Quote Originally Posted by mikewhi
Yes, I have been to Mono Lake a few times but only for brief stay each time. I see the fall time is some of the best time to get nice skies, is that right? I hope I"m not too early for rain clouds, etc.

You may be a little early, but you never know over there. The Mono Lake Committee operates a couple of webcams. You can keep track of the weather conditions that way as your trip approaches.