(Jackson, Wyo.) – The Bridger-Teton Avalanche Center issued an avalanche watch Friday due to current and anticipated snow conditions for the fare western mountains of the state.

Here is the watch statement:
Duration: This avalanche watch will be updated to an avalanche warning or expire within 24 hours

This avalanche watch is for the mountainous areas of far western Wyoming. Strong winds and new snow are increasing the avalanche hazard and a more potent storm system is forecast to impact the region on Saturday and Sunday. Dangerous avalanche conditions are developing and are anticipated to continue to increase through the weekend.

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