February 23, 2018 - 8:52 amPowder Alert

Powder Alert! WA, OR, ID, UT, and Wyoming next week. Colorado wildcard with anyones guess who will get double digits this weekend.

Powder Alert! WA, OR, ID, UT, and Wyoming next week. Colorado wildcard with anyones guess who will get double digits this weekend.

Summary   I predicted significant snow for Wolf Creek (excess of 15 inches) but not the 3 feet they picked up in the past 2 days. It’s not surprising with SW winds, cold temperatures (They are often on the warmish side), and models that nailed the location of heaviest moisture. … Continue reading

February 21, 2018 - 4:14 pmPowder Alert

POWDER ALERT- COLORADO, NEW MEXICO. POWDER WATCH ISSUED FOR THE CASCADES WHERE 20-30 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE

POWDER ALERT- COLORADO, NEW MEXICO. POWDER WATCH ISSUED FOR THE CASCADES WHERE 20-30 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE

Summary The Sierra is waking up with 5-10 inches for most mountain ranges through late Thursday. If you want double digits for Thursday, also consider the southern San Juans of Colorado. New Mexico could bring some surprises especially Santa Fe. The weekend looks cold with more light or moderate snow … Continue reading

February 17, 2018 - 7:47 pmPowder Alert

EPIC ALERT! COLDER TEMPS ARE MOVING ONSHORE IN THE CASCADES AND WILL SEND BLOWER POW TO MANY AREAS OF THE ROCKIES DOWNSTREAM IN THE NEXT 2-3 DAYS.

EPIC ALERT! COLDER TEMPS ARE MOVING ONSHORE IN THE CASCADES AND WILL SEND BLOWER POW TO MANY AREAS OF THE ROCKIES DOWNSTREAM IN THE NEXT 2-3 DAYS.

Its Warren Miller’s Memorial wishes!  Hit your favorite run on February 17th and share a photo #ripwarrenmiller on social media.  His desires were to skip a memorial service and let us rip the slopes on Saturday. This EPIC ALERT is dedicated to Warren Miller. I have chased powder for nearly 5 … Continue reading

February 15, 2018 - 7:43 pmPowder Alert

EPIC ALERT! CASCADES AND ROCKIES ARE GOING TO NAB ANOTHER 1-2 FEET THROUGH TUESDAY. 1-2 FEET FELL OVER MANY AREAS OF THE ROCKIES TODAY INCLUDING UTAH!

EPIC ALERT! CASCADES AND ROCKIES ARE GOING TO NAB ANOTHER 1-2 FEET THROUGH TUESDAY. 1-2 FEET FELL OVER MANY AREAS OF THE ROCKIES TODAY INCLUDING UTAH!

Update  2/15/18  PM report What a day!  OMG, finally the deep blower landed in many spots with my wake up call at 2:30AM pinpointing Aspen Highlands that took my chase from Boulder arriving way too early (7AM) after driving through heavy snow especially near Copper this morning on I-70.  Highlands … Continue reading

February 14, 2018 - 6:20 pmPowder Alert

POWDER ALERT- HEAVY SNOW LIKELY IN MANY AREAS OF THE CASCADES AND ROCKIES IN THE NEXT 5 DAYS.

POWDER ALERT- HEAVY SNOW LIKELY IN MANY AREAS OF THE CASCADES AND ROCKIES IN THE NEXT 5 DAYS.

Summary  2/14/ 18  PM  The next 5 days are going to be deep especially in the Pacific Northwest, Wyoming, central Montana, areas of Colorado, and even the Wasatch gets into the action by early next week. New Mexico will see heavy snow just south of the Colorado border with a … Continue reading

February 12, 2018 - 7:50 pmPowder Alert

1-2 FEET OF FRESHIES IS FALLING IN THE SOUTHERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS. THE 7 DAY FORECAST LOOKS DEEP IN THE NORTHWEST THAT MIGRATES TO THE ROCKIES LATE IN THE WEEKEND.

1-2 FEET OF FRESHIES IS FALLING IN THE SOUTHERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS. THE 7 DAY FORECAST LOOKS DEEP IN THE NORTHWEST THAT MIGRATES TO THE ROCKIES LATE IN THE WEEKEND.

Update  7PM  2/12/2018 The chase is in the San Juan Mountains tonight.  11 inches fell at Wolf Creek today with empty slopes and decent coverage. Some rocks are still popping up just at or below the new snow surface on upper mountain. Don’t expect any markings or indication of where they … Continue reading

February 11, 2018 - 9:28 amPowder Alert

COLORADO IS BACK IN THE SPOTLIGHT FOR DOUBLE DIGITS FOR THE 4 CORNERS EARLY THIS WEEK. ADDITIONAL SNOW WILL RIPPLE IN FROM THE NORTHWEST MID TO LATE WEEK WITH A HINT OF A BETTER PATTERN CHANGE IN THE EXTENDED FORECAST

COLORADO IS BACK IN THE SPOTLIGHT FOR DOUBLE DIGITS FOR THE 4 CORNERS EARLY THIS WEEK. ADDITIONAL SNOW WILL RIPPLE IN FROM THE NORTHWEST MID TO LATE WEEK WITH A HINT OF A BETTER PATTERN CHANGE IN THE EXTENDED FORECAST

Summary  2/11/18  AM Congratulations to Red Gerard on winning America’s first gold medal at the 2018 Olympics (Men’s Slopestyle). At just 17, he’s the youngest kid to medal in an Olympic event since the 1920’s. That was one heck of a run!  He missed out on 10 inches of pow … Continue reading

February 2, 2018 - 7:09 pmPowder Alert

POWDER ALERT- INTERIOR BC, NORTH CENTRAL MONTANA, TETONS (CREAM). DEEP SNOW BUT CAVEAT IS WARMING TEMPS FOLLOWED BY COLDER AIR LATE IN THE PERIOD.

POWDER ALERT- INTERIOR BC, NORTH CENTRAL MONTANA, TETONS (CREAM). DEEP SNOW BUT CAVEAT IS WARMING TEMPS FOLLOWED BY COLDER AIR LATE IN THE PERIOD.

Summary 2/2/18 PM REPORT Temps stay cold in interior BC with moisture moving from the Pacific Northwest with a warming trend this weekend south of the Canada line. The Tetons are in position for 10-20 inches at the summits but will fall short on quality late this weekend (Decent tonight … Continue reading

January 23, 2018 - 8:46 pmPowder Alert

CHASE RIGHT NOW TO THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST- FOLLOWED BY THE SIERRA LATE WEEK. THE CASCADES STAY DEEP ALL WEEK.

CHASE RIGHT NOW TO THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST- FOLLOWED BY THE SIERRA LATE WEEK. THE CASCADES STAY DEEP ALL WEEK.

Summary. 1/23/18 PM report  Significant snow is falling in the Washington Cascades tonight that swoops south into Oregon and eventually The Sierra by Wednesday night. The northern and central Panhandle of Idaho will earn deep rewards into Wednesday. The Rockies get the wrung out leftovers Thursday/Friday Short Term Forecast 7 … Continue reading

January 22, 2018 - 8:35 pmForecast

UPDATED CUSTOM POW CAST- SEVERAL FEET OF SNOW WILL FALL IN THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST IN THE NEXT 5 DAYS

1/22/17- PM FORECAST Trip update: The chase to Baker this morning was met with 8-11 inches of light density powder on all aspects as of 6 AM (Light Winds). An additional 10 inches  fell during the day. 1st chair spun around 9:45 this morning with what felt like 15 inches of bottomless pow.  Overall, this … Continue reading

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