ALTA SKI AREA




  • Snowpack
  • 66.0"
  • Snowpack levels are currently 47% below the seasonal average of 53". The highest snowpack observed on this date in the past 12 years was in 2010, when snowpack depth was recorded at 143.0".
  • New Snowfall
  • Past 24 hours
  • 0"
  • 1.0" of snowmelt over the past 24 hours has receeded the total snowpack to 66.0" and a snow water equivalent (SWE) of 31.8".

  • Air Temp
  • 63°
  • Forecast models predict more snow this week in utah, with up to 4" of new snowfall on the slopes in the next 5 days.

Seasonal Comparison

Compare snowpack levels this season from past seasons
Current Average Max Min
66.0" (-47%) 53" 143.0" (2010) 12.0" (2011)

Snow Forecast

Snow and weather outlook for the ski area.
  • Today, Sunny, with a high near 63. West wind around 11 mph. Tomorrow, A 20 percent chance of showers after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 59. West wind 16 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.

Nearby Ski Areas

Upcoming snow forecasts for ski areas in the region

Outdoor Recreation

Popular outdoor recreation hotspots
Campground Campsites Reservations Toilets Showers Elevation
HOPE 26 6,669 ft
WASATCH MOUNTAIN STATE PARK 139 5,999 ft
EAST CANYON STATE PARK 31 5,758 ft
TANNERS FLAT 34 7,208 ft
ALBION BASIN 18 9,444 ft
LITTLE MILL 36 6,035 ft
GRANITE FLAT 52 6,756 ft
MT. TIMPANOGOS 27 6,985 ft
UTAH LAKE STATE PARK 71 4,491 ft
DEER CREEK STATE PARK 75 5,565 ft
SPRUCES 105 7,363 ft
WARNICK 6 6,260 ft
REDMAN 40 8,318 ft
TIMPOONEKE 27 7,546 ft
NUNNS PARK None 4,994 ft
ROCK CANYON 4 6,901 ft
Ski Area Snowpack Air Temperature 5 Day Forecast
DEER VALLEY RESORT 40" 58° 3.4"
ALTA SKI AREA 66" 63° 2.12"
SNOWBASIN 0" 72° 0.18"
SUNDANCE 8" 66° 1.82"
DC SHOES MOUNTAIN LAB 24" 61° 2.76"
SNOWBIRD SKI AND SUMMER RESORT 66" 63° 2.12"
CANYONS 40" 58° 3.4"
BRIGHTON SKI RESORT 40" 58° 3.4"
PARK CITY MOUNTAIN RESORT 40" 58° 3.4"
SOLITUDE MOUNTAIN RESORT 24" 61° 2.76"
River Run Streamflow Length Class
OGDEN NARROWS 153.0cfs 2.0 Mi III+ to IV
SKELETOR'S GORGE 11.7cfs 1.4 Mi IV+
PARK AND RIDE TO OLD MILL CATCH POND 92.3cfs 1.25 Mi IV to V
HENEFER TO TAGGERT 0.77cfs 7.0 Mi II- to III
ROUND VALLEY 0.77cfs 5.5 Mi II
MOUTH OF WEBER CANYON TO RIVERDALE 0.77cfs 10.0 Mi III
BRIDAL VEIL (BV) 2460.0cfs 4.0 Mi III to IV
MIDDLE PROVO (JORDANELLE TO DEER CREEK) 239.0cfs 25.0 Mi II+
SCRAMBLED EGGS BEND 308.0cfs 4.0 Mi IV
SPANISH FORK 148.0cfs 1.6 Mi III-
SOUTH FORK CONFLUENCE TO BELOW THE NARROWS 76.1cfs 3.7 Mi II to II+
MORGAN WATERFALL 0.77cfs 0.1 Mi III+
RAINBOW GARDENS 153.0cfs 3.0 Mi III to IV-

