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Precip Chance
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60%
57%
43%
23%
11%
Weather
Temp °F 33 32 32 32 32 32
Wind Speed mph
SW
5
SSW
5
SW
5
SW
5
S
5
ESE
5
Wind Gust mph 10 10 10 5 5 5
Cloud Cover % 100 100 100 100 100 90
Winter Storm Watch issued December 06 at 2:08PM PST until December 09 at 4:00PM PST
12-Hr Snowfall High/Low Alerts Snow
Level
Wind
Speed
Wind
Gusts
Cloud
Cover
Tue
12/7
0" Partly Cloudy
35°F
8,200ft
E 10mph
25mph
50%
0" Clear
31°F
7,800ft
SSW 5mph
15mph
20%
Wed
12/8
0" Cloudy
34°F
7,900ft
SW 15mph
25mph
80%
3-7" Snow
23°F
↓ Base
SW 15mph
30mph
100%
Thu
12/9
2-4" Snow
24°F
↓ Base
W 5mph
15mph
80%
0-1" Partly Cloudy
14°F
↓ Base
N 5mph
10mph
40%
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12/10
0" Sunny
27°F
↓ Base
NE 5mph
10mph
10%
0" Clear
22°F
↓ Base
SW 5mph
10mph
0%
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12/11
0" Sunny
32°F
↓ Base
SW 10mph
20mph
10%
0" Mostly Clear
25°F
↓ Base
SSW 15mph
25mph
40%
Sun
12

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Forecast Elev: 8,800ft Base Elev: 7,800ft Summit Elev: 9,800ft Updated: 45 minutes ago
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Status
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Resort Reported at Sun Dec 5
33°F
Temperature
5mph
Wind Speed
Mid-Mtn at Tuesday Dec 7 @ 12:00am PST
2%
of average for the season
Estimated on Monday Dec 6 @ 4:00am PST
Calculated from 4 SNOTEL sites within 12 miles of Kirkwood at an average elevation of 7405ft. The data is generated by mountain weather stations near Kirkwood and is not compiled from official resort measurements. We use weather stations because they update automatically and provide consistent measurements over many decades.
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Avalanche Forecasts are for use by experienced backcountry travelers in uncontrolled sidecountry and backcountry terrain. These forecasts and conditions do not apply to open, in-bounds terrain at ski resorts, which is subject to avalanche control by local resort ski patrol.

Central Sierra Nevada

Sierra Avalanche Center

Avalanche Danger
Low (1)
Valid Monday, Dec 6th 6:40am PST 18 hours ago
Until Tuesday, Dec 7th 6:40am PST

Generally safe avalanche conditions. Watch for unstable snow on isolated terrain features.

The danger rating shown on the map is just one piece of the avalanche forecast. To get the complete forecast, please view the Central Sierra Nevada forecast provided by the Sierra Avalanche Center.