Listed South to North

List of Weather Stations: List of all local weather stations.

Interactive Weather Station and Webcam Map: Great one stop shop from the Sawtooth Avalanche Center.

Bald Mountain: Top of Sun Valley Ski Resort above Ketchum, 9010′. Wind, temp, snow.

Vienna Mine SNOTEL: Western Smoky/Southern Sawtooths, 8960′. Snow, SWE, temp.

Vienna Mine Wind Site: Western Smoky/Southern Sawtooths, 9590′. Wind,temp.

Titus Ridge: On ridgeline near Galena Summit, 10,000′.Wind, temp.

Lower Titus: Below Titus Ridge near Galena Summit, 9300′. Snow, temp.

Galena Summit SNOTEL: Near Galena Summit, 8800′. Snow, SWE, temp.

Bench Lakes: North of Bench Lakes in the central Sawtooths, 7770′. Snow, temp.

Stanley Ranger Station: At the Forest Service office 2 miles south of Stanley, 6400′. SWE, temp, wind.

Banner Summit SNOTEL: On Highway 21 at Banner Summit, 7040′. Snow, SWE, temp.

Banner Summit ITD: On Highway 21 at Banner Summit, 7100’. Snow, hourly precip, temp.

Banner Summit Observations: Entered by ITD Avalanche Forecasters, generally comes from ITD weather station listed above adjacent to SNOTEL site. Snow, SWE, temp.

SAC Storm Totals Sheet

NWS Products

Stanley: NWS forecast.

Sun Valley: NWS forecast.

Snow Avalanche Guidance: Winter weather forecast and discussion for Central Idaho.

Banner Summit Forecast: NWS forecast for ITD Avalanche Forecasting Program.

Forecast Discussion: From NWS Pocatello.


Point Forecasts




NextGen Weather Lab Model Viewer

Tropical Tidbits Model Viewer

Climate Prediction Center

Smiley Creek Airport: Visual on weather – north and south views of the Sawtooth Valley.

Sawtooth Webcam: Visual on weather – live webcam in Stanley.

Redfish Lake Webcam: Visual on weather – live webcam overlooking Redfish Lake.

Baker Peak Webcam: In the Smoky Mountains.

Willow Creek Summit: Visual for Mount Borah.

Sun Valley Resort: A number of webcam directions from atop Baldy.

Avalanche Centers

Sawtooth Avalanche Center: Forecast for Sun Valley area and Sawtooths.

Payette Avalanche Center: Forecast for the McCall area. Links to other avalanche centers and avalanche accident reports.

SAC Pro Pages

Pro Weather Page

Pro Obs


Avanet: Online observation mapping and trip planning tool

Caltopo: Online mapping tool