roads 12-1-16

currently 25 degrees, a few clouds and calm.

The roads are snow packed with 5 to 10 inches, dpending on elevation.

I have NOT put the barricades up. I’m still able to get around in the pickup using 4 wheel drive.

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Alpine Road

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Alpine looking Southwest

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Gray Gate

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Uinta Dr and Uinta Lane

NWS Forecast:

This Afternoon
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. West northwest wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. Wind chill values as low as -8. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 20. Wind chill values as low as -13. North wind 6 to 10 mph. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -1. Wind chill values as low as -19. Light and variable wind becoming south 8 to 13 mph in the evening.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. West wind around 7 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 36. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday Night
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.
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11-29-16

Currently 23 degrees, overcast and calm.

The storm total was 4 to 6 inches, I’m still driving the truck to do rounds and I’m using 4 wheel drive and not having any problems.

I have not put the barricades up yet, maybe the next storm.

The gates on HWY150 and the North Slope roads are still open.

NWS Forecast:

Today
Scattered snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 20. Calm wind becoming north northwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tonight
Isolated snow showers before 11pm, then a slight chance of snow after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1. Wind chill values as low as -18. West southwest wind 5 to 11 mph becoming south after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 22. Wind chill values as low as -19. South southeast wind 5 to 13 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Wind chill values as low as -5. South wind 7 to 9 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday
A chance of snow before 11am, then a chance of snow showers after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
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Happy Thanksgiving

Currently 17 degrees, clear and beautiful.

4 to 6 inches of new snow overnight. All roads are snow packed, 4 wheel drive highly recomended.

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NWS Forecst:

Thanksgiving Day
Sunny, with a high near 34. Wind chill values as low as -3. West southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 16. South southeast wind 7 to 15 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 40. South southwest wind 14 to 16 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 18. South wind around 17 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 42. South wind 18 to 20 mph.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday
Snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 29. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
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11-17-16

Currently 23 degrees with ligh snow, 3 to 4 inches of new snow overnight.

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NWS Forecast :

Today
Snow before 8am, then snow showers, mainly between 8am and 11am. High near 21. Wind chill values as low as -4. West northwest wind 13 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 1. Wind chill values as low as -11. West wind around 7 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 32. Wind chill values as low as -12. South wind 5 to 7 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 9. Wind chill values as low as -4. South wind around 10 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 46. South southwest wind around 13 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
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Winter Weather Advisory

NWS Forecast:

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Southwest wind around 18 mph.
Tonight
Snow showers before 11pm, then snow after 11pm. Low around 16. Southwest wind 10 to 18 mph becoming northwest in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Thursday
Snow showers, mainly before 11am. High near 24. West northwest wind 14 to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 1. Wind chill values as low as -12. West wind 8 to 14 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 31. West wind around 6 mph.
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10-17-16

Currently 33 degrees with light snow.

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2 to 3 inches of snow this morning.

NWS Forecast

Today
Snow showers. High near 38. Breezy, with a west wind 18 to 23 mph increasing to 24 to 29 mph. Winds could gust as high as 43 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 21. West wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light and variable.
Tuesday
Snow showers, mainly after noon. High near 38. South wind 7 to 14 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. West wind 10 to 13 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39. West southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 14.
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9-24-16 snow

The first snow storm of the season.

4 plus inches of snow overnight.

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Fire Restrictions

Due to improved weather conditions, rain,less wind and cooler temps the fire restriction is lifted.

Approved pits only, water and shovels are readily available, fires must always be attended, fires to be dead out when you go in for the evening and when you leave.

Please use common sence if the wind picks up above 10 MPH.

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campfire restriction

No campfires until further notice.

The extreme fire danger has prompted Manorlands to ban all outdoor fires until conditions improve.

Uintalands and Pine Plateau have also posted no fire restrictions.

 

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