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This Map = The Winners & Losers Of The 2013/2014 Ski Season

This map will shows you just about all you need to know about who won and who lost this season in the American west. 

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Powder Alert For Colorado’s Front Range

POWDER ALERT- COLORADO FRONT RANGE- SUNDAY/MONDAY Powderchasers.com Sharp cold front and Northeasterly winds will bring warm spring like weather over the Eastern Colorado mountains to mid-winter  conditions by early Sunday … Read More

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7 Day Powder Forecast – Powderchasers

7 DAY POW FORECAST From Powderchasers.com Spring brings surprise dumps due to orographics, warmer temperatures, sun angle and convection from cold pockets of air that can formulate heavy snows in … Read More

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Sierra Snowpack = Lowest Snowpack Since 1988

Graph provided by mercurynews.com The storm cycle that recently impacted the Tahoe area dropped over 5 feet of snow. Sounds like a lot, but sadly the snowpack is at just 38% of … Read More

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April Snowstorm Could Be A Record Breaker

April Snowstorm Could Be A Record Breaker A snowstorm impacting the Twin Cities late Tonight and into Friday morning could be a record breaker. If the storm fulfills its potential … Read More

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Epic Alert For The Sierra!

EPIC ALERT- SIERRA SATURDAY-SUNDAY, POWDER ALERT WASATCH-SUNDAY MID AM Powderchasers.com Brief synopsis. – EPIC ALERT SIERRA CONTINUES! POWDER ALERTS- ROCKIES Snow has ended in the Rockies this morning with many … Read More

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Replay This Winter in 90 Seconds [PBS]

“Three months of satellite imagery from NOAA plus a handful of notable weather events gives us a visual overview at what this winter looked like — in under 90 seconds.” … Read More

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Epic Alert For The Sierra | Waist Deep Likely By Late Wednesday & Again This Weekend!

Powderchasers.com EPIC ALERT!    The Sierra is going to get blasted with 2 significant storms.  The first moves in Tuesday night and peaks on Wednesday morning.  Temps will crash to the valley floors Wednesday-Thursday … Read More

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Several Feet Of Snow Forecasted For Tahoe

Starting on Tuesday afternoon the Tahoe region will see a change from Spring conditions to full on winter with two back to back snow storms. The storms are forecasted to drop multipul feet … Read More

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Top 10 Deepest Snowpacks in America

Top 10 Deepest Snowpacks in the United States Here is a look at the 10 deepest snowpacks in the United States right now. 1. Mount Baker, Washington – 194”   2. Eaglecrest … Read More

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Watch Every Snowstorm of the Season in this NOAA Animation

This animation by NOAA will show you ever snowstorm of the season.  LINK TO ANIMATION

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Huge Dump (150cm) Forecasted For The Alps

A low pressure area sitting above the North Atlantic will be moving across Europe over the weekend dropping what could be substantial snowfall at the higher elevations. As it stands now, the snow … Read More

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Powder Alert – North Cascades

POWDER ALERT- NORTH CASCADES Powderchasers.com EPIC alerts were hoisted this morning across the Tetons where 12-16 inches of blower fell fromJackson to Targhee. Only cat in the mix was WIND (rolls, and compaction).     Colorado … Read More

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Mt. Ashland’s Season Was So Bad They Never Even Opened!

Mt. Ashland, Oregon’s southernmost ski resort, officially announced on Friday that it will not open for the 2013-2014 ski season. It will be the the first season in the mountain’s fifty-year history that … Read More

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Watch: Multiple Surges of Frigid Air Sweep Across Eastern North America This Winter [NASA]

“Multiple surges of frigid air sweep across eastern North America during January–February 2014, as shown in this visualization from NCAR’s Computational & Information Systems Laboratory. The maps depict surface air … Read More

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Epic Alert For New England!

EPIC ALERT- NEW ENGLAND Powderchasers.com  EPIC ALERT issued for deep snow to begin late tonight through Thursday over a large portion of New England and upstate New York.   The highest amounts … Read More

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Jake Burton Closes Burton Headquarters For Winter Storm Vulcan

Winter storm Vulcan is about to hammer New England with a massive dump. Northern Vermont could see as much as 20+ inches of snow. In celebration of the powfest Jake Burton has made … Read More

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Updated Snowfall Totals for Winter Storm Vulcan

Updated Snowfall Totals for Winter Storm Vulcan Based on latest information, have increased amounts by 1 to 4 inches – not a big change – but a significant March snowstorm. … Read More

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Powerful Snowstorm Heading For New England This Week!

  A powerful winter storm is heading towards Northern New England this week. The storm is forecasted to drop isolated amounts of 30″- 36″ of snow by Friday.  More on … Read More

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Powder Alert – Montana, Idaho, Wyoming, Utah (Wildcard)

POWDER ALERT- MONTANA, IDAHO, WYOMING, UTAH (WILDCARD) Powderchasers.com FRESH OUTLOOK?    CHASES MIGHT BE FOCUSED ON MONTANA OR IDAHO MONDAY AND THE WASATCH AND COLORADO TUESDAY? Latest models show fast moving … Read More

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7 Day Powder Forecast – Where is the Deep?

7 DAY FORECAST – WHERE IS THE DEEP? Powderchasers.com Whats Fresh? Heavy snow blanketed a large portion of Colorado in the past 24 hours. Winter Park led the pack with over 14 … Read More

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Map: Snowpacks Compared To Averages

 Winners and Losers | Snowpacks Compared To Averages Read More: Colorado: March 1 survey shows healthy snowpack

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NOAA Issues El Niño Watch | Return of El Niño For Next Season?

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has issued an El Niño Watch indicating that conditions are favorable for a return of the climate phenomenon in the next six months. “Neutral” conditions are likely … Read More

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Powder Alert: Where To Find The Powder

  POWDER ALERT- short range looks decent, long range improvements Powderchasers.com   Warm air continues to drench the lower Cascade elevations and will increase Thursday In the Sierra.   High … Read More

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Top 15 Deepest Ski Resort Snowpacks In The USA

Image by, Baloncici This year has been feast or famine for ski resorts across the United States. Up in Washington, ski resorts enjoyed healthy snowfalls in February. Jackson Hole, WY just hit … Read More

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NOAA: Up to 36″ of Snow for Jackson Hole, WY This Weekend

NOAA: Up to 36″ of Snow for Jackson Hole, WY This Weekend A winter storm will impact much of western and central Wyoming Friday and Saturday. Find out more about … Read More