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Conditions

Alpine Weather: Just the beginning of the snow

No Comments 16 February 2011

Alpine Weather: Just the beginning of the snow

Alpine Meadows picked up another 15 inches in the past 24 hours as of 6 a.m.  That’s on top of the 5 inches reported yesterday morning, bringing the storm total up to 20 inches so far.  The heaviest snow is moving through this  morning with the cold front and then snow showers will continue into Thursday.  Should pick up [...]

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Alpine Weather: Big snow arrives tonight

No Comments 15 February 2011

Alpine Weather: Big snow arrives tonight

Over the past 24 hours Alpine Meadows picked up 3-5 inches of snow.  That will be more like 3-5 feet of snow by Thursday morning.  Light snow will pick up again this afternoon and could put down another 3-5 inches before the cold front moves closer tonight bringing the heavy snow. It will snow heavily [...]

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Alpine Weather: It’s snowtime

1 Comment 13 February 2011

Alpine Weather: It’s snowtime

We will start with lots of wind tomorrow as the jetstream approaches the area.  Light snow showers could develop during the day as precip reaches the crest.  We could see a couple of  inches Monday on the mountain and a few more inches Monday night and  Tuesday.  Total of 5-10 inches by Tuesday afternoon. Then [...]

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Alpine Weather: Winter returns with a vengeance

4 Comments 11 February 2011

Alpine Weather: Winter returns with a vengeance

Dust off the pontoons and set back your bindings because old man winter is returning starting Monday and he wants to make up for January.  By this time next week the high pressure ridge will be a distant memory as we are once again buried in fluffy powder along with cold temps.  A strong low pressure is [...]

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Conditions, Featured, On the Mountain, Video

Powder day video at Alpine Meadows

1 Comment 31 January 2011

Powder day video at Alpine Meadows

The pow returned Sunday and the conditions were great. Check out the latest footage from the mountain.

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