Category: General
120% of average snowfall in January 

The average snowfall received in the month of January over the past 45 years has been 70 inches. In the first 5 days of 2017, we have received 120% of that. As of January 5, 2017 our storm total is up to 7 FEET of new snow and more is expected. 

7 Feet in January so far
Fast start to 2017

Since 1970 (the past 46 years), the most snow received during the month of January was 175 inches during the 1981-82 season. In the first 5 days of 2017, we have received 48% of that.

Janu-buried at Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows
BIG snow for January 2017
Current Conditions

Powder chasers, like World Cup racer Travis Ganong, have been enjoying the new 7 feet of snow and The Snow King Zone has been delivering deep, fun turns. Video from January 3, 2017.


DEEP turns for Lynn Kennen on January 3, 2017 in the Snow King Zone.

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