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Winter 19/20 Long-Range Weather Forecast ©Chris Tomer

Winter 19/20 Long-Range Weather Forecast

Meteorologist Chris Tomer's outlook for the 19/20 ski season predicts a neutral phase. See what that means & where ...

How Does Wind Affect Snow?  ©Heavenly/Vail Resorts

How Does Wind Affect Snow?

Wind direction can make or break snowfall accumulation at ski areas. These wind patters are responsible for generat...
Storm Chasing: How to Line Up the Perfect Snowstorm & Feed Your Powder Addiction

Storm Chasing: How to Line Up the Perfect Snowstorm & Feed Your Powder Addiction

Tips for how to chase storms and ski more powder while holding down a full time job.

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  • Powder Prevails with Double-Digit Storm & More on the Way ©Carl Frey/Winter Park Resort

    Powder Prevails with Double-Digit Storm & More on the Way

    The snowstorm that's rocking Utah, Colorado and other parts of the west right now isn't just "good for spring." With double-digit totals approaching 2 feet in 24 hours for certain ski resorts, it's just good. Period.

    10th April 2019

  • Utah Storm Still Raging After 2-4 Feet of Fresh ©Park City Mountain Resort

    Utah Storm Still Raging After 2-4 Feet of Fresh

    Utah ski resorts are celebrating three straight days of heavy snowfall and 2-4 feet of fresh powder. A winter storm warning has been issued for parts of Utah with more snow expected to fall through Wednesday.

    5th February 2019

  • California Ski Resorts Crushed Under 6-9 Feet ©Peter Morning / MMSA

    California Ski Resorts Crushed Under 6-9 Feet

    Extreme weather best describes the scenario in California right now. Many resorts in the Tahoe region are already looking at more than 40 inches, with a handful of resorts reporting three-day totals above 60 inches.

    4th February 2019

  • Best Ski Resorts for Presidents' Day Powder ©Liam Doran

    Best Ski Resorts for Presidents' Day Powder

    We've crunched the data and found the best ski areas for Presidents' Day snowfall. See the infographic below for the best five-year snowfall totals on average (2014-2018) and plan a spring break ski trip to remember.

    27th January 2019

  • Ski Resorts With the Deepest Average Snowfall ©Liam Doran

    Ski Resorts With the Deepest Average Snowfall

    Predicting snowfall is a dangerous game. We’ve compiled the top 10 ski resorts with the deepest average yearly snowfall across North America.

    23rd January 2019

  • California, Utah Storm Totals Near 100 Inches ©Peter Morning/ MMSA

    California, Utah Storm Totals Near 100 Inches

    Many ski resorts in the Sierras and Rockies recorded between 24-30 inches in 24 hours.

    22nd January 2019

  • Best Ski Resorts for Spring Break Powder ©Liam Doran

    Best Ski Resorts for Spring Break Powder

    Find the best ski areas for March snowfall based on the top five-year snowfall totals on average (2014-2018) and plan a spring break ski trip to remember.

    8th January 2019

  • Sierras, Rockies Buried Under 2+ Feet in 24 Hours ©Tourism Whistler/Mike Crane

    Sierras, Rockies Buried Under 2+ Feet in 24 Hours

    Many ski resorts in the Sierras and Rockies recorded between 24-30 inches in 24 hours. Storm totals are hovering around the 4-foot mark in the best areas, with more snow expected over the next day or two.

    7th January 2019

  • Up to 8 Feet Blasts Pacific Northwest, BC  ©Whistler Blackcomb

    Up to 8 Feet Blasts Pacific Northwest, BC

    The Pacific Northwest got a slow start to the 2018/2019 season, but they more than made up for it this past week with heavy snowfall for British Columbia, Washington and Oregon.

    17th December 2018

  • Fly South, Pac NW for Heavy Snow: 12.6 Snow B4U Go ©Meteorologist Chris Tomer

    Fly South, Pac NW for Heavy Snow: 12.6 Snow B4U Go

    Southern third of the country to receive heavy precipitation, plus series of storm systems to hit the Pacific Northwest late in the weekend.

    5th December 2018

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Ski and ride the Southern Hemisphere this summer with these top ski resorts in Australia and New Zealand.
Best Ski Resorts in Australia & New Zealand ©Treble Cone

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