Area Hydrology

Compare snow and flow conditions for the watershed
Gauge Streamflow Stage
BEAR RIVER ABOVE RESERVOIR
USGS 10020100
1,220 cfs 4.3 ft
FISH CREEK ABOVE RESERVOIR
USGS 09310500
194 cfs 2.9 ft
SURPLUS CANAL @ SALT LAKE CITY
USGS 10170500
440 cfs 10.7 ft
LITTLE COTTONWOOD CREEK @ JORDAN RIVER NR SLC
USGS 10168000
195 cfs 2.2 ft
CHALK CREEK AT COALVILLE
USGS 10131000
306 cfs 4.4 ft
HOBBLE CREEK AT 1650 WEST AT SPRINGVILLE
USGS 10153100
60 cfs 5.1 ft
WEST CANYON CREEK NEAR CEDAR FORT
USGS 10166430
0 cfs 1.9 ft
SIXTH WATER CR AB SYAR TUNNEL
USGS 10149000
31 cfs 4.3 ft
JORDAN RIVER @ 1700 SOUTH @ SALT LAKE CITY
USGS 10171000
137 cfs 3.2 ft
CURRANT CREEK NEAR MONA
USGS 10146400
4 cfs 4.0 ft
PROVO RIVER NEAR CHARLESTON
USGS 10155500
206 cfs 3.7 ft
OGDEN RIVER BL PINEVIEW RES NEAR HUNTSVILLE
USGS 10140100
28 cfs 1.8 ft
PROVO RIVER AT RIVER ROAD BRIDGE
USGS 10155200
140 cfs 0.8 ft
SALT CREEK AT NEPHI
USGS 10146000
31 cfs 1.9 ft
PROVO RIVER NEAR WOODLAND
USGS 10154200
2,130 cfs 6.3 ft
SOUTH FORK OGDEN RIVER NEAR HUNTSVILLE
USGS 10137500
305 cfs 2.8 ft
PROVO RIVER NEAR HAILSTONE
USGS 10155000
2,460 cfs 9.0 ft
DIAMOND FORK ABOVE RED HOLLOW
USGS 10149400
73 cfs 5.1 ft
RED BUTTE CREEK AT FORT DOUGLAS
USGS 10172200
3 cfs 0.6 ft
SPANISH FORK AT CASTILLA
USGS 10150500
237 cfs 4.0 ft
MCLEOD CREEK NEAR PARK CITY
USGS 10133600
24 cfs 6.6 ft
WEBER RIVER NEAR PLAIN CITY
USGS 10141000
51 cfs 10.7 ft
EAST CANYON CREEK NEAR JEREMY RANCH
USGS 10133800
61 cfs 5.4 ft
WEBER RIVER AT GATEWAY
USGS 10136500
389 cfs 12.3 ft
WEBER RIVER NEAR OAKLEY
USGS 10128500
1,060 cfs 7.8 ft
PROVO RIVER AT PROVO
USGS 10163000
126 cfs 4.4 ft
AMERICAN FK AB UPPER POWERPLANT NR AMERICAN FK
USGS 10164500
61 cfs 6.4 ft
EAST CANYON CREEK AB EAST CYN RES NR MORGAN
USGS 10133980
74 cfs 4.4 ft
DANIELS CREEK AT CHARLESTON
USGS 10157500
2 cfs 4.0 ft
LOST CREEK NEAR CROYDEN
USGS 10132500
5 cfs 1.1 ft
WHITE RIVER BL TABBYUNE C NEAR SOLDIER SUMMIT
USGS 09312600
27 cfs 2.6 ft
EAST CANYON CREEK NEAR MORGAN
USGS 10134500
22 cfs 0.3 ft
MUD CREEK BL WINTER QUARTERS CANYON AT SCOFIELD
USGS 09310700
74 cfs 3.0 ft
WEBER RIVER AT OGDEN
USGS 10137000
271 cfs 4.3 ft
EAST CANYON CREEK BL I-80 REST STOP NR PARK CITY
USGS 10133650
34 cfs 5.7 ft
WEBER RIVER NEAR COALVILLE
USGS 10130500
221 cfs 2.4 ft
SUMMIT CREEK ABV SUMMIT CR CANAL NR SANTAQUIN UT
USGS 10147100
43 cfs 1.6 ft
WEBER RIVER AT I-84 AT UINTAH
USGS 10136600
302 cfs 5.7 ft
GOGGIN DRAIN NEAR MAGNA UTAH
USGS 10172630
314 cfs 10.7 ft
WEBER RIVER NEAR PEOA
USGS 10129300
407 cfs 4.0 ft
SILVER CREEK NEAR SILVER CREEK JUNCTION
USGS 10129900
6 cfs 4.2 ft
SALT CRK BLW NEPHI POWERPLANT DIV
USGS 10145400
35 cfs 7.2 ft
WEBER RIVER AT ECHO
USGS 10132000
152 cfs 2.2 ft
FARMINGTON CR ABV DIV NR FARMINGTON
USGS 10142000
38 cfs 0.9 ft
OGDEN RIVER NR GIBSON AVENUE AT OGDEN
USGS 10140700
75 cfs 5.6 ft
WEBER RIVER NEAR WANSHIP
USGS 10129500
205 cfs 2.2 ft
SNAKE CREEK NEAR CHARLESTON
USGS 10156000
25 cfs 1.7 ft
Snotel Site Snowpack 24hr Change
ALTA
SNOTEL ATAU1
19" -1"
ALTA - GUARD HOUSE
SNOTEL AGD
24.99" -3.85"
ATWATER STUDY PLOT
SNOTEL ATH20_MADIS
36" -4"

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