May 2, 2014 - 8:14 amPowder Alert

WINTER OUTLOOK 2014/2015 – LAST POST FOR 2013/14 – ANNUAL FUND DRIVE

Last post for 2013/14 season- Annual Fund Drive  Long range predictions instill decent confidence in the 60-90 days model outlooks.   Current trends are for warming waters over the Pacific and weak El Nino developing during the summer months.   The early summer trend should be for below average temperatures for the … Continue reading

April 27, 2014 - 4:43 pmForecast

MODERATE SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TUESDAY IN THE ROCKIES

Snowbird has logged over 14 inches in the past 2 days (Highly variable- Powder, Blower, wind impacted, Coral Reef) and areas in Colorado generally have seen 4-9 inches (Highest amounts near Loveland Pass-8-10- Dry density).  Winds have been strong in most areas!  Loveland Pass remains closed due to blowing snow. … Continue reading

April 22, 2014 - 7:45 amPowder Alert

POWDER ALERT- SIERRA, WASATCH, CASCADES- COLORADO WILDCARD?

This will be our last powder alert of the season!  Please consider a donation to keep our weather forecasts and powder dreams alive for next year.    Light snow is falling over the Cascades (Most areas closed until this weekend), and will continue through Wednesday night (Cold temperatures, good density).   … Continue reading

April 9, 2014 - 9:47 amPowder Alert

POWDER ALERT- COLORADO FRONT RANGE- SUNDAY/MONDAY

Sharp cold front and Northeasterly winds will bring warm spring like weather over the Eastern Colorado mountains to mid-winter  conditions by early Sunday morning.  Snow will intensify early Sunday over the foothills of Denver and continue into the evening hours through Monday morning.  The highest intensity snowfall will occur from 5AM … Continue reading

April 4, 2014 - 8:48 amForecast

7 DAY POW FORECAST

Spring brings surprise dumps due to orographics, warmer temperatures, sun angle and convection from cold pockets of air that can formulate heavy snows in a short period of time.  Highlights from the last few days are Winter Park (13 inches), Monarch (9 inches Thursday), and Mount Baker who grabbed 15 … Continue reading

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