Daily Winter Weather Report
Date: Wednesday - December 22, 2010
|Station||Max Temp||Min Temp||Pres Temp||New Snow||Snow Depth||BC||OC||SC||Present Conditions|
|Canyon||27||-4||10||T||32||X||Calm / Lt snow|
|Madison||24||-18||10||T||24||X||Calm / Lt snow|
The northern Madison Range, the mountains around Cooke City and the Washburn Range: The avalanche danger is rated CONSIDERABLE on all slopes wind-loaded or steeper than 35 degrees. Lower angled terrain has a very solid MODERATE danger since human triggered avalanches are still possible.
The southern Gallatin and Madison Ranges and the Lionhead area near West Yellowstone: The avalanche danger is rated CONSIDERABLE on all wind-loaded slopes and MODERATE on all other terrain.
Yellowstone National Park Weather Forecast on 22 December 2010 by the NWS Riverton, WY
Tonight: Cloudy with a 40 percent chance of snow. Lows 17°F to 23°F.
Thursday: Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of snow. Highs 27°F to 33°F.
Thursday Night: Colder. Cloudy with a 20 percent chance of snow. Areas of fog after midnight. Lows 9°F to 15°F.
Friday: Mostly cloudy in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. Areas of fog in the morning. Occasional flurries in the morning. Highs 26°F to 32°F.
Friday Night: Mostly clear in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. Areas of freezing fog after midnight. Lows 7°F to 15°F.
Christmas Day: Mostly sunny in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. Areas of freezing fog in the morning. Highs 31°F to 37°F.
Saturday Night: Mostly clear. Lows 16°F to 22°F.
Sunday: Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of snow. Highs 33°F to 39°F.
Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of snow. Lows 15°F to 21°F.
Monday: Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of snow. Highs 22°F to 28°F.
Monday Night: Colder. Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of snow. Lows 7°F to 13°F.
Tuesday: Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of snow. Highs 17°F to 23°F.
Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of snow. Lows 5°F to 11°F.
Wednesday: Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of snow. Highs 20°F to 26°F.
******** FOR CURRENT ROAD INFORMATION PLEASE CALL 307-344-2117********
Date: Wednesday, December 22, 2010
|Road Section||Status||Conditions||Public Access / Info|
|Gardiner to Mammoth||YR||STR||STR|
|Mammoth to Tower||YR||STR||STR|
|Tower to NE Entrance||YR||STR||STR|
|Canyon to Lake||Open||Good||Oversnow|
|Grant to South Entrance||Open||Good||Oversnow|
|Junction to Chief Joseph Hwy||CLOSED||CLOSED||CLOSED|
|Lake to East Entrance||Open||Fair||Oversnow|
|Lake to West Thumb||Open||Good||Oversnow|
|Madison to Old Faithful||Open||Good||Oversnow|
|Madison to West Yellowstone||Open||Good||Oversnow|
|Mammoth to Norris||Open||Fair||Oversnow|
|Norris to Canyon||Open||Good||Oversnow|
|Norris to Madison||Open||Good||Oversnow|
|Old Faithful to Grant||Open||Good||Oversnow|
YR=Year Round / NR=No Restrictions / STA=Snow Tires Advised / STR=Snow Tires Required
* NOTE: CLOSED FOR THE SEASON.
# Poor road conditions - bare spots and melting snow - Restricted to Snowcoaches Only.
The park service plowing schedule for roads for the spring season.
Information provided by the National Weather Service and Yellowstone National Park Service
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