Road Reports Dec 4, 2019

Watch for a bad icy spot about halfway down the South Fork road, there has been 2 wrecks and several near misses.
Don’t let this happen to you!

photo courtesy Nancy Bellman – November 10th

Please share road reports. Conditions change very quickly this time of year. High elevation roads may have several inches of snow. Be prepared for snow/ice, rocks and trees in the road and remember there is no cell phone service.

Yellow Pine: Currently we have between 1″-2″ of snow on the ground in Yellow Pine, streets are mostly snow covered. Please respect residents and wildlife and SLOW DOWN.
link: Local Forecast.
Yellow Pine Webcam: (check date on image)

Warm Lake Highway: Wednesday (Dec 4) mail truck driver (Robert) did not report any problems.

Highway 55 Webcams Link:

South Fork Road: Wednesday (Dec 4) mail truck driver (Robert) reports the road is good exept for that ice flow about halfway in, need to hug the upper bank. No rocks to dodge.
link: Tea Pot Weather Station 5175′
link: South Fork Stream Gauge

EFSF Road: Wednesday (Dec 4) mail truck driver (Robert) said the road was good, just a few small rocks.

Johnson Creek Road: Travel at your own risk, probably not a good idea without 4×4 and chains.
Wednesday (Dec 4) mail truck driver did not attempt the Johnson Creek route this week, figured there might be too much snow.
Reports that the road has pot holes between YP and the dump.
link: Johnson Creek Airstrip Webcam
link: Johnson Creek Stream Gauge
Note: The elevation at Landmark is 6,630 feet

Lick Creek: Open? No current report. Probably deep snow up high. Travel at your own risk.
Note: The elevation at Lick Creek Summit is 6,877 feet

Profile Creek Road: Travel at your own risk. No current report. Probably deep snow at the pass by now.
Note: The elevation at Profile summit is 7607 feet.

Big Creek Webcam: (check date on image)

Yellow Pine to Stibnite: Open. No current report.
link: Stibnite Weather Station 6594′

Stibnite to Thunder Mountain: Probably closed by now at the summit. No current report on road conditions. Travel at your own risk.
Note: The elevation at Monumental Summit is 8590 feet.

Big Creek to Elk Summit to Warrens Road: Probably snowed closed by now. No current report. Travel at your own risk.
Note: The elevation at Elk Summit is nearly 9000 feet.

Deadwood Summit: No current report. Probably deep snow up high. Travel at your own risk.
Note: The approx elevation at Deadwood Summit is 6,883 feet.
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