Conditions

Alpine Weather: The Sun is Finally Out! For Good?

1 Comment 26 April 2011

Alpine Weather:  The Sun is Finally Out!  For Good?

It hasn’t really stopped snowing on the mountain since last Wednesday although it has been showery and light.  Alpine has picked up a few inches each day adding up to 22 inches up top over the past 6 days.  That brings the April total now to 43 inches up top and the season total is already over 800 inches. [...]

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Events, Featured, Terrain Parks

Trains 2011 – Freestyle Ski & Snowboard

No Comments 22 April 2011

Trains 2011 – Freestyle Ski & Snowboard

The High Fives Non-Profit Foundation, Marker Bindings, Volkl Skis, Smith Optics and Alpine Meadows Ski Resort hosted the invitational slopestyle contest, Trains,  on Saturday, April 16. The winning trick came from snowboarder Brandon Reis for his double cork 10. Team Gray, scored the best high-five for their three-man, one on a barrel, two front-flipping-by-while-high-fiving display, [...]

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Conditions

Alpine Weather: More Snow & Unsettled Through the Weekend

No Comments 20 April 2011

Alpine Weather:  More Snow & Unsettled Through the Weekend

Alpine picked up 4 more inches from the storm on Wednesday night bringing the April snowfall total to 25 inches.  We just keep adding to the incredible snowfall this season. Moisture continues to stream into Northern CA and we will see more snow Friday night.  The models have pushed up the precip amounts a little [...]

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Conditions

Alpine Weather: More snow this week

No Comments 18 April 2011

Alpine Weather:  More snow this week

Alpine picked up 3 inches at the summit overnight with a dusting at the base.  Snow levels continued to drop all night and were down to the base this morning, but the heaviest precip had already pushed south of us. Temps will rebound today to close to 50 at the base and the 30′s up top.  We should have [...]

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Conditions

Alpine Weather: Unsettled Into Next Week

No Comments 15 April 2011

Alpine Weather:  Unsettled Into Next Week

Alpine picked up 3 inches from the weak storm this past Wednesday bringing the April snowfall total to 18 inches.  We will have lots of clouds today & tomorrow as moisture is streaming into the Pacific NW and the Northern tip of CA. The biggest affect on us today and tomorrow will just be some wind and maybe [...]

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Conditions

Alpine Weather: A Return to Spring

No Comments 11 April 2011

Alpine Weather:  A Return to Spring

With the 16+ inches from the storm last week Alpine has now picked up over 800 inches on the season up top.  The  base is now around 23 feet up top and 12 feet at the bottom.  That will be the peak of our base as we go into Spring but it’s a big one [...]

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