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Any chance you can include some commentary about the El Niño effect on BC (powder highway areas) in upcoming commentaries to your series?

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I had fraud on my credit card and I want to remain a member and provide my new credit card. How do I change my credit card setting?

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Hey Joel, hope this finds you well. I am wondering how the current and past el nino patterns have and will affect Japan for Jan. Feb. of 2016? thanks so much for your help Drew

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What is weather for a hike to Crested Butte for Monday coming back Tuesday

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Joel! What does history say is the best week to hit Telluride for skiing in 2016? My parents are planning a trip in February (ish) and are deciding what part of the month to book. I asked this question of you but for Steamboat a few years back and you were spot on. It snowed 7+ inches each and every day! Thanks in advance!

Answered 1 month ago

Joel, big bike ride up and over Molas Pass this weekend. Last year we had 4" of snow up top, are you thinking snow for this Saturday? Thanks!

Answered 3 months ago

Do you guys ever forecast Shasta? I'll be out there for memorial day weekend. Thanks!

Answered 3 months ago

I just noticed that you list a 30 day snowfall record for each mountain on your website. Is that data also in your Android App? I haven't seen it before, and that was really the only reason why I still kept OnTheSnow (in addition to OpenSnow). I like being able to see the recent snowfall numbers each day (like you show on your website). That would be a nice addition to your Android App for next ski season.

Answered 4 months ago

Joel: One last question for the ski year: You had a very nice piece about the Pacific Ocean temperature this year and the theory about how it pushed storms about 300 miles to the east, etc. I can't remember all of the details but here's my queston: Can you put this in "old fashioned" La Nina/El Nino terms for me or is this something unrelated. Thanks for the excellent help you give when deciding to fight I70 to get some powder. Last Sunday was a welcome dose of freshies at LL! Yours, Jonathan (aka jtele)

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Heading up to Frisco from Denver Thursday after work for a weekend in the mountains. What time(ish) do I need to leave by to beat the snow, or should I just be prepared for a slow and snowy drive? Thanks for the info!!!

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Hi Joel - Perhaps not the best day to ask you this, but how can I get my profile photo to show up on my posts? It is visible in "my account" area so was uploaded, but does not post. Thanks!

Answered 4 months ago

Joel, Wed or Thursday?? skiing at Winter Park, Abasin, Loveland or Copper depending on snow When does the majority of the snow start to fall on Wed? is it morn or afternoon? Thanks Brian

Answered 4 months ago

Joel or Brian, I have a question about the freezing levels that were added to the forecast. I'm looking at sugarbush for example, and the high temp for Thursday is at 30 at the forecast elevation, but the note about freezing levels say 10,600. Can you shed some light on that? thanks!

Answered 4 months ago

The Colorado forecast has changed quite a bit in just the last day or so...What happened to the big storm you were talking about for Wed-Sat just a few days ago?

Answered 4 months ago

Joel its time to promote your self with a logo shirt and the back should say. "Yeah but what would Joel say?" Thanks for helping me plan my days. Todd from Breckenridge. You could send me one if you want. Here's to the late season.

Answered 5 months ago

This is probably best answered by Brian in New England. I've had five opinions from five different people in the Stowe, Vermont and Franconia, New Hampshire areas. We are planning a Fall Colors trip to New England and wish to stay in the above areas. I've looked at NWS maps that show the peak colors around Oct. 5 to 10 for both areas. Another local map shows the peaks in the last week of September. The local innkeeper in Warren, Vt. says the peak is normally around Oct. 7, while an innkeeper in Franconia says Sept. 27. The long range Climate Prediction Center shows above average trends for Sept/Oct in New England. When would you suggest the best time may be? Won't hold ya to it!! Thanks so much. Doug C. ---- still skiing in CO!!

Answered 5 months ago

When is snow coming to bever creek

Answered 5 months ago

Hi I am planning a trip to Colorado starting April 3rd, and I was wondering which mountain will have better conditions - breckenridge or vail? Thanks!

Answered 5 months ago

Hi, I'm not sure if anyone has an expertise in northern California, but I was looking to head up to mount Shasta for a two day tour the 27th and 28th and was wondering if there is any chance that I could luck out with a few inches of snow in between now and then. Thanks, John

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