Road Reports Jan 13, 2019

The only way to get to Yellow Pine is via the South Fork route. Be aware of winter conditions, roads are likely ice and snow covered, trees and/or rocks may be down in the road. Higher elevation roads are closed. Please share road reports. Conditions change quickly this time of year.

Yellow Pine: Local streets and Fire Hall plowed Tuesday (Jan 8) The weather has been cold and dry the last 3 days, currently 10″ of snow on the ground. Click for Local Forecast.
Yellow Pine Webcam: (check date on photo)

Warm Lake Highway: Report Wednesday (Jan 9) road was good. Summit 42″ of snow.
SNOTEL Big Creek Summit 6580′

Highway 55 Webcams Link:

South Fork Road: Wednesday (Jan 9) mail truck driver (Robert) reports the lower parts are getting some ice, especially below Poverty Flats.
Tea Pot Weather Station 5175′

EFSF Road: Wednesday (Jan 9) Mail truck driver (Robert) says the road had been plowed including out to Zena Creek on Monday (Jan 7.)

Lower Johnson Creek Road: Note to drivers – when traveling to the dump, please use the river side of the road for wheeled vehicles so the hill side can be for snowmobilers. Turnouts will be plowed. Last plowed Monday (Jan 7).
Johnson Creek Airstrip Webcam:

Upper Johnson Creek Road: Closed to wheeled vehicles.
The elevation at Landmark is 6,630 feet

Lick Creek: Closed to wheeled vehicles.
Note: The elevation at Lick Creek Summit is 6,877 feet

Profile Creek Road: Closed to wheeled vehicles.
Note: The elevation at Profile summit is 7607 feet.
Big Creek Webcam: (check date on photo)

Yellow Pine to Stibnite: Midas Gold is keeping the road open.
Stibnite Weather Station 6594′

Stibnite to Thunder Mountain: Closed to wheeled vehicles.
Note: The elevation at Monumental Summit is 8590 feet.

Big Creek to Elk Summit to Warrens Road: Closed to wheeled vehicles.
Note: The elevation at Elk Summit is nearly 9000 feet.

Deadwood Summit: Closed to wheeled vehicles. Summit 54″ of snow.
Note: The approx elevation at Deadwood Summit is 6,883 feet.
SNOTEL Deadwood Summit 6860′

Payette Avalanche Advisory
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