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Alpine Weather: 3-4 feet into Sat., more next week

No Comments 24 February 2011

Alpine Weather: 3-4 feet into Sat., more next week

Alpine has already picked up 484 inches on top which is around 108% of the annual snowfall average.   The storm last week was the 3rd largest 4 day storm total in Alpine’s recorded history.  That was on top of the snowiest December on record, and we aren’t done yet. We have another cold storm beginning [...]

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Alpine Weather: More snow on the way

No Comments 21 February 2011

Alpine Weather: More snow on the way

Alpine picked up an incredible 119 inches (10 ft.) in total over the past week, with the final 2 feet falling Friday into Saturday.  That is not the end of the snow as we have another storm headed our way starting on Thursday. The sun came back out on Sunday giving a much needed break from [...]

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Alpine Weather: 8 feet of snow & counting

2 Comments 18 February 2011

Alpine Weather: 8 feet of snow & counting

Alpine picked up another 47 inches in the past 24 hours!  That makes for the biggest 24 & 48 hour snowfall totals so far this season.  That makes a 4 day storm total of 106 inches and brings up to around 90% of the annual snowfall average.  Interestingly we had 105 inches the week before Thanksgiving, [...]

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Alpine Weather: Getting buried

No Comments 17 February 2011

Alpine Weather: Getting buried

Alpine Meadows picked up another 34 inches in the past 24 hours as of 6 a.m., just 1 inch shy of the biggest 24 hour total this season back on 11/20.  That brings the 3 day storm total to 54 inches(4.5 feet) so far!  We are only about halfway through this 5-6 day storm. Heavy snow is already [...]

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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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