WYDOT warns Teton Pass drivers, ‘no unnecessary travel’

Update 2:49 p.m., Dec. 22: WYDOT says a crash near milepost 12 is blocking a lane of traffic, and to expect delays.

JACKSON, Wyo. — WYDOT sent out alerts at 2:30 p.m. today, Dec. 22, warning Teton Pass drivers of bad conditions and not to travel over the pass if unnecessary.

The notification indicates that the pass is slick with snowfall and blowing snow. The blowing snow often makes it difficult to see on some parts of the pass.

WYDOT road map outside of Jackson at 2:45 p.m., Dec. 22. Photo: WYDOT

“Expect reduced visibility, no trailer traffic, no unnecessary travel, chain law level 1,” said WYDOT in their notification.

As of 2:25 p.m., WYDOT web cameras are showing whiteout conditions on the pass.

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Jacob Gore was born and raised in Cheyenne, the capital city of Wyoming. As a proud Wyomingite, he loves to share his home with visitors from around the world. Spending years in Jackson and Alaska as an interpretive nature guide, he remains a photographer, traveler, storyteller, and avid hobbyist of all-things outdoors. Jacob enjoys bridging the connection between Jackson and the rest of the state.

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