Winter Daily Reports - 12/31/06
Date: Sunday, December 31, 2006
OC-Overcast, BC-Broken Clouds, SC-Scattered Clouds
Temp above 20 Green//0 to 20Yellow//0 to -20 Red//Colder than -20 Blue
Partly cloudy with patchy morning fog. Highs 19 to 25. Lows 5 below to 1 above zero.
Mostly cloudywith a 20% chance of snow. Highs 18 to 24. Lows 4 below to 4 above zero.
Partly cloudy.Highs in the mid 20s to lower 30s. Lows 0 to 5.
Mostly cloudy with a 20% chance of snow.Highs in the mid 20s to lower 30s. Lows 5 to 11.
Thursday and Friday
Mostly cloudy with a 50% chance of snow each day.Highs in the lower to mid 20s. Lows 5 to 11.
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 is open to coaches (matrack and bombers) only.The Freight Road near Old Faithful is closed to all travel due to poor conditions.
Did You Know?
The 1988 fires affected 793,880 acres or 36 percent of the park. Five fires burned into the park that year from adjacent public lands. The largest, the North Fork Fire, started from a discarded cigarette. It burned more than 410,000 acres.