(Gillette, Wyo.) - What is Gillette's probability of having a White Christmas? According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administrations's National Climate Data Center, it's pretty good. A recent report from NOAA shows the “Historical Probability of a White Christmas”
map, which is a climatological probability of at least 1 inch of snow being
on the ground on December 25 in the contiguous U.S.
For Eastern Wyoming, the chance is fairly high, at least historically. The
area shows a 61 - 75 percent chance of snow on the ground for Christmas.
The forecast is based on a 30 year average of several climatological
*Feature Photo: NOAA Climate.gov, NCDC / Pitchengine Communities*