• 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 - 01/28/07

Date: Sunday January 28 2007

STATION

MAX TEMP

MIN TEMP

PRES TEMP

NEW SNOW

SNOW DEPTH

OC

BC

SC

PRESENT CONDITIONS

CANYON

26

-17

-12

0

25

X

Calm

EAST ENTRANCE

23

-8

-1

0

25

X

Calm

GRANT VILLAGE

27

-17

-12

0

37

X

Calm

LAKE

MADISON

31

-18

-8

0

18

X

Calm

MAMMOTH

OLD FAITHFUL

29

-17

-5

0

24

Clear/Calm

SNAKE RIVER

29

-21

-18

0

38

Clear/ Calm

TOWER

24

-10

-4

TR

12

X

SW @ 3-5mph

LAMAR

19

-22

-16

0

9

X

Calm

WEST ENTRANCE

27

-18

-16

0

22

Clear/Calm

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

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


Weather Forecast

Today

Partly cloudy.Patchy ice fog in the morning.Visibility one quarter mile or less at times in the morning. Highs 18 to 24. West winds around 15 mph. Lowest wind chill readings 12 below to 22 below zero in the morning

Tonight

Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of snow.Lows 7 below to 1 above zero. Northwest winds around 15 mph in the evening

Monday

Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of snow. Highs 16 to 22. Lowest wind chill readings 12 below to 22 below zero in the morning.

Monday Night

Partly cloudy. Lows 1 belowto 9 below zero

Wednesday through Friday

Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of snow. Highs 12 to 18.

Wednesday Night through Friday Night

Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of snow. Lows 3 below to 11 below zero


******** FOR CURRENT ROAD INFORMATION PLEASE CALL 307-344-2117********

ROAD REPORT

ROAD

CLOSES TO PUBLIC

ADMIN

REQS

CONDITIONS

GARDINER TO MAMMOTH

YR

N/A

POOR

STA

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)

GOOD

Commercially guided over snow travel only from Canyon to Washburn overlook

Closed to all travel from Tower to Washburn overlook

MAMMOTH TO NORRIS

OPEN

Y

GOOD

Commercially guided over snow travel only

NORRIS TO CANYON

OPEN

Y

GOOD

Commercially guided over snow travel only

NORRIS TO MADISON

OPEN

Y

GOOD

Commercially guided over snow travel only

MADISON TO WEST YELLOWSTONE

OPEN

Y

GOOD

Commercially guided Over snow travel only

MADISON TO OLD FAITHFUL

OPEN

Y

GOOD

Commercially guided over snow travel only

OLD FAITHFUL TO GRANT (Craig Pass)

OPEN

Y

GOOD

Commercially guided over snow travel only

CANYON TO LAKE

OPEN

Y

GOOD

Commercially guided over snow travel only

LAKE TO EAST ENTRANCE (Sylvan Pass)

OPEN

Y

GOOD

Commercially guided over snow travel only

LAKE TO GRANT

OPEN

Y

GOOD

Commercially guided over snow travel only

GRANT TO SOUTH ENTRANCE

OPEN

Y

GOOD

Commercially guided over snow travel only

JUNCTION TO CHIEF JOSEPH HWY.

CLOSED

N/A

CLOSED

CLOSED

BEARTOOTH HWY.

CLOSED

N/A

CLOSED

CLOSED

STR=Snow Tires/Chains Required STA=Snow Tires Advised NR=No restrictions

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

Mammoth to Gardiner- STA

Mammoth to Tower- STR

Tower to Northeast- STR

Did You Know?

Upper Geyser Basin Hydrothermal Features on a Winter Day.

Yellowstone contains approximately one-half of the world’s hydrothermal features. There are over 10,000 hydrothermal features, including over 300 geysers, in the park.