February 25, 2017 - 7:45 amForecast

MID WINTER PATTERN WILL BRING THE WHITE ROOM BACK TO THE CASCADES AND ALL OF THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL ROCKIES OVER THE NEXT 7 DAYS

Snow showers are continuing in Colorado this morning while Utah digs out from the perfect 3 foot dump that left huge faceshots from Powder Mountain, Snowbasin, Park City, Solitude, Alta and nearly every resort in the northern regions of the State. Colorado squeaked out a foot in the favored locations … Continue reading

February 14, 2017 - 9:21 amPowder Alert

7 DAY POWDER FORECAST- DEEP SNOW IN THE SIERRA AND NEW ENGLAND CONTINUE. LEFTOVERS AIMED AT THE ROCKIES LATE THIS WEEKEND INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK

SUMMARY February 14, 2016:    Warm temperatures have taken me to start thinking “Spring is around the corner” but history has shown that in the west its not uncommon to go from 60 degrees to 20 degrees and blower pow. It’s a holiday weekend so the trick might be to find … Continue reading

February 12, 2017 - 8:57 amForecast

7 DAY WEST- POWDER FORECAST – POWDER ALERT NEW ENGLAND

SUMMARY: Snow is still falling over Aspen, Telluride, and most of the San Juans of Colorado. We forecasted generally 5-10 inches for most resorts on the Western side of the State that held up (Crested Butte, Aspen) and feel that Telluride should catch up by late tonight. Small waves of … Continue reading

January 26, 2017 - 9:45 amForecast

7 DAY POWDER FORECAST

The past 7 days has seen snowfall totals that we have not seen for many years in the West. The secret on “The Chase” was avoiding too much snow and wind (Closures) and nailing the perfect days of openings. My team was successful starting at Squaw Valley initially last week … Continue reading

December 26, 2016 - 8:15 amPowder Alert

POWDER ALERT-CASCADES- CENTRAL-N. IDAHO- TETONS

December 26, 2016 0830 MST Happy Holidays everyone! Santa delivered one of the deepest dumps of the year to the southern Rockies with 43 inches being reported at Eagle Mountain Ski area in Beaver Utah (Southern part of the State).   Other notable winners were Brian Head (32 inches), Powder Mountain (34 … Continue reading

December 20, 2016 - 8:05 pmForecast

SANTA IS GOING TO GET FACESHOTS THIS WEEK AS HE WORKS HIS WAY OVER THE SIERRA INTO A WIDE AREA OF THE ROCKIES. THIS INCLUDES THE ENTIRE SIERRA RANGE AND EVENTUALLY RIDING THE WHITE ROOM INTO THE 4 CORNERS. THIS WILL INCLUDE UTAH, COLORADO, NEW MEXICO, ARIZONA AND SOME HOPEFUL SURPRISES TO IDAHO, SOUTHERN MONTANA AND MOST OF WYOMING.

SIERRA EPIC WATCH hoisted for significant snowfall for most of the Sierra (Northern California all the way to Big Bear) Thursday/Friday. We are including all ski resorts along the Tahoe Basin, Truckee, Mammoth, Big Bear and areas north to the Oregon border Friday/Saturday.  This system moves East over XMAS  impacting the … Continue reading

November 30, 2016 - 7:45 amForecast

7 DAY POWDER FORECAST- THE CHASE MAY BEGIN AGAIN SOON

November 30, 2016 7 AM MST Very active weather set up over many areas of the West in the past 5 days.  The coastal and interior Cascades, Northern Idaho, Sierra, southern Colorado and Wasatch were winners.  NW flow and lake effect snow pumped significant feathers into a good section of … Continue reading

November 13, 2016 - 8:48 amMODERATE SNOW STILL ON TAP FOR THE CASCADES AND ROCKIES- THE SIERRA IS DOWNGRADED

MODERATE SNOW STILL ON TAP FOR THE CASCADES AND ROCKIES- THE SIERRA IS DOWNGRADED

November 13, 2016, 8AM, MST HI Everyone Sunday morning update as models are trending for less snow for the Sierra and higher confidence for moderate snowfall for a wide area of ski areas from the Cascades, through Idaho, Wyoming, Utah, Colorado and perhaps a tease in northern New Mexico mid … Continue reading

November 9, 2016 - 8:18 amForecast

WESTERN PATTERN CHANGE WILL BRING SNOW TO THE SIERRA, CASCADES AND ROCKIES

November 9, 2016 7:30 AM MST In the past several days long term models have come into consensus advertising an end to the ridge over the west.  Moisture will continue to stream into the Pacific northwest this week with cooling expected early next week.  Washington State set a record yesterday at … Continue reading

October 26, 2016 - 8:21 amForecast

POWDER WATCH- SIERRA-NORTHERN ROCKIES-FRIDAY-MONDAY

October, 26, 2016 8 AM MST Summary: “Significant moisture is going to slam into the West over the next 5 days”.   The Powder Watch applies to terrain above 9500 feet in the Sierra late this week (Just beyond the summit at most resorts) and drops to 7,500 feet later this … Continue reading

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