California Snowpack • California Ski Report
Snow Report • June 5 2023
61° Chance T-storms
39.0" Snowpack • 99% of Normal
No new snow to report today, with snowpack levels sitting at 39.0". Snowpack levels for this time of year average around 15 inches, but can be as high as 164 inches.
Kirkwood ski resort, located in California, is known for its high elevation and extensive terrain. The resort boasts 86 runs, with the best trails being Cornice Express, Sentinel, and Zachary. An interesting fact is that Kirkwood was founded in the 1960s by an Olympic skier, and was one of the first ski resorts in the United States to allow snowboarding. For beginner skiers, a great suggestion is to take the Timber Creek Express lift to access easier runs like Lower Monte Wolfe and Conestoga. As for apres ski, The Wall Bar & Grill is a popular spot with a lively atmosphere and delicious food.
Today's forecast, A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 61. East wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms. It doesn't look like there's any substantial snow forecasted this week with air temperatures ranging between 55° - 61° over the next 5 days.