Absaroka Mountains Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 1:19 PM MDT Apr. 24, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until noon MDT
Tuesday...

* timing... snow will return to the mountains of Yellowstone and
continue through tonight before tapering off Tuesday morning.
The heaviest snow is expected late this afternoon and evening.

* Total snowfall... 4 to 10 inches.

* Main impacts... highways will become slick and snow covered,
including chief Joseph Highway. Visibility could be reduced to
under one half mile at times.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered
and slick roads with limited visibilities. Slow down, and allow
extra time to reach your destination. Check the latest Road
conditions at wyoroad.Info or by dialing 5 1 1.