August 25, 2018 - 7:25 amForecast

SNOWFALL EXPECTED FOR THE NORTHERN ROCKIES LATE SUNDAY/MONDAY

Light snow and much colder temperatures will be over the northern Rockies late Sunday through Monday.  Montana will benefit from 1/2 inch or more of moisture in the north and higher amounts towards the Wyoming border.  2-4 inches of snowfall above 8,000 feet in central or southern regions is likely … Continue reading

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August 25, 2018 - 6:58 amForecast

FIRST SNOWFALL EXPECTED FOR NORTH AMERICA SUNDAY-MONDAY

Light snow and much colder temperatures will be over the northern Rockies late Sunday through Monday.  Montana will benefit from 1/2 inch or more of moisture in the north and higher amounts towards the Wyoming border.  2-4 inches of snowfall above 8,000 feet in central or southern regions is likely … Continue reading

July 14, 2018 - 1:57 pmForecast

EL NINO 18/19 STILL LIKELY THIS WINTER- LATEST UPDATE FROM THE CLIMATE PREDICTION CENTER

NOTE FROM POWDERCHASERS:   Predictions offer a best “guess” scenerio with a trend towards a weak or moderate El Nino increasing during the winter months.  This is the warmer phase and opposite of a colder phase that pushed heavy moisture north last season. These predictions can change however consistent in … Continue reading

June 14, 2018 - 9:37 amForecast

NOAA- CLIMATE PREDICTION CENTER FORECASTING A TREND TOWARDS EL NINO THIS WINTER

EL NIÑO/SOUTHERN OSCILLATION (ENSO) DIAGNOSTIC DISCUSSION issued by CLIMATE PREDICTION CENTER/NCEP/NWS and the International Research Institute for Climate and Society 14 June 2018 ENSO Alert System Status: El Niño Watch Synopsis: ENSO-neutral is favored through Northern Hemisphere summer 2018, with the chance for El Niño increasing to 50% during fall, … Continue reading

May 9, 2018 - 6:13 amForecast

POWDER WATCH CANCELLED FOR COLORADO. SNOW IS SHIFTING NORTH INTO CENTRAL WYOMING. THE WASATCH IS A WILDCARD.

The Powder watch for Colorado has been cancelled as models shift most moisture north into Wyoming late this week into the weekend. Moisture will also be falling in Utah and areas of south central Montana where it’s possible that Big Sky (Closed) gets a refresh of light or moderate snow … Continue reading

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May 9, 2018 - 5:55 amForecast

UPDATED POWDER FORECAST – DOWNGRADING THE WATCH TO AN ADVISORY FOR THE WIND RIVER RANGE OF WYOMING FOLLOWED BY LIGHT OR MODERATE SNOW FOR THE UINTAS OF UTAH. WASATCH WILDCARD

The Powder watch for Colorado has been cancelled as models shift most moisture north into Wyoming late this week into the weekend. Moisture will also be falling in Utah and areas of south central Montana where it’s possible that Big Sky (Closed) gets a refresh of light or moderate snow … Continue reading

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May 7, 2018 - 7:58 amForecast

POWDER WATCH- COLORADO/UTAH- WTF MAY 11-13- WINTER MAY NOT QUIT JUST YET.

Significant system has been consistently been showing up on the models for late this week into the upcoming weekend.  That might bring another foot or more snow above 7500 feet to some mountain locations that are still open for the season in Utah and Colorado.  May 3rd brought 5-7 inches … Continue reading

April 16, 2018 - 7:48 amForecast

7 DAY POWDER FORECAST. CASCADES/UTAH SHORT TERM- COLORADO LONG TERM

The Cascades will see appreciable snowfall favoring the southern Washington resorts and most of Oregon from this morning through Tuesday morning.  Temps have dropped snow levels to below most bases (3,000 foot snow levels).  Light to moderate snow will fall through early Tuesday (3-5 Monday, 3-5 Monday night, 1-3 Tuesday) … Continue reading

April 11, 2018 - 7:42 amForecast

UPDATED POW CAST

Quick update. 4/11/18 AM The next moderate to strong winter storm is pushing snow into the Cascades today. Light to moderate snow will develop over most mountains today in the Pacific Northwest (Crystal has 2 inches as of 6AM). Expect 2-5 inches today in most of the Washington Cascades with … Continue reading

April 5, 2018 - 9:53 amForecast

COLD UP NORTH AND WARM BELOW THE MONTANA WYOMING BORDERS. HEAVY SNOW LIKELY AT SOME HIGHER ELEVATION RESORTS INCLUDING THE TETONS WITH MODERATE BETTER QUALITY IN MONTANA. THE LONG TERM OUTLOOK IS PROMISING SOME POW

Cold air is going to arrive into the northern Rockies late today through Friday before warming is noted in all areas this weekend. If your chasing, your best bets remain north of Wyoming where 4-7 inches are likely at the Montana Snowbowl by Friday morning (decent quality).  Big Sky scored 6 inches … Continue reading

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