Monthly Archives: December 2008

WINTER STORM WARNING FOR LAKE TAHOE

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON PST THURSDAY. *  SNOW WILL INCREASE OVER THE SIERRA THIS MORNING WITH PERIODS OF HEAVY SNOW THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING. *  TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 12 … Continue reading

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Thigh deep and all to myself

I was lucky enough to get on the reverse traverse just as it opened yesterday. The masses seemed to head elsewhere so I had the slot all to myself. Fresh, thigh-deep tracks all the way down!

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First Day of the Season at Squaw

I had my first ski day of the season yesterday at Squaw Valley and it was fantastic. I was surprised to hear that KT was running and even more surprised to hear that it was good. And when I took … Continue reading

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FINALLY!

A Special Weather Statement from NOAA.gov calling for “significant snow accumulations”: …CHANGE TO WINTER CONDITIONS THIS WEEKEND… HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE WEST COAST WILL MOVE INTO THE CENTRAL PACIFIC ON THURSDAY AND FRIDAY. THIS WILL ALLOW ARCTIC AIR TO MOVE … Continue reading

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Snow God’s Ball at Squaw

I have to stay home with the baby, but for God’s sake, someone please go to the Snow God’s Ball in Squaw Valley and sacrifice something precious for me. Hosted by Squaw Valley Ski Patrol, the 17th Annual Snow Gods … Continue reading

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