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Tahoe winter sports news and reviews

Cold, heavy snow forecast for the holiday weekend

Weather forecast courtesy of Sugar Bowl Resort Cold, Snow Showers Today, Heavy Snow Thursday Night through Sunday. A strong low pressure trough offshore will begin to direct moisture into Northern California on Thursday.  Unlike the latest series of storms, much more moisture will be entrained into this series.  Temperatures will remain cool enough for all snow through the event.  Clouds thicken on Thursday as the moisture slowly approaches.  Snow chances begin sometime during the day, most likely in the afternoon… Read More »

Fresh snow for the weekend

April has blessed us with a beautiful new layer of fresh snow for the weekend. This may be the best April skiing in Tahoe history. Storm totals as of Friday morning: Boreal: 5-7″ Apline: 10-14″ Sugarbowl: 4-9″ Homewood: 6″ Squaw: 7-11″ Northstar: 7-14″ Sierra At Tahoe: 15″ Heavenly: 14″ Kirkwood: 16-18″ Mt. Rose: 8-10″ Weekend forecast courtesy of Sugarbowl: Saturday: Partly cloudy with a small chance of a snow shower. Lows in the teens to low 20s, highs in the… Read More »