Looks like some great skiing and snowboarding this weekend with full on spring conditions.
Temperatures are already warming up with night time lows only in the mid 30s last night. The snow should get soft fast this morning.
Look for highs in the mid 50s at Main lodge right thru Memorial Day. Winds will come up during th e late morning hours with gust 15-25 out of the SW after lunch and gusts in excess of 45 MPH near Thunder Storms.
Today and Sunday we can also expect Thunder Storms to develop with a chance for some heavy rain with snow above 9000 – 10,000 feet in the afternoon hours.
Snow Conditions: Spring Conditions top to bottom, the snow is firm early and then around 9 starts to soften up to full on spring conditions. We have a base of 18 – 130+ inches out on the hill.
Lift hours for snow sports are now 7:30 am to 2PM. Closing day is set for June 12th at this point in time.
Lifts running are chairs 1, 2, 3, 6, 11 and 23. The Panorama Gondola will be open for skiing/riding and Scenic Gondola Rides Friday-Monday, May 28–30, 2016, wind and weather permitting.
Time to wax em up and break out the sun screen for some great spring fling fun out on the hill. For our complete mammoth mountain weather forecast use this link.
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