Conditions

Several Feet of Snow in Tahoe likely for Next Weekend

No Comments 16 December 2012

Alpine Meadows picked up another inch in the past 24 hours adding slowly to the snowfall for the week.  That rate will pick up tonight as heavier snowfall moves in. Today we start with more clouds and very light snow falling. The snowfall intensity will slowly increase this afternoon into this evening. Only expecting another [...]

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1-3 Feet of Snow Possible by Next Week

No Comments 14 December 2012

It was another cold morning with lows dipping down in the single digits.  Today we are seeing an increase in clouds and light snow showers as a weak system splits apart over CA. Saturday we will have a break with the cold temperatures continuing. Then Saturday night into Sunday morning another weak system moves in [...]

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Conditions

Season total at 124″ with More Coming Before Holidays!

No Comments 13 December 2012

Alpine Meadows picked up 7 inches overnight up top.  That brings the season total to 124 inches up top.  This is cold and fluffy snow which continues to fall today as low pressure spins down the CA coast.  The 7 inches was measured early this morning so it is deeper out there now and storm [...]

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Conditions

Next Storm to Dive Down with lots of Cold and Some Snow for Wednesday

No Comments 11 December 2012

The upper level ridge is still sitting off the coast and we will continue to see dry and mild conditions into Tuesday. Meanwhile the ridge will begin retrograding Westward by tonight allowing the next storm to dive down the West Coast with lots of cold and some snow for Wednesday. On the upper elevations where [...]

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Conditions, Featured

Plenty of Sunshine at Alpine

No Comments 08 December 2012

A ridge of high pressure is parked off the coast keeping away the storms and providing us with plenty of sunshine through the beginning of next week. There is lots of snow up high to enjoy this opening weekend from the storms last weekend. The ridge of high pressure will begin to move back away [...]

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Conditions, Featured

Alpine Picked up Another 9″ in the past 24 hours

No Comments 03 December 2012

The cold front blasted through a lot faster than expected yesterday morning and there was a sharp cut-off to the precip behind it.  Alpine Meadows picked up another 9 inches in the past 24 hours at the summit bringing the storm total to 35 inches. We even picked up a few inches at the base. [...]

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