Weather update - Feb. 7, 2017
February 7, 2017
Weather update, Wednesday, Feb. 7, 7:30AM: Winter Storm Warning remains in effect for Upper Green River Basin until 5PM today. 5-10 inches snowfall expected for Pinedale to Bondurant. Mountains of western Wyoming could pick up 10-18 inches. South Pass still closed due to winter conditions. Teton Pass closed, clearing slide debris from avalanche control this morning. US 189/191 closed between Moose & Moran Jct. Travelers should be prepared for snow-covered roads and limited visibility at times. Allow more time to reach your destination and monitor current road and weather updates. For the latest road condition reports call 511 in Wyoming or 1-888- 996-7623 or go online to www.wyoroad.info (note their new maps). Click on this link for more road and weather links and Pinedale area webcam views. More area info at www.visitpinedale.org.
Considerable Avalanche Danger in the mountains of western Wyoming today. Overcast skies with periods of moderate to heavy snowfall through this evening. Natural slide activity likely and potential for human caused deep slides at all elevations. TRAVEL IN AVALANCHE TERRAIN IS NOT RECOMMENDED TODAY. www.jhavalanche.org