12-24-2016 – 7 AM – Good morning from Mammoth Mountain, Merry Christmas and Happy New Year.
Yesterdays storm has left Mammoth Mountain with 15-30 inches of snow from Little Eagle to the top.. It’s light and dry and should offer up some epic fun.
Today expect Snow showers, mainly between 10am and 4pm. High near 19. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Total daytime snow accumulation of around an inch possible. For Christmas Day it will be cold and dry with clear skies over head.
Snowman will be back on Monday with a fresh update, snow report and a weather outlook. Time to enjoy the family and snow, Merry Christmas Snowman out.
If you want a more detailed weather write up check out my weather page.
Photo Snow Report – December 21st, 2016 – this weeks photos by: Brian Schmalz
Snow Conditions Report
12-22-2016 – Snow Report Update
Snow condition: The groomers area great machine groomed packed power with just about all runs getting groomed nightly during the holiday season. Your best bet for fresh groomed is to get in line just before the lifts open.
Off the groomers you will find some nice skier & snowboarder packed out snow. Some area’s are getting a bit firm now but every thing is still very turnable not to firm yet.
Enjoy the holiday season and get ready for lot’s of powder days ahead! Snowman out
DUMP ALERT!! – New this season Snowman will be emailing and texting a dump alert once it starts to snow, along with our dump alert we also have a once a month newsletter that comes out the first week of each new month. Here is the link to sign up…
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