Weekend weather sunny but chilly
Great weekend for skiing, snowboarding and snowmobiling!
February 9, 2006
The weekend weather outlook looks mostly sunny, but much cooler as a cold front moves through central Wyoming. Daytime temperatures are expected to fall from the 30s to the 20s with light snow developing. Snow accumulations may be an inch to 3 inches. According to the National Weather Service out of Riverton, "The light fluffy snow will be blown around easily which will reduce visibility at times."
Nighttime lows may reach 10 below zero in the western valleys with wind chill values reaching as much as -24 Friday night.
Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 36. Northwest wind between 13 and 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -4. Wind chill values between -10 and -15. Blustery, with a northwest wind 17 to 20 mph decreasing to between 8 and 11 mph. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.
Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high around 22. Wind chill values between -11 and -21. Northwest wind between 8 and 10 mph.
Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low near -9. Wind chill values between -14 and -24. West northwest wind around 7 mph.
Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Calm wind becoming west northwest between 4 and 7 mph.
Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -1.
Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.
Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 5.
Monday: Partly cloudy, with a high near 32.
Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low near 5.
Tuesday: Partly cloudy, with a high near 32.
Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 5.
Wednesday: Partly cloudy, with a high around 28.
Snowmobile Trail Report:
Granite Hot Springs: Grooming, 20" new snow, 62" off-trail base
Upper Green: Grooming, 10" new snow, 48" off-trail base
Horse Creek: Grooming, 12" new snow, 24-84" off-trail base
White Pine Ski Area Snow Report:
Total Depth: 54", powder and packed powder
All lifts and trails open. 25 alpine ski trails.
Ski area open 7 days a week, lifts run 9 am – 4 pm.
35 km FREE X-C ski trails, 9 km groomed for classic & skating lanes.
Ski & Snow board rentals, food services, après ski