Member Login

Logging In
Invalid username or password.
Incorrect Login. Please try again.

not a member? sign-up now!

Signing up could earn you gear and it helps to keep offensive content off of our site.

Resort Finder
Resort Finder
All Resorts
by Greg Trinker

Like a rude condo guest that won't leave, La Niña is expected to stick around until February this season, repeating last year's weather pattern of thin snow for much of ski country and an abundance of riches for a blessed few. "We see a trend of below-average temperatures and above-average precipitation for most of the Northern Rockies," says Anthony Artusa, a meteorologist for the Climate Prediction Center in Washington, D.C. The forecast for the Southern Rockies isn't so benign, with "trends pointing toward warmer temperatures overall." La Niña's effect on New England isn't dramatic, but Pacific Northwest skiers should remain La Niña's biggest fans. Patrollers at Mt. Baker, Wash., last winter had to dig trenches beneath lifts so that chairs could move uphill.

The content of this field is kept private and will not be shown publicly.
  • No HTML tags allowed

More information about formatting options

Type the characters you see in this picture. (verify using audio)
Type the characters you see in the picture above; if you can't read them, submit the form and a new image will be generated. Not case sensitive.
All submitted comments are subject to the license terms set forth in our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use