September 1, 2015 - 9:49 pmForecast

THE TRUTH BEHIND THE BLOB OF WARM AIR OVER THE OCEANS

Today in El Niño Advice: Don’t Worry About The Blob  Eric Simons on September 01, 2015 Sea surface temperature anomalies for the North Pacific Ocean on August 30, 2015. (Image generated by National Weather Service Environmental Modeling Center) Above is an image, generated on Monday, of current sea surface temperature … Continue reading

July 9, 2015 - 5:24 pmForecast

EL NINO REPORT- July 9, 2015

EL NIÑO/SOUTHERN OSCILLATION (ENSO) DIAGNOSTIC DISCUSSION issued by CLIMATE PREDICTION CENTER/NCEP/NWS and the International Research Institute for Climate and Society 9 July 2015 ENSO Alert System Status: El Niño Advisory Synopsis: There is a greater than 90% chance that El Niño will continue through NorthernHemisphere winter 2015-16, and around an … Continue reading

April 7, 2015 - 7:31 amForecast

7 DAY POWDER FORECAST- HEAVY SNOW LIKELY IN THE CASCADES!

Moisture is beginning to stream into the coastal areas of California this morning and will move inland over the Sierra by 10 AM.   Heavy snow will fall during the late morning and afternoon ares before tapering to light snow into Wednesday AM (7-14 upper elevations, 3-6 lower elevations).   … Continue reading

March 28, 2015 - 9:37 amForecast

POWDERCHASERS FUND DRIVE. PLEASE HELP US OUT

Please support Powderchasers in our annual fund drive below. The season is winding down with what ended up as one of the most difficult winters I remember especially in the Cascades, Sierra, and to a lesser extent the Wasatch.  We started out with a “bang” in Colorado (30-50 inches in … Continue reading

March 23, 2015 - 7:35 amForecast

Updated forecast

Light snow fell overnight in the Sierra with precipitation increasing over central Idaho this morning.  Snow will increasing over the Wasatch by 10 AM with a quick shot of 3-6 inches by 6 PM.  Additional 2-4 likely this evening.  The Tetons grab light snow showers late today through tonight.  Colorado … Continue reading

March 20, 2015 - 8:07 amForecast

POWDER WATCH ISSUED FOR SEVERAL WEAK TO MODERATE SNOW EVENTS- CASCADES, SIERRA, ROCKIES

Welcome to the first official day of Spring!  Wet weather is returning to the West with several light to moderate events lined up for the Cascades, Rockies and Sierra.   Snow is still falling over northern New Mexico where up to a foot of snow has fallen in the past 24-48 … Continue reading

March 7, 2015 - 8:53 amForecast

10 DAY POWDER FORECAST

Last week saw a very active period for the Rockies and Sierra.  2-3 feet fell over some spots of Lake Tahoe and up to 5-6 feet fell in the 4 corners (Taos, Wolf Creek- Big winners). Arizona did well towards the end of the storm cycle as well as the … Continue reading

February 19, 2015 - 5:16 pmForecast

POWDER FRENZY? WHERE TO CHASE POWDER THIS WEEKEND

I will issue a more detailed powder forecast in the morning. COLORADO – Complex system of 3 pieces that has me in a frenzy. 1st Piece of energy Currently the next storm is going to impact the northern mountains from I-70 North Friday (Noon) through 9pm. Beaver Creek, Summit County, … Continue reading

February 14, 2015 - 8:39 amForecast

QUICK UPDATE

New England will be under the gun this weekend as a coastal storm with Category 2 Hurricane winds brings 9-14 inches of snow to Cape Cod and areas along Coastal Maine.   Inland, expect 3-6 inches in Western MA, 4-8 at Sunday River and 4-7 near North Conway.   Areas closest to … Continue reading

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