NOAA: Significant Snowfall Forecasted To Fall In WY | 5-10″ of Snow Is On Tap Throughout The Day Today

Chris Wallner | | WeatherWeather
Purple= Winter Weather Advisory. Image: NOAA

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for Grand Targhee Resort and Jackson Hole Mountain Resort in Wyoming. It’s in effect until 5:00pm tonight. Significant snowfall and high winds are forecasted to impact the area.

5-10″ of Snow Throughout The Day Today.

7 day snowfall totals. Image: Tropical Tidbits
7 day precipitation totals. Image: NOAA

Snow is forecasted to fall at all elevations as a strong cold front is expected to move in as this storm progresses.

Additional Storm Info:

Snow on tap. Image: NOAA Riverton, WY
Significant snowfall today. Image: NOAA Riverton, WY

Wyoming: 5-10″ of Snow Throughout The Day Today

* Total snow accumulations of 5 to 10 inches.
- NOAA Riverton, WY
6-10 day temperature outlook. Image: NOAA
6-10 day precipitation outlook. Image: NOAA

WY Winter Weather Advisory:

National Weather Service Riverton WY
457 AM MST Fri Jan 19 2018

...Snow returns to the northwest today and then to Central
Wyoming late tonight through Saturday night...

.A winter storm system will continue to impact northwest Wyoming
today. The winter storm will shift east and south tonight with snow
developing across central and south-central Wyoming late tonight,
and continue through Saturday night. Significant snowfall is
expected across portions of these areas the next couple days.

Teton and Gros Ventre Mountains-
457 AM MST Fri Jan 19 2018


* WHAT...Snow and blowing snow expected. Plan on slippery road
 conditions, including during the morning commute over Teton
 Pass. In addition, areas of poor visibility are expected.
 Total snow accumulations of 5 to 10 inches.

* WHERE...Teton and Gros Ventre Mountains.

* WHEN...Through 5 PM today.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Winds gusting as high as 40 mph will
 cause areas of blowing and drifting snow.

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