27 18  
WIND DIR W W W W W W W W W NW NW NW NW NW SE SE S  
WIND (MPH) 32 31 27 26 27 27 25 27 33 33 28 26 21 21 20 20 20  
WIND GUST (MPH) 58 67 55 50 50 55 55 54 71 74 63 55 44 44 41 41 40  
PRECIP PROB (%) 100100100100100 90100100100 80 80 20 20 10 10 5 5  
PRECIP TYPE S S S S S S S S S S S S  
12 HOUR QPF 0.67 0.53 0.08 0.00  
12 HOUR SNOW 6.9 5.9 0.9 0.0  
12 HOUR ICE MM MM MM MM  
SNOW LEVEL (KFT) 3 3 3 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 3 2 2 2 2  
 
   
..CRATER LAKE RIM (ABOVE 6,500 FT)
 
 
DATE FRIDAY 02/26 SATURDAY 02/27  
TIME (LT) 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06  
 
CLOUD COVER OV OV OV BK BK BK BK OV OV OV SC SC FW FW SC SC SC  
CLOUD COVER (%) 70 80 75 70 65 65 70 70 70 75 45 40 25 25 30 30 35  
TEMPERATURE 22 22 22 22 19 18 19 18 18 19 24 26 22 19 20 20 19  
MAX/MIN TEMP 24 16 27 17  
WIND DIR W W W W W W W W NW NW NW N N N NW NW NW  
WIND (MPH) 34 34 31 32 33 27 24 28 33 34 27 25 21 21 21 21 20  
WIND GUST (MPH) 86 89 75 61 67 70 59 71 82 84 65 59 51 51 51 51 49  
PRECIP PROB (%) 100100100100100 80 90 90 90 70 70 10 10 5 5 5 5  
PRECIP TYPE S S S S S S S S S S S S  
12 HOUR QPF 0.53 0.37 0.06 0.00  
12 HOUR SNOW 5.2 4.1 0.6 0.0  
12 HOUR ICE MM MM MM MM  
SNOW LEVEL (KFT) 2 3 3 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 2 3 3 2 2 2 2  
 

 
 
--- PRECIP TYPE CODES ---  
 
CODE TYPE  
T THUNDERSTORMS  
R RAIN  
S SNOW  
I SLEET  
Z FREEZING RAIN  
 
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