LONG RANGE: SUMMER?! Late June? Mid and late next week/ weekend (June 19th - 23rd) expect unseasonably strong low pressure to dominate the northwest US and northern Rocky Mountains, with snow levels dropping to near 4,000 feet (!!!), mostly 5,000 to 6,500 feet, with some snow accumulation across Washington, Idaho, Montana, and Wyoming, with Bogus Basin, Tamarack, Brundage, and Sun Valley all getting a summer coating of snow, along with Big Sky, Jackson Hole, and of course more importantly, the backcountry areas of the northern Rocky Mountains above mainly 5,000 feet. More details are coming. CM...More
LONGER RANGE FORECAST Updated Thursday Apr?11, 2019:?One storm (weak) moves through Sunday (light snow up around 8,000+ feet, light rain showers below), and another late Monday?through early Tuesday (2 to 4" of snow, snow level 5,000 to 6,000 feet, below resort elevations), for quick shots of light snow.
ALL next week (15th - 19th) looks mostly sunny and mild, spring weather and snow surface conditions...
We may see a shot of showers/ snow that weekend (20-21st April), then more high pressure ridging and mild spring weather.
The last days of April into early May could be busy again with low pressure systems and snowfall as the pattern reverts back to unsettled.
May overall, more busy with storms than usual, more rains for California, more snow for the Sierra Nevada....More
Updated April 11, 2019
THIS WEEKEND (April 13-14):?We expect moderate+ snowfall on Saturday as a fairly potent storm moves through (some powder day criteria met), Revelstoke definitely favored with the orgraphics, then lighter snow on Sunday as the low pressure system exits and leaves behind?a sun and cloud mix across southern BC and Alberta.
NEXT WEEK (15th of April through the 18th):?Most of next week looks like a mix of sun and clouds as high pressure ridging builds in from the south, across the Pacific Northwest of the US....More
Posted April 10, 2019 at 10:23am PST
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