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Sun Peaks
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British Columbia
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Canada
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Short Range Forecast Discussion

Western Canada Weekend Outlook - Updated for Monday, March 02, 2015

A low pressure system moves in this week, Wednesday through Thursday (4-5th), with mostly light to moderate cold and low density powder to all BC and Alberta ski resorts.
On Saturday we may see another low pressure system move through with more snow, clipping most areas with light to moderate snow again. There will be some sun mixed in this weekend, more likely on Sunday at this point. We will narrow this down as we move closer to the weekend. CM please see the detail in the long range forecast below. Buying discounted lift tickets through this link will support this website and help keep the short and long range forecasts going-> Get Discount lift tickets here and save up to 80% Do you want to keep track of the US and southwest Canada snowpack? Check here >.
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RESORT INFO ↑36°  2c° ↓16°  -9c° MID MTN
  • Last Update 05 Mar @ 08:03
  • Snow Past 24 Hours 0 in
  • Snow Past 48 Hours 0 in
  • Season Total 105 in
  • Average Base Depth 49 in
Comments
2in, past 6 days. Snow surface is machine groomed and hard pack.
Today's Snow Potential
None Expected
What's Open?
  • Trails120 of 121
  • Lifts11 of 12
  • Acreage0 of 3678 (90%)
Other Info
  • Groomed Night Ski Trails39 (50%)
  • Cross Country Area36
05 Thursday ↑36°  2c° ↓16°  -9c° MID MTN
Sky Condition
Mostly cloudy
Precipitation
None Expected
Snow Potential
None Expected
Wind
From the ESE at 2 to 3 MPH.
06 Friday ↑39°  4c° ↓21°  -6c° MID MTN
Sky Condition
Partly cloudy
Precipitation
None Expected
Snow Potential
None Expected
Wind
From the SSE at 0 to 2 MPH.
07 Saturday ↑43°  6c° ↓25°  -4c° MID MTN
Sky Condition
Partly cloudy
Precipitation
None Expected
Snow Potential
None Expected
Wind
From the W at 1 to 3 MPH.
08 Sunday ↑43°  6c° ↓25°  -4c° MID MTN
Sky Condition
Mostly sunny
Precipitation
None Expected
Snow Potential
None Expected
Wind
From the ESE at 2 to 4 MPH.
09 Monday ↑43°  6c° ↓30°  -1c° MID MTN
Sky Condition
Mostly cloudy
Precipitation
None Expected
Snow Potential
None Expected
Wind
From the SE at 4 to 11 MPH.
10 Tuesday ↑32°  0c° ↓27°  -3c° MID MTN
Sky Condition
Mostly cloudy
Precipitation
None Expected
Snow Potential
None Expected
Wind
From the SSW at 2 to 10 MPH.
Long Range Forecast Discussion:

7 day to 2 week+ forecast (since 1998) - 07 to 17 March, 2015 - WESTERN CANADA: Saturday into Sunday (7th) we expect light to moderate snow for most Alberta and British Columbia ski areas as low pressure sweeps in from the northwest. Following this, by the 10th/ 11th, a Pacific storm moves into the western US and Canada, with more significant mountain snow and valley rain potential. CM.
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With over 3,600 acres of terrain to explore and light dry snow, Sun Peaks is all about maximizing your vacation experience. Epic powder days experienced on unbelievable terrain are the ultimate combination. In a matter of minutes, you can sweep down from an open, powder filled bowl into the trees of your choice or the perfectly groomed run that you crave. Variety is the name of the game here. There are 121 runs to choose from, spread over the second largest skiable terrain in B.C. They can take you anywhere from the open glades of Mt. Morrisey to the steep face of Tod Mountain. No matter what level of skier or snowboarder you are, there is a perfect run for you at Sun Peaks Resort. Experienced resort developer and owner, Sun Peaks Resort Corporation has maintained a steadfast commitment and vision to their overall master plan of having the second largest 4 season destination resort in British Columbia. With the first phase of a four phase master development plan completed in 2003, Sun Peaks Resort is already positioned as an industry leader within the North American destination resort community.

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