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2 days ago

WATCH: Jackson Hole - Welcome to Winter

The transition to winter in the Tetons is breathtaking.
2 days ago

WATCH: North America's First Real-Snow Indoor Snow Dome - The Snow Report Show with Halley O'Brien

Mikaela Shiffrin completely crushed the slalom at Killington over the weekend, it's snowing all over the country and North America's first …
3 days ago

WATCH: The FIFTY - Peak Obsession

Cody Townsend has set out on an audacious goal to climb and ski all 50 lines chronicled in the book, "The Fifty Classic Ski Descents of Nor…
1 week ago

Snow Ratios - Explained

When we talk about snow quality, such as 'light and fluffy' or 'heavy and wet', we are talking about the snow-to-liquid ratio.
1 week ago

Lapse Rate - Explained

What Is Lapse Rate?
2 weeks ago

The Pacific North American (PNA) Teleconnection Pattern - Explained

The term "teleconnection" refers to a linkage between weather patterns occurring in different regions of the globe.
2 weeks ago

WATCH: Winter Park Burrito Contest - The Snow Report Show with Halley O'Brien

In this week's episode of The Snow Report Show, Halley checks in with a whole bunch of ski areas that are now open, and we find out the win…
3 weeks ago

Madden Julian Oscillation (MJO) - Explained

The Madden Julian Oscillation (MJO) is an important factor to consider when forecasting weather patterns in the mid-latitudes (including th…
3 weeks ago

November 2019 Snowpack Update

The 2019-2020 season started off with a bang for much of the Northern Rockies in October.
3 weeks ago

WATCH: The Fifty - Wilson Peak

The most famous mountain in the world that nobody knows happens to be beyond just an icon on a beer can.
4 weeks ago

WATCH: Mountain Collective Stoke Machine - The Snow Report Show with Halley O'Brien

In this week's episode of The Snow Report Show, Halley reveals the first resort to open in the east (and it might take you by surprise).
1 month ago

The Pacific Ocean "Blob" - Explained

In the fall of 2014, Nick Bond, a research scientist at JISAO and Washington State Climatologist, coined a patch of unusually warm water of…