First snow in Wyoming, Idaho, and Montana

First snow in Wyoming, Idaho, and Montana
  • Credit:

    Jacques Descloitres, MODIS Land Rapid Response Team, NASA/GSFC

Although it is still technically summer, some western states have already experienced their first snow. This true-color MODIS image from September 9 of Idaho (left), Montana (upper right), and Wyoming (lower right), show a dusting of white over the forests of the Northern Rocky Mountains.

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  • Data Date:

    September 9, 2001
  • Visualization Date:

    September 10, 2001
  • Sensor(s):

    Terra - MODIS

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