November 15, 2011 - 7:08 amForecast

Powder Forecast- Heavy Snow returns to the West

Update:  November 15th 7am The West coast is showing lots of activity in the next 10 days of which the first of a series of moist systems will move into the Northwest Cascades by Wednesday night  bringing up to a foot of new snow above 5,000 feet by Thursday evening. Snow levels … Continue reading

November 13, 2011 - 6:25 amCHASE IS ON!


Update November 13, 6:30 AM Jackson would be the ultimate hit if you are looking for some back country with over 12 inches in the past 24 hours and light snow still falling in the Tetons.  My pick for resorts this moring is Solitude Utah where 6 inches fell yesterday and … Continue reading

November 11, 2011 - 7:15 pmTHE CHASE


With limited resorts open I might elect to stay in the Backcountry in the Wasatch on Saturday afternoon and Sunday morning however strong winds will create significant drifting and AVY danger. The winds are from the Southwest early in the storm making the deepest Utah snow likely in Big Cottonwood Canyon … Continue reading

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November 8, 2011 - 7:57 amChase Time!

Chase Time!

Head to Wolf Creek Colorado where they just hit 100 inches year to date and 100% open!  Next weeks chase might include the Wasatch (Even thought resorts are not open yet) as a decent looking front is setting up for Monday/Tuesday as well as the Northwest!  Stay tuned for the … Continue reading

November 7, 2011 - 9:41 pmForecast

Storm Update!

Updated 11/7 at 9.30 PM The latest storm to lay down almost a foot of new snow in many areas in the Sierra is now over Eastern Colorado producing white out conditions on the plains however for you powderchasers there will be fresh snow to be had at Wolf Creek … Continue reading

November 6, 2011 - 5:09 amForecast

10 Day Powder Forecast!

Updated at 4am on November 6th Heavy snow will blast the Sierra today (10-15 inches expected over 7,000 feet) and a band light snow will continue over central Colorado this morning after a good 7-10 inches has fallen in many areas (Aspen, Vail Pass,, Silverton) according to snowtel sites and … Continue reading

November 2, 2011 - 5:51 pmPowder Alert

Powder Alert- 1 Foot Plus expected in the Rockies UPDATE NOV 4 5pm

  UPDATE:  The Powder Alert remains in full effect for heavy snows for the Wasatch, Southern Colorado and portions of Central CO such as Aspen and Monarch.  Expect 12-15 inches in the Wasatch of Utah and 9-11 inches in portions of southern CO. Previous Alert  The path of this storm … Continue reading

November 2, 2011 - 5:37 amForecast

7 Day Powder Forecast! Heavy snow expected for the Wasatch and portions of Colorado

As one storm moves out of the Rockies this morning that dumped an average of 4-7 inches in most mountain locations of Northern UT, CO and portions of southern Wyoming another dynamic storm is on it’s heels racing into the Northwest for Thursday (3-7 inches) and strengthening as it slams into the … Continue reading

October 16, 2011 - 10:29 pmPOWDERCHASE


Get geared up for the chase of the week, a new feature on Powderchasers letting you know where an when to jump on the plane or car to get to the deepest days of the year! The goal is to hit the Trifecta of Powder and catch the same storm … Continue reading

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October 11, 2011 - 12:02 pmWolf Creek Opens!

Wolf Creek Opens!

The Chase of the week includes Wolf Creek Ski are who is setting their all time record on early openings!  The POW that blasted them with 2-3 feet of fresh last weekend will allow them to have limited terrain this week and weekend!  Warmer temps coming in later this weekend … Continue reading

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