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#102354 - 01/07/18 08:31 AM First winter storm maybe coming
Doug Sr Offline


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Registered: 12/16/02
Posts: 2356
Loc: Whitney
A little new snow over the last few days on the upper elevation , Portal had a few drops of rain temp during the day 45-50,

A system may pass through Monday-Tuesday with the chance of snow and wind. This system looks large and could drift . I would hold off a few days before going up and see what the system brings.

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#102361 - 01/12/18 07:49 AM Re: First winter storm maybe coming [Re: Doug Sr]
Doug Sr Offline


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Loc: Whitney
System cleared out and we have had several warm days in the Valley snow level 9000'+ High wind over the ridge yesterday so watch the webcam for clouds moving in early next week.

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#102365 - 01/15/18 02:09 PM Re: First winter storm maybe coming [Re: Doug Sr]
Adrian Offline
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Registered: 01/01/03
Posts: 161
Loc: Charlottesville,Va.
I recall I drove over Tioga Pass in January of 2012, I think on the 14th. Bare ground. It was cold, just dry. Even the mountains above Tioga Pass which go 13K were bare except for the same snowfiled you'd see in August.
Then there was last year. But I know it could come on hard and lock in up there. I guess the big rain down south missed the Portal area?

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