Winter Weather Advisory Issued For Western and Northern Mountains

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The National Weather Service in Riverton has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for the western and northern mountains in Wyoming above 8500 feet. The warning takes effect at 9 p.m. tonight and remains in effect until 9 p.m. tomorrow.

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The National Weather Service says three to six inches are expected in those areas with isolated areas of more snow, potentially up to 10 inches.

Hunters and campers are advised to be prepared for winter weather conditions and wind.

Below is the Winter Weather Advisory issued by the National Weather Service:

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…Wet snow coming to western and northern mountains of Wyoming above 8500 feet tonight through Tuesday evening…

A cold wet pacific low pressure trough will bring snowfall to the western and northern mountains of Wyoming this evening.

The heavier snowfall is expected above 8500 feet where 5 to 10 inches of snow can be expected through 9 pm mdt Tuesday evening. Strong gusty west winds are also expected on the passes and higher ridges.  Snowfall from 8500 to 7500 feet is expected to be from 3 to 5 inches.

Teton and Gros Ventre Mountains-

…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO 9 PM MDT TUESDAY…

The National Weather Service in Riverton has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for snow, which is in effect from 9 PM this evening to 9 PM MDT Tuesday.

* TIMING…Snow will develop across the Teton and Gros Ventre mountains becoming widespread around 9 pm mdt. Periods of wet snow will bring accumulations of 5 to 10 inches above 8500 feet with snow accumulations of 3 to 5 inches from 8500 to 7500 feet.

Snowfall will taper off by 9 pm mdt Tuesday evening. Strong gusty west winds are also expected on the passes and higher ridges.

* MAIN IMPACT…Snow and wind may make travel difficult above 8500 feet.

* OTHER IMPACTS…Campers and hunters should be prepared for cold snowy and windy conditions.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A winter weather advisory for snow means periods of snow will cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered and slick roads with limited visibilities. Slow down, and allow extra time to reach your destination. Check the latest road conditions at wyoroad.info or by dialing 5 1 1.

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…Wet snow coming to western and northern mountains of
Wyoming above 8500 feet tonight through Tuesday evening…

A cold wet pacific low pressure trough will bring snowfall to the western and northern mountains of Wyoming this evening.

The heavier snowfall is expected above 8500 feet where 5 to 10 inches of snow can be expected through 9 pm mdt Tuesday evening. Strong gusty west winds are also expected on the passes and higher ridges. Snowfall from 8500 to 7500 feet is expected to be from 3 to 5 inches.
Yellowstone National Park- Including the cities of Lake, Mammoth, and Old Faithful

…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO
9 PM MDT TUESDAY…

The National Weather Service in Riverton has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for snow, which is in effect from 9 PM this evening to 9 PM MDT Tuesday.

* TIMING…Snow will develop across Yellowstone National Park becoming widespread around 9 pm mdt. Periods of wet snow will bring accumulations of 5 to 10 inches above 8500 feet with snow accumulations of 3 to 5 inches from 8500 to 7500 feet. Snowfall will taper off by 9 pm mdt Tuesday evening. Strong gusty west winds are also expected on the passes and higher ridges.

* MAIN IMPACT…Snow and wind may make travel difficult above 8500 feet.

* OTHER IMPACTS…Campers should be prepared for cold snowy and windy conditions.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A winter weather advisory for snow means periods of snow will cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered and slick roads with limited visibilities. Slow down, and allow extra time to reach your destination. Check the latest road conditions with Park officials.

 

…Wet snow coming to western and northern mountains of Wyoming above 8500 feet tonight through Tuesday evening…

A cold wet pacific low pressure trough will bring snowfall to the western and northern mountains of Wyoming this evening.

The heavier snowfall is expected above 8500 feet where 5 to 10 inches of snow can be expected through 9 pm mdt Tuesday evening. Strong gusty west winds are also expected on the passes and higher ridges. Snowfall from 8500 to 7500 feet is expected to be from 3 to 5 inches.

Wind River Mountains West-Wind River Mountains East-

…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO 9 PM MDT TUESDAY…

The National Weather Service in Riverton has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for snow, which is in effect from 9 PM this evening to 9 PM MDT Tuesday.

* TIMING…Snow will develop across the Wind River mountains becoming widespread around 9 pm mdt. Periods of wet snow will bring accumulations of 5 to 10 inches above 8500 feet with snow accumulations of 3 to 5 inches from 8500 to 7500 feet. Snowfall will taper off by 9 pm mdt Tuesday evening. Strong gusty west winds are also expected on the passes and higher ridges.

* MAIN IMPACT…Snow and wind may make travel difficult above 8500 feet.

* OTHER IMPACTS…Campers and hunters should be prepared for cold snowy and windy conditions.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A winter weather advisory for snow means periods of snow will cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered and slick roads with limited visibilities. Slow down, and allow extra time to reach your destination. Check the latest road conditions at wyoroad.info or by dialing 5 1 1.

 

…Wet snow coming to western and northern mountains of
Wyoming above 8500 feet tonight through Tuesday evening…

A cold wet pacific low pressure trough will bring snowfall to the western and northern mountains of Wyoming this evening.

The heavier snowfall is expected above 8500 feet where 5 to 10 inches of snow can be expected through 9 pm mdt Tuesday evening. Strong gusty west winds are also expected on the passes and higher ridges. Snowfall from 8500 to 7500 feet is expected to be from 3 to 5 inches.

Absaroka Mountains-

…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO
9 PM MDT TUESDAY…

The National Weather Service in Riverton has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for snow, which is in effect from 9 PM this evening to 9 PM MDT Tuesday.

* TIMING…Snow will develop across the Absaroka mountains becoming widespread around 9 pm mdt. Periods of wet snow will bring accumulations of 5 to 10 inches above 8500 feet with snow accumulations of 3 to 5 inches from 8500 to 7500 feet. Snowfall will taper off by 9 pm mdt Tuesday evening. Strong gusty west winds are also expected on the passes and higher ridges.

* MAIN IMPACT…Snow and wind may make travel difficult above 8500 feet.

* OTHER IMPACTS…Campers and hunters should be prepared for cold snowy and windy conditions.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A winter weather advisory for snow means periods of snow will cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered and slick roads with limited visibilities. Slow down, and allow extra time to reach your destination. Check the latest road conditions at wyoroad.info or by dialing 5 1 1.