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1 day ago

Cold Fronts and Warm Fronts

Weather fronts are important when it comes to mountain recreation because they signify an abrupt change in the weather.
1 week ago

The Jet Stream and its Influence on Mountain Weather

The jet stream is a meteorological phenomenon our forecasters often mention when describing winter storms and snowfall.
1 week ago

WATCH: Daymaker Trailer - Warren Miller

A killer storm cycle in the Monashees.
1 week ago

WATCH: Nexus Trailer - Arc'teryx

Five distinct groups of female skiers, five unique stories that tell the story of a deep connection to the mountains, each other, and beyond.
3 weeks ago

WATCH: Magic Hour Trailer - TGR

Magic hour is not so much a particular time a day as a culmination of powerful moments in some of the most beautiful, wild places on the planet.
3 weeks ago

NOAA’s 2022-2023 Winter Forecast

The US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) makes long-range forecasts each month.
1 month ago

WATCH: Anywhere From Here Trailer - MSP Films

Matchstick Productions 2022 ski film explores the world of ski opportunities through the eyes of a 12-year-old freestyle phenomenon.
1 month ago

La Niña Is Strengthening, Potential Winter 2022-2023 Impacts

For the upcoming winter season, a "Triple Dip La Niña” looks to be in-store and better yet, current sea surface temperatures a…
1 month ago

OpenSnow Electricity Usage 100% Renewable, Carbon Removal Update

In 2020, we committed 1% of our All-Access subscription sales to the direct removal of carbon dioxide from the atmosphere and its sequestra…
1 month ago

2022-2023 Winter Forecast Preview

The 2022-2023 winter season is just around the corner and many of you are already curious about how the upcoming season will shape up in te…
1 month ago

Weather Factors That Influence Fire Danger

Wildfires are a common occurrence across the mountainous regions of the United States.
2 months ago

Flash Flood Safety in Canyon Country

Flash flooding is one of the most dangerous hazards for hiking and canyoneering in the Southwest U.S., for areas such as Utah, Arizona, New …