• An aerial view of Old Faithful erupting taken from Observation Point with the Old Faithful Inn to the side.

    Yellowstone

    National Park ID,MT,WY

Winter Daily Reports - 01/14/07

Date: Sunday, January 14, 2007

STATION

MAX TEMP

MIN TEMP

PRES TEMP

NEW SNOW

SNOW DEPTH

OC

BC

SC

PRESENT CONDITIONS

CANYON

10

-40

-35

0

28

X

Calm

EAST ENTRANCE

7

-26

-26

0

30

Clear/ Calm

GRANT VILLAGE

1

-29

-29

0

31

Clear/ Calm

LAKE

-14

-26

-29

0

28

Clear/ Calm

MADISON

6

-34

-30

0

19

Clear/ Calm

MAMMOTH

3

-16

-13

0

5

Clear/S @ 1 mph

OLD FAITHFUL

12

-34

-33

0

27

Clear/ Calm

SNAKE RIVER

10

-35

-30

0

44

Clear/Calm

TOWER

0

-25

-25

0

12

X

Calm

NE/LAMAR

-7

-36

-30

0

9

Clear/Calm

WEST ENTRANCE

4

-34

-34

0

24

Clear/Calm

OC-Overcast, BC-Broken Clouds, SC-Scattered Clouds

Temp above 20 Green//0 to 20Yellow//0 to -20 Red//Colder than -20 Blue


Special Information

The East Entrance Road is open.

The Severe Weather Advisory is in effect.


Weather Forecast

Today

Partly cloudy with areas of morning fog.A 20% chance of afternoon and evening snow showers. Highs 5 to 11. Lows 12 below to 22 below zero. Lowest wind chill readings 29 below to 39 below zero.

Monday throughWednesday

Partly cloudy each day. Highs 8 to 22. Lows 1 below to 16 below zero.

Thursday

Mostly cloudy with a 20% chance of snow. Highs 15 to 21. Lows 10 below to zero.


ROAD CONDITIONS
All over-snow routes are commercially guided only.

ROAD

CLOSES TO PUBLIC

ADMIN

REQS

CONDITIONS

GARDINER TO MAMMOTH

YR

N/A

POOR

STR

MAMMOTH TO TOWER

YR

N/A

POOR

STR

TOWER TO NE ENTRANCE

YR

N/A

POOR

STR

TOWER TO CANYON

(Dunraven Pass)

OPEN (Canyon to Washburn Overlook only)

CLOSED (Tower to Washburn Overlook)

Y (Canyon to Washburn Overlook only)

Over snow travel only from Canyon to Washburn overlook

Closed to all travel from Tower to Washburn overlook

MAMMOTH TO NORRIS

OPEN

Y

GOOD

Over snow travel with rubber tracks only

NORRIS TO CANYON

OPEN

Y

GOOD

Over snow travel only

NORRIS TO MADISON

OPEN

Y

GOOD

Over snow travel only

MADISON TO WEST YELLOWSTONE

OPEN

Y

GOOD

Over snow travel only

MADISON TO OLD FAITHFUL

OPEN

Y

FAIR

Over snow travel only

OLD FAITHFUL TO GRANT (Craig Pass)

OPEN

Y

FAIR

Over snow travel only

CANYON TO LAKE

OPEN

Y

GOOD

Over snow travel only

LAKE TO EAST ENTRANCE (Sylvan Pass)

OPEN

Y

GOOD

Over snow travel only

LAKE TO GRANT

OPEN

Y

GOOD

Over snow travel only

GRANT TO SOUTH ENTRANCE

OPEN

Y

Over snow travel only

JUNCTION TO CHIEF JOSEPH HWY.

CLOSED

N/A

CLOSED

CLOSED

BEARTOOTH HWY.

CLOSED

N/A

CLOSED

CLOSED

WHEELED VEHICLE ROADS: STR-Snow Tires Required, STA-Snow Tires Advised, NR-No Restrictions

Mammoth to Gardiner- STR

Mammoth to Tower- STR

Tower to Northeast- STR

OTHER ROAD NOTATIONS:

Fountain Flats Drive - open to coaches (matrack and bombers) only.

Freight Road – Open 1-13-07

Did You Know?

Bear Cubs

Even though the animals of Yellowstone seem tame they are still wild. Feeding the animals is not permitted in any way, and all visitors must keep 100 yards away from wolves and bears, and 25 yards from other animals.