17 inches of fresh snow today across regions of Washington, Idaho, and Oregon

Snoflo | 2017-12-01



17 inches of fresh snow today across regions of Washington, Idaho, and Oregon making some great skiing conditions for folks across the regions. Mountains across Washington like Brown Top and Elbow Lake are waking up to new snowfall this morning with Brown Top coated in 17 inches of powder over the past 24 hours. causing snowpacks to rise at Brown Top to 45 inches, with up to 4 inches of powder on its way as the next storm system hits this week. Elbow Lake reported 5 inches of more snow, causing snowpacks to rise up to 20 inches. Forecasts predict another 8 inches of fresh snow headed to the area over the next 5 days as the next storm rolls through.


Idaho is also reporting fresh snow this morning with some mountains seeing as much as 3 inches of new snow in some areas. Hidden Lake reported the most in Idaho and woke up to 3 inches of powder this morning, with another 3 inches of fresh snow on its way as the next storm system hits this week. Pine Creek Pass in Idaho enjoyed 3 inches of fresh snow this morning, with current snowpack depths rising up to 4 inches.



We've also seen mountains across Oregon reporting new snowfall today with 5 mountain locations across the state seeing fresh snow from the latest storm. Mountains like Little Meadows are sitting at snowpack levels around 6 inches this morning, thanks to 5 inches of fresh snow over the past day. Those folks are expecting another 9 inches of powder forecasted this week.



Read More:
http://www.avalanche.org/tutorial/tutorial.html
http://www.nationalgeographic.com/environment/natural-disasters/avalanches/
http://avalanche.state.co.us/


Related Links:
Washington Snow Report
Idaho Snow Report
Oregon Snow Report



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