2/5/19: All of the links below are still good even though this post is from December.
- Main Lodge closed at MM but plenty of skiing ahead with 7-10 ft of snow this week?
- Here is Big Sky Report from MT
- Here is latest NOAA Report as high pressure is moving in??!
- Cold and wet for WEST six days ahead!
- Still ENSO neutral! El Nino watch
- LA Co. Season total rainfall here
12/23 Dry Period Ahead for the West After Little “Slider” Storm This Week
We may need to wait for an El Nino to kick in because we have a dry period ahead. Luckily we got some PPT last week.
12/15 Update from Mammothsnowman.com
Snow expected today and tomorrow.
Storm Update 12/12 …Wetter in the West
Major climate change this winter: wetter Southern and Western tier States, drier Northern tier
Storm hits California hard, will continue through weekend in Sierras
Mammoth Gets over 8 in. and snowing now. Chains or snow tires required 1 mi. S of 203
Storm Moving to SoCal and more on the way in the West through next week
Wet Pattern Through Next Week
You probably heard it by now but the stormy pattern predicted last week by NOAA and most other sites is on its way.
Accuweather is saying biggest storm for NorCal in 10 years. Heaviest-6-12 in. ppt North of San Francisco and 3-6 in. in Sierras.
Sheckter at Mammoth is calling for 1-2 ft of much needed snow in Mammoth by Friday:
Powder weekend for ski areas but potential mudslides in other regions because of prolonged drought.
Blizzard Conditions in Tahoe by Thursday