Daily Winter Weather Report
Date: Saturday - December 25, 2010
|Station||Max Temp||Min Temp||Pres Temp||New Snow||Snow Depth||BC||OC||SC||Present Conditions|
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 MODERATE on all terrain.
Yellowstone National Park Weather Forecast on 25 December 2010 by the NWS Riverton, WY
Christmas Day: Partly cloudy. Widespread freezing fog late in the morning. Patchy fog in the afternoon. Visibility one quarter mile or less at times late in the morning. Highs 27°F to 33°F.
Christmas Night: Breezy. Partly cloudy. Patchy fog in the evening. Areas of freezing fog after midnight. Visibility one quarter mile or less at times after midnight. Lows 15°F to 23°F. South winds 15 to 20 mph in the late evening and overnight.
Sunday: Breezy. Mostly cloudy. Patchy freezing fog in the morning. Slight chance of snow in the morning...then chance of snow in the afternoon. Highs 30°F to 36°F. Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
Sunday Night: Breezy. Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of snow. Lows 13°F to 19°F. Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
Monday: Cloudy with a 20 percent chance of snow. Highs 21°F to 27°F. Southwest winds around 15 mph.
Monday Night: Breezy. Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of snow. Lows 9°F to 15°F.
Tuesday: Cloudy with a 30 percent chance of snow. Highs 21°F to 27°F.
Tuesday Night: Cloudy with a 30 percent chance of snow. Lows 8°F to 14°F.
Wednesday: Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of snow. Highs 19°F to 25°F.
Wednesday Night: Snow likely. Light snow accumulations. Lows 8°F to 14°F. Chance of snow 60 percent.
Thursday: Snow likely. Highs 10°F to 16°F. Chance of snow 70 percent.
Thursday Night: Colder. Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of snow. Lows -1°F to -7°F.
Friday: Cloudy with a 20 percent chance of snow. Highs 3°F to 9°F.
******** FOR CURRENT ROAD INFORMATION PLEASE CALL 307-344-2117********
Date: Saturday, December 25, 2010
|Road Section||Status||Conditions||Public Access / Info|
|Gardiner to Mammoth||YR||STR||STR|
|Mammoth to Tower||YR||STA||STA|
|Tower to NE Entrance||YR||STR||STR|
|Canyon to Lake||Open||Fair||Oversnow|
|Grant to South Entrance||Open||Good||Oversnow|
|Junction to Chief Joseph Hwy||CLOSED||CLOSED||CLOSED|
|Lake to East Entrance||Open||Good||Oversnow|
|Lake to West Thumb||Open||Good||Oversnow|
|Madison to Old Faithful||Open||Good||Oversnow|
|Madison to West Yellowstone||Open||Fair||Oversnow|
|Mammoth to Norris||Open||Fair||Oversnow|
|Norris to Canyon||Open||Fair||Oversnow|
|Norris to Madison||Open||Fair||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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