NOAA has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for Wyoming today that is forecasting 4-1″.
* NEW SNOWFALL AMOUNTS...4 TO 8 INCHES WITH LOCALIZED AMOUNTS TO 10 INCHES. - NOAA Riverton, WY today
The Tetons have been consistently getting snow this month with a big dump on October 5th, 2016 that allowed for powder skiing.
SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT for WYOMING:
URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY 1235 PM MDT TUE OCT 18 2016 ...MORE SNOW RETURNING TO THE WESTERN MOUNTAINS OF WYOMING... .ANOTHER PART OF THE SAME SYSTEM THAT BROUGHT SNOW TO THE REGION ON SUNDAY WILL AFFECT THE WESTERN MOUNTAINS OF WYOMING AGAIN THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH TONIGHT. ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL WILL INCREASE IN COVERAGE AND INTENSITY THIS AFTERNOON AS AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE MOVES ACROSS THE REGION. SNOWFALL WILL TAPER OFF BY SUNRISE WEDNESDAY. TETON AND GROS VENTRE MOUNTAINS- 1235 PM MDT TUE OCT 18 2016 ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MDT WEDNESDAY... * TIMING...SNOW SHOWERS WILL INCREASE IN INTENSITY THROUGH THE AFTERNOON AND PEAK BY THIS EVENING. THE SNOW WILL TAPER OFF BY SUNRISE WEDNESDAY. AN ISOLATED THUNDERSTORM IS ALSO POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON. HEAVIER SNOW SHOWERS COULD PRODUCE SNOWFALL RATES OVER AN INCH PER HOUR THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING. * NEW SNOWFALL AMOUNTS...4 TO 8 INCHES WITH LOCALIZED AMOUNTS TO 10 INCHES. * WIND AND VISIBILITY...SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH. VISIBILITY WILL BE REDUCED TO UNDER ONE MILE AT TIMES. * IMPACTS...HUNTERS AND OTHER OUTDOOR ENTHUSIASTS SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR WET SNOW AND COLD TEMPERATURES. ROADS... INCLUDING TETON AND TOGWOTEE PASSES...WILL BE SNOW COVERED AND HAZARDOUS.