Friday 1/8/16

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Groomers reported in this Friday morning at 5am, just a dusting of new snow. The temperature at 19.8 degrees and slight wind on the top at 2-3 mph SSW. There’s a cloud hanging at the mountain top and it is clear down below. The inversion breaking up a bit with valley temperatures now warmer than… (keep reading)

THRIFTY THURSDAY 1/7/16

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11 update: little breeze moving in, weather changing. Check web cam and weather station for current conditions. Visibility good, in and ¬†out quarter mile to unlimited. 9:15 update: It is overcast, the inversion having a hard time breaking up. Unlimited visibility most of the way down, little thicker at the bottom. It is trying to… (keep reading)

Wednesday 1/6/16

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Groomers reported in this Wednesday morning with just a trace of new snow since Sunday’s closing. Back on our normal schedule after the holiday, open Wednesday through Sunday. Everyone rested and ready to go! Clouds are high and temperature at 28 degrees with no wind. The forecast is for light snow, increasing in the next… (keep reading)

Sunday 1/3/16

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8:15 update: Wind has moved in from the south at 10 mph and is mixing up the layers. Currently have clouds high above and far far below. Temperature already climbing at 20.5 degrees. Groomers reporting in this Sunday morning, the last day of the holiday season with another day of inverted conditions. They are looking… (keep reading)

Saturday 1/2/16

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9:15 update: Clear top to bottom. Inversion starts at the bottom of Crystal. Temperature is climbing already at 25 degrees. Wind is light 6-9ESE. Groomers reported in this Saturday morning of the new year at 5am under clear skies. The inversion has dropped a bit, sitting lower over the valley. It is going to be… (keep reading)

Happy New Year 1/1/16

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8:50 update: Beautiful morning above the clouds! Inversion has set in over the valley and the sky is spectacular! Take a peek at the web cam! HAPPY NEW YEAR! Groomers reported in this first day of 2016 with an inch of new snow on the 24 hour stake, no new snow over night. It has… (keep reading)

Thursday 12/31/15

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noon update: temp up to 13 degrees, still snowing lightly, visibility good at 200 yds. 8:30 update: Clouds lowered, visibility 1/4 mile. Expect clearing and possible inversion. Check camera for current pic. Lost a degree in temp, usual for the hours between first report and opening, it will climb. The final day of 2015, groomers… (keep reading)