December 11, 2017 - 8:23 amPowder Alert

POWDER ALERT- 9-18 INCHES FOR NEW ENGLAND FRESHIES! THE RIDGE IN THE WEST MIGHT BUCKLE IN THE LONG TERM OUTLOOK

POWDER ALERT- 9-18 INCHES FOR NEW ENGLAND FRESHIES! THE RIDGE IN THE WEST MIGHT BUCKLE IN THE LONG TERM OUTLOOK

Summary  12/11/2017 AM report- Forecaster-Powderchaser Steve While the West stays dry, the East is the place to chase this week and perhaps again late this weekend into early next week. There are 3 storms on the radar with the strongest occurring Tuesday/Wednesday with some teasing late this week turning up … Continue reading

December 1, 2017 - 8:37 amPowder Alert

IF YOU’RE IN POWDER WITHDRAWAL START CHASING NOW TO THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST, NORTHERN ROCKIES OR INTERIOR BC

IF YOU’RE IN POWDER WITHDRAWAL START CHASING NOW TO THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST, NORTHERN ROCKIES OR INTERIOR BC

Summary – 12/1/2017 .  AM report Yesterday I mentioned that the Rockies were back in the game! Models are coming close to agreement for heavy mountain snow in the Cascades to transition east this weekend combining with very cold air from Canada bringing decent snows to the northern Rockies. Highlights … Continue reading

December 1, 2017 - 8:23 amPowder Alert

IF YOU’RE IN POWDER WITHDRAWAL START CHASING NOW TO THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST, NORTHERN ROCKIES OR INTERIOR BC

IF YOU’RE IN POWDER WITHDRAWAL START CHASING NOW TO THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST, NORTHERN ROCKIES OR INTERIOR BC

Summary – 12/1/2017 .  AM report Yesterday I mentioned that the Rockies were back in the game! Models are coming close to agreement for heavy mountain snow in the Cascades to transition east this weekend combining with very cold air from Canada bringing decent snows to the northern Rockies. Highlights … Continue reading

November 25, 2017 - 7:04 pmPowder Alert

A FOOT OF POW FOR THE SIERRA-TEASES IN THE ROCKIES- AND A GLIMMER OF HOPE FOR DEEP SNOW NEXT WEEKEND FOR MUCH OF THE WEST

A FOOT OF POW FOR THE SIERRA-TEASES IN THE ROCKIES- AND A GLIMMER OF HOPE FOR DEEP SNOW NEXT WEEKEND FOR MUCH OF THE WEST

Summary November 17, 2017 7PM MST  Light snow and rain falling in the Cascades currently. Warm air tonight will keep snow levels high in the PNW until late Sunday when Snow will be pick up in the afternoon above 4500 feet. Colder temps and perhaps deeper snow is likely for … Continue reading

November 16, 2017 - 8:41 amPowder Alert

POWDER ALERT- UTAH, WYOMING COLORADO-12-20 INCHES IN NEXT 48 HOURS

POWDER ALERT- UTAH, WYOMING COLORADO-12-20 INCHES IN NEXT 48 HOURS

The next storm system currently impacting the Sierra will move east to provide heavy amounts of snow to many areas of the Rockies.  Snow levels will start out high and drop to all base areas of the Rockies later in the storm period. Most areas of Wyoming, Utah, and Colorado will … Continue reading

November 14, 2017 - 5:59 amPowder Alert

EPIC ALERT! ATOMOSPHERIC RIVER 20-40 INCHES POW IN THE PNW- 2-3 FEET SIERRA-1-2 FEET ROCKIES! THERE IS NOTHING NOT TO LIKE!

EPIC ALERT! ATOMOSPHERIC RIVER 20-40 INCHES POW IN THE PNW- 2-3 FEET SIERRA-1-2 FEET ROCKIES! THERE IS NOTHING NOT TO LIKE!

My endorphines are flowing this morning as significant amounts of POW are going to be falling in a wide area of the west over the next 5 days!  “The powder maps are lit up from the Pacific Northwest through the entire Sierra range followed by decent leftovers in the Tetons, … Continue reading

November 4, 2017 - 11:31 pmPowder Alert

POWDER ALERT FOR WASHINGTON/OREGON, MODERATE SNOW FOR UTAH/COLORADO – QUICK UPDATE

POWDER ALERT FOR WASHINGTON/OREGON, MODERATE SNOW FOR UTAH/COLORADO – QUICK UPDATE

Summary: It is almost midnight on Saturday evening. The first major storm of the week has delivered huge totals in the Tetons, British Columbia, Alberta and Washington. Mount Norquay and Nakiska just opened for the season! Temperatures were a little warmer than forecast in Tahoe so the totals there are … Continue reading

November 2, 2017 - 10:42 amPowder Alert

SNOVEMBER IS HERE!! POWDER ALERT FOR CALIFORNIA, WYOMING, MONTANA, WASHINGTON, OREGON, ALBERTA & BC!!

SNOVEMBER IS HERE!! POWDER ALERT FOR CALIFORNIA, WYOMING, MONTANA, WASHINGTON, OREGON, ALBERTA & BC!!

 Recap: The first two storms have played out as expected. On Monday/Tuesday, Southwest Colorado got a nice thump of snow. Telluride picked up 6”, Purgatory 5”, and 8-10” at Silverton. The rest of Colorado saw smaller amounts ranging from 1-4”(image courtesy of Purgatory Resort) The Alberta Clipper was next up … Continue reading

October 31, 2017 - 12:19 amPowder Alert

POWDER ALERT FOR COLORADO, MONTANA, BC & ALBERTA!! POWDER WATCH EVERYWHERE ELSE!!

POWDER ALERT FOR COLORADO, MONTANA, BC & ALBERTA!! POWDER WATCH EVERYWHERE ELSE!!

Snow is just beginning to fall in Southwestern Colorado this evening. Moderate to heavy snow will continue to fall at times through Tuesday night with 4-8″, and lesser amounts north and northeast of the San Juans. The rest of the West is on a Powder Watch as an Alberta Clipper … Continue reading

October 20, 2017 - 8:18 amPowder Alert

POWDER ALERT WA, OR, CENTRAL IDAHO- TETONS ON WATCH. THE SIERRA JUST GOT A TEASE OF 2-5 INCHES.

POWDER ALERT WA, OR, CENTRAL IDAHO- TETONS ON WATCH. THE SIERRA JUST GOT A TEASE OF 2-5 INCHES.

Snow is falling over the Sierra where a wide area of 2-5 inches of wet snow has fallen in many areas above 7,000 feet.  A cold front will swing east today enhancing snowfall over the northern Rockies with highlights over central Idaho (Brundage) where up to a foot of snow … Continue reading

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