NOAA has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for Wyoming’s Teton Mountain Range today! It’s June 13th!
4-12″ of snow is forecast in the Tetons and 4-8″ is forecast in the Gros Ventre range.
* TOTAL SNOWFALL...4 to 10 inches in the Tetons along with isolated amounts of 12 inches. 4 to 8 inches on the Gros Ventre Range. - NOAA Riverton, WY today
This has been the winter that just won’t stop!
Jackson Hole saw 593″ of snowfall this winter. Yes, the tram is open and yes, you can take your skis/boards up the tram and ride! You just have to go out of bounds.
Grand Targhee saw 503″ of snowfall this winter.
…and they’re both about to get a bit more!
Winter Weather Advisory for Wyoming Today
URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Riverton WY 140 AM MDT Tue Jun 13 2017 ...Late Season Accumulating Snow Expected for Western Wyoming today... .An unseasonably strong late Spring storm will produce significant snowfall across the Western Wyoming Mountains through today. Sharply colder moisture laden air will be circulating around the back side of an upper low pressure system as it tracks across the northern border of Wyoming. This much colder air will also lower snow levels all the way down to the valley floor at times early this morning. Snow amounts will likely range anywhere from from 3 to 10 inches above 7500 feet along with some isolated amounts of up to 12 inches in the Tetons by this evening. A trace to 2 inches of snow is expected to accumulate in the Western Wyoming Valleys by noon today before melting off this afternoon. Teton and Gros Ventre Mountains- 140 AM MDT Tue Jun 13 2017 ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MDT THIS EVENING... * TIMING...The precipitation should changeover to all snow this morning. Snow will continue through the day. * TOTAL SNOWFALL...4 to 10 inches in the Tetons along with isolated amounts of 12 inches. 4 to 8 inches on the Gros Ventre Range. * MAIN IMPACT...Highway 22 over Teton Pass will likely become slick and snow covered. 20 to 30 mph winds along with 40 mph gusts could produce blowing and drifting snow. Wind chills will likely be as low as 15 to 25 degrees in exposed areas. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A winter weather advisory for snow means periods of snow will cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered and slick roads with limited visibilities. Slow down, and allow extra time to reach your destination. Check the latest road conditions at wyoroad.info or by dialing 5 1 1.