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City
Wolf Creek
State
Colorado
Country
United States
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Short Range Forecast Discussion
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Short Range Forecast Discussion - Updated for Tuesday, March 31, 2015 Today we see slightly increased moisture acted upon by daytime heating (mostly sunny), for afternoon thunderstorms and showers developing across mainly southwest Colorado, but some isolated thunderstorms mainly on upper mountain areas for Aspen-Snowmass and northern Colorado. On Wednesday moisture increases due to an approaching low pressure system, with some showers and afternoon showers/ thunderstorms (increased) and high snow levels, though the daytime looks partly cloudy and mild. On Thursday and Friday we see a shot of light to moderate snow for Colorado including Aspen, as low pressure moves in across Utah and into Colorado, favoring southwest slopes and the front range. Saturday and Sunday look dry and milder with a large and cold low pressure system developing across the Pacific Northwest and northern California with some much needed heavy snow out there. Due to this system, next week is looking like it may become a bit wintry. CM please see the detail in the long range forecast below. Buying discounted lift tickets through this link will support this website and help keep the short and long range forecasts going-> Get Discount lift tickets here and save up to 80%
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RESORT INFO ↑48°  9c° ↓27°  -3c° MID MTN
  • Last Update 31 Mar @ 06:03
  • Snow Past 24 Hours 0 in
  • Snow Past 48 Hours 0 in
  • Season Total 315 in
  • Average Base Depth 62 in
Comments
Snow surface is spring conditions and packed powder.
Today's Snow Potential
None Expected
What's Open?
  • Trails77 of 77
  • Lifts7 of 8
  • Acreage1600 of 1600 (100%)
Other Info
  • Additional ReportsNone
31 Tuesday ↑48°  9c° ↓27°  -3c° MID MTN
Sky Condition
Partly cloudy with isolated storms
Precipitation
Isolated Storms (Potential precip: 0.02in, 0.51mm)
Snow Potential
None Expected
Wind
From the WSW at 4 to 16 MPH.
01 Wednesday ↑43°  6c° ↓21°  -6c° MID MTN
Sky Condition
Partly cloudy with isolated storms
Precipitation
Isolated Storms (Potential precip: 0.02in, 0.51mm)
Snow Potential
None Expected
Wind
From the WSW at 13 to 24 MPH.
02 Thursday ↑37°  3c° ↓14°  -10c° MID MTN
Sky Condition
Partly cloudy with isolated storms
Precipitation
Isolated Storms (Potential precip: 0.01in, 0.25mm)
Snow Potential
None Expected
Wind
From the SW at 14 to 27 MPH.
03 Friday ↑34°  1c° ↓18°  -8c° MID MTN
Sky Condition
Mostly sunny
Precipitation
None Expected
Snow Potential
None Expected
Wind
From the W at 9 to 13 MPH.
04 Saturday ↑37°  3c° ↓21°  -6c° MID MTN
Sky Condition
Partly cloudy with isolated storms
Precipitation
None Expected
Snow Potential
None Expected
Wind
From the SW at 10 to 19 MPH.
05 Sunday ↑39°  4c° ↓19°  -7c° MID MTN
Sky Condition
Windy with isolated snow showers
Precipitation
20% chance for snow. (Potential precip: 0in, 0.05mm)
Snow Potential
None Expected
Wind
From the SW at 15 to 23 MPH.
Long Range Forecast Discussion:

7 day to 2 week+ forecast (since 1998) - 06 to 16 April, 2015 - Pacific Northwest/ Northern California/ UTAH/ COLORADO: Friday through Sunday (3rd-5th) we expect a strong low pressure system (storm) to affect primarily the Pacific Northwest and Tahoe-Mammoth with significant and desperately needed snow and rain (rain in the lower valleys), with some heavy totals that have not been equaled at all in this dry winter. Next Monday through Wednesday (6th-8th), Colorado and Utah look windy and colder, with light to moderate snow showers developing across northern Utah and northwest Colorado, spreading south (lighter snow) to southern Utah and southwest Colorado. CM
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Wolf Creek operates on 1,600 acres spread along a high alpine ridge in the Rio Grande National Forest, under a U.S. Forest Service permit and administration. The uniqueness of Wolf Creek lies in the 1,000 acres between Horseshoe Bowl and the Water Fall area, which is called the Alberta Lift area. This wilderness provides everything from challenging double black diamond runs of the Knife Ridge chutes to a variety of intermediate terrain where navigation skills are called into action. Groomed runs are also a part of the scheme complimenting the excitement and challenge of the Alberta Lift area. The traditional trails are the main core of Wolf Creek with 6 lifts servicing 500 acres of terrain all leading into the base area facilities. Wolf Creek Ski Area is one of Colorado's oldest and finest ski resorts that receives an average annual snowfall of 465 natural inches, the most snow in Colorado! Their trademark is friendly employees and abundant light powder. Wolf Creek is a high alpine ski resort, 10,300 ft at the base and 11,900 ft at the summit with 1,600 skiable acres. Wolf Creek offers a better ski experience at a very affordable price.

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