April 23, 2017 - 8:37 amPowder Alert

POWDER ALERT- GOODBYE SPRING- HELLO WINTER AS 2 FEET OF FRESHIES OR MORE LIKELY FOR MANY AREAS OF THE NORTHERN ROCKIES AND SOUTHERN CASCADES NEXT WEEK.

POWDER ALERT- GOODBYE SPRING- HELLO WINTER AS 2 FEET OF FRESHIES OR MORE LIKELY FOR MANY AREAS OF THE NORTHERN ROCKIES AND SOUTHERN CASCADES NEXT WEEK.

Summary   I mentioned a very stormy pattern setting up for the later part of April in my posts a few weeks ago. Models continue to verify that winter is back for the northern Rockies that will impact all of the mountain regions from the southern regions of the Cascades … Continue reading

April 19, 2017 - 7:49 amPowder Alert

POWDER ALERT- COLORADO, TETONS AND WASATCH ON WATCH- 8-12 INCHES OF SPRING POW WILL BE FALLING IN SOME SPOTS THIS WEEK

POWDER ALERT- COLORADO, TETONS AND WASATCH ON WATCH- 8-12 INCHES OF SPRING POW WILL BE FALLING IN SOME SPOTS THIS WEEK

SUMMARY:  4/19/2017  0800 MST As I forecasted a few days ago the central Wasatch nailed 7 inches on the snow telemetry (More like 7-10 up top) of dense snow. Temps have decreased to freezing at the bases and light snow is still falling (Could be dreamy creamy base layer and … Continue reading

April 10, 2017 - 7:51 amPowder Alert

CALIFORNIA DREAMING! ANOTHER STORM DUE MID WEEK WITH 8-13 INCHES FOR MANY NORTHERN SKI AREAS. THE CASCADES INCLUDING THE PANHANDLE OF IDAHO GRAB POW ABOVE 4,000 FEET

CALIFORNIA DREAMING! ANOTHER STORM DUE MID WEEK WITH 8-13 INCHES FOR MANY NORTHERN SKI AREAS. THE CASCADES INCLUDING THE PANHANDLE OF IDAHO GRAB POW ABOVE 4,000 FEET

Summary- April 10, 2017 Snow has ended in the Rockies where the deepest overnight dump hit Alta and Snowbird of the season (17-20). NW flow and cold air really cranked some impressive amounts that make it difficult to forecast with orographics taking hold and dumping significant snow at higher elevations … Continue reading

April 7, 2017 - 7:47 amForecast

CREAM CHEESE TOPPED WITH MEDIUM DENSITY FROSTING

Summary 4/7/2017 0700 mst I just checked the automated snow telemetry at Squaw at 8,000 feet and it appears that 9 inches has already fallen since the lifts closed yesterday (Temps are 26 degrees with strong winds). Mammoth is reporting 15-20 inches!  The storm is just beginning with the warm … Continue reading

April 6, 2017 - 8:23 amPowder Alert

POWDER ALERT UPDATED FOR THE WEST! 3-5 FEET FOR THE SIERRA, 12 PLUS FOR THE WASATCH AND UPPER TETONS! COLORADO IS A WILDCARD

POWDER ALERT UPDATED FOR THE WEST! 3-5 FEET FOR THE SIERRA, 12 PLUS FOR THE WASATCH AND UPPER TETONS! COLORADO IS A WILDCARD

Summary Yesterdays chase to Breckenridge was met with a rock slide on I-70 that happened minutes in front of me. The right lane was blocked but I managed to skirt around the mess before traffic backed up behind me. “Breckenridge was deep fluff just above mid mountain (felt like 7-11)) … Continue reading

April 4, 2017 - 8:12 pmPowder Alert

POWDER ALERT! SIERRA, CASCADES, WASATCH, CENTRAL IDAHO, TETONS- COLORADO ON WATCH

POWDER ALERT! SIERRA, CASCADES, WASATCH, CENTRAL IDAHO, TETONS- COLORADO ON WATCH

April 4, 2017, 9PM UPDATED  Summary There is a ton of weather buzz in the chase cave tonight! First, Colorado just got nailed over parts of Summit County where 14-16 inches fell during the day! I chased to Beaver Creek (4-5 on the cams) and found 8-9 inches of blower … Continue reading

April 3, 2017 - 8:58 amPowder Alert

THE ATMOSPHERIC RIVER RETURNS TO CALIFORNIA LATE THIS WEEK INTO THE WEEKEND! 2-4 FEET OF SNOW ARE LIKELY AT THE SUMMITS OF MOST TAHOE RESORTS THROUGH SATURDAY WITH UP TO 5 FEET POSSIBLE AT THE SUMMIT OF MAMMOTH

THE ATMOSPHERIC RIVER RETURNS TO CALIFORNIA LATE THIS WEEK INTO THE WEEKEND! 2-4 FEET OF SNOW ARE LIKELY AT THE SUMMITS OF MOST TAHOE RESORTS THROUGH SATURDAY WITH UP TO 5 FEET POSSIBLE AT THE SUMMIT OF MAMMOTH

For those of you that may have forgotten what the February burial looked like in the Sierra you may get another chance to see deep snow late this week into the weekend.  It wont be as deep as some of the AR events we saw this past winter but decent … Continue reading

April 1, 2017 - 3:23 pmPowder Alert

EPIC ALERT 5-10 FEET OF BLOWER POW HEADED FOR THE ROCKIES, SIERRA, CASCADES AND BC

EPIC ALERT 5-10 FEET OF BLOWER POW HEADED FOR THE ROCKIES, SIERRA, CASCADES AND BC

April 1st, 2017 Its amazing that some folks are putting the boards away, ski areas are closing this week, and after Colorado got skunked on the last storm most of the west is going to be waist deep in powder this week!  April brings in winter! Much of the snowfall … Continue reading

March 26, 2017 - 9:18 amForecast

THE POW FACTOR IS INCREASING THIS WEEK WITH GOOD MOISTURE MOVING OVER THE CASCADES TAKING AIM AT CENTRAL IDAHO, WASATCH, AND A DECENT AMOUNT OF COLORADO ESPECIALLY LATE NEXT WEEK.

Summary I chased from Utah on Thursday night and scored the 19 inch day at Telluride Friday. “How did that happen as it was not forecasted” Precipitation last week focussed on areas East of summit County as we forecasted however we also highlight areas west towards Beaver Creek extending south … Continue reading

March 13, 2017 - 8:56 amPowder Alert

GET TO NEW ENGLAND NOW! WHITE ROOM GUARANTEE WITH EPIC ALERT HOISTED FOR TUESDAY/WEDNESDAY

GET TO NEW ENGLAND NOW! WHITE ROOM GUARANTEE WITH EPIC ALERT HOISTED FOR TUESDAY/WEDNESDAY

Summary Significant nor Easter is aimed at the entire Northeast (including the metro areas). Snow will begin along the mid Atlantic today and move into the metro areas of New York tonight. 1600 flights have been canceled so if your flying tonight your not going to get there. New England … Continue reading

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