JACKSON, Wyo. —Conditions on Teton Pass are currently slick, with drifting snow and blowing snow, according to the conditions report by the Wyoming Department of Transportation (WYDOT).
The snowy conditions caused driving delays and lines of slow-moving traffic during the Monday morning commute.
Rendevous Bowl Plot received 10 inches of snow in the past 24 hours with another 2-4 inches of snow expected today in the upper elevations, according to the Bridger-Teton Avalanche Center forecast.
According to WYDOT, impact levels on the pass are currently rated “high” meaning dangerous impacts are expected. Drivers should use extreme caution, delay travel or consider an alternate route. “If travel is necessary slow down and allow extra time,” says WYDOT.
Chain law level 1 is currently in effect. Vehicles traveling the pass must be equipped with tire chains, snow tires, or all-wheel drive.
Along with the slow-moving traffic, two cars were reportedly stuck in the weather station turnout on the west side of The Pass during this morning’s commute.