A great day for skiing today with 8"
of fresh powder on the slopes, and snowpack levels reaching 56".
Snowpack levels for this time of year average around 40 inches and range from 29 inches (2015) to 54.0 inches (2011).
Weather today, Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Areas of blowing snow. High near 23. Breezy, with a west wind 17 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 5 to 9 inches possible.
Up to 10" of more snowfall forecasted in the next 5 days.
Weather into tomorrow, Snow. High near 9. Wind chill values as low as -20. North wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Snowpack vs Snow Water Equivalent
Wet, heavy snowfall generally consists of
atleast 12.5% water content or higher for every foot of snow.
Lighter, drier snow might contain up to 1.0 inch of water for every foot of snow; up to 8.3% water.