The last avalanche forecast for the 2019-2020 season posted on May 3rd. Thank you to everyone who supported the avalanche center this past season with volunteer hours, donations, and/or avalanche, snowpack, and weather observations. These contributions are crucial to avalanche center operations.
State of the Snowpack for 3/14/2020 - 3/20/2020
Submitted by brandon on Sun, 03/22/2020 - 07:02
Dates of the Week:
3/14/2020 to 3/20/2020
General Snowpack Structure:
- Large multi day storm system early in the week with 5+ feet of new snow on the Sierra Crest and 3+ feet on the Carson Range. SWE amounts up to 7.3", 4 to 6" common.
- Gradual warming trend through the second half of the week with some convective snow showers and minimal additional accumulation.