Winter Storm Warning for far Western Wyoming through Monday
December 23, 2007
The National Weather Service out of Riverton has issued a Winter Storm Warning for far Western Wyoming through 8:00 PM Monday Evening. There is also a Snow Advisory for Yellowstone National Park for the same time period.
Snow is expected to develop across Western Wyoming before midnight Sunday. It will be light to moderate overnight, but may become heavy several hours before dawn.
A Winter Storm Warning is in effect through 8:00 PM Monday evening for Jackson Hole, Star Valley, the Teton, Gros Ventre, Wyoming and Salt River Mountain ranges.
The winter storm is expected to depart Western Wyoming eastward by Monday night. Total snow accumulations of 4 to 9 inches are expected in Jackson Hole and Star Valley. Nearby mountains may see 8 to 14 inches. Yellowstone Park is expected to get from 3 to 5 inches in the northern sections.
Another potentially significant storm system is expected Wednesday into Thursday.