Plenty of Powder for New England

This article was originally posted on OpenSnow.com by Lauren McCarthy. Summary Resorts across New England received several inches of new snow over the past 24 hours (see reported snow totals below). Warmer temperatures this morning will give way to colder temperatures in… Read More →

Powder For All of the West

This article was originally posted on OpenSnow.com by Meteorologist Joel Gratz. Summary In early January, the most snow and cold air have been in the east, but that will switch during the second week of January when all of the west sees powder… Read More →

Storm Day Ahead for Colorado

This article was originally posted on OpenSnow.com by Meteorologist Joel Gratz. Summary As of Wednesday morning, snow is falling in the southern mountains and the rest of Colorado will see snow developing through Wednesday afternoon and Wednesday evening. Last chair Wednesday and first… Read More →

Western Snow Early This Week, Then Snow & Cold Move East

This article was originally posted on OpenSnow.com by Meteorologist Joel Gratz. The western US and Canada got snow on Monday, December 4th and cold air will hang around through about December 8th. Then, the weather in the west will turn warm and stay… Read More →

Where To Find Above-Average Snowfall & A Deep Snowpack

This article was originally posted on OpenSnow.com by Meteorologist Joel Gratz. The atmosphere is playing favorites during the early part of the season with consistent snow piling up in the Pacific Northwest and the northern Rockies. The base depth is already 150-250% of… Read More →

Big Storm To Bring FEET Of Snow To Northwest & West Coast This Week

This article was originally posted on OpenSnow.com by Meteorologist Joel Gratz. A ridge of high pressure in the west will be replaced with a trough (stormy weather) as we move into early November. This means that cold air and snow will be in… Read More →

5,000-Mile-Long Atmospheric River Could Dump 7-10 Feet in British Columbia & PNW

This article was originally posted on OpenSnow.com by Powderchaser Steve. Lots of buzz is flying around the web on snow totals for the Northwest this week. It’s only October so any news of 7-10 feet of snow is headline news. Most of that… Read More →

Winter Forecast: Can Hurricane Irma Help Predict 2017-2018 Snowfall?

This article was originally posted on OpenSnow.com by Meteorologist Joel Gratz. Unfortunately, our luck has run out. After 12 years of no major hurricanes (Cat 3, 4 or 5) making landfall in the US, Hurricane Irma and Hurricane Harvey both struck as major… Read More →

Weekend Powder Alert For The Sierra, Colorado, Utah & Tetons!

This post was adapted from multiple stories on OpenSnow.com 1. Colorado By Meteorologist Joel Gratz Most of Friday and Saturday will be dry, then snow will fall on Saturday night and Sunday. This storm will track too far to the… Read More →

Another Shot Of Snow For The West! Cold Temps Continue In The Mountains

This post was adapted from multiple stories on opensnow.com Summary Colorado once again squeezed most moisture south and west including New Mexico who scored 8 inches last night. Ski Santa Fe has had 32 inches in the past 7 days!… Read More →