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Maple Ski Ridge Snow Report for 22 Jan 2017

  • Weather Forecast for Maple Ski Ridge at  m altitude issued: 6 am23 Jan 2017 (local time)  
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Maple Ski Ridge Snow Report for 22 Jan 2017

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Our Snow Report for Maple Ski Ridge brings daily updates on the snow conditions, snow depths, piste and offpiste conditions and the number of open ski lifts. The latest Maple Ski Ridge snow report shown below was updated on 22 Jan 2017. Snow Reports are provided regularly throughout the ski season courtesy of our own network of ski resort managers, the Skiclub of Great Britain and Skiresort Service International GmbH. In addition to the current report on ski conditions, we also provide webcams (including a 4 week cam archive), current live observations from nearby weather stations and also historical snow data for Maple Ski Ridge.

Maple Ski Ridge Snow Report Issued: 22 Jan 2017

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Most recent snowfallon
Fresh snow depth:0cm

Fresh snow depth
Upper / Lower
Snow Depth, cm
97
3
BottomNew Snow in Resort: –
Good pisteon-pisteMachine Groomed
PowderOff piste-
Resort runsResort runsclosed

Resort Ski Report:0 out of 0Lifts open.Reopen 01/24.

  
*User Snow Reports: these can only be submitted by registered users. If you would like to submit user snow reports, or become a resort manager to make more in-depth updates to this resort's information, please contact us.

Snow Reports for Nearby Resorts

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Resort Webcam Top
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on-piste
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last snow
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next 9 days
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(171m — 241m)

snow report yesterday

0 km away

97
3
Machine Groomed
16
2
cloudy
light snow
rain showers
Mid station 206 m
500m 750m 950m

(274m — 431m)

snow report yesterday

42 km away

61
30
Machine Groomed
16
2
2
partly cloudy
light snow
snow showers
Mid station 352 m
1150m 1000m 1000m

(401m — 535m)

snow report yesterday

48 km away

102
38
Loose Granular
17
3
2
partly cloudy
light snow
snow showers
Mid station 468 m
1150m 950m 950m

(142m — 453m)

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55 km away

152
61
Packed Powder
23
3
3
partly cloudy
light snow
light snow
Mid station 298 m
450m 750m 900m

(378m — 725m)

snow report today

63 km away

145
51
Machine Groomed
12
3
cloudy
light snow
partly cloudy
Mid station 552 m
1050m 1450m 1500m

Notes on the Maple Ski Ridge Snow Report

The snow report describes the piste and off-piste ski conditions at Maple Ski Ridge. You can submit an updated snow report here. Piste and off-piste are often different so we ask snow reporters to describe Maple Ski Ridge piste and off-piste conditions separately. If these details are missing from the Maple Ski Ridge snow report, you can predict off-piste conditions using the snow depth, the date of the most recent snowfall at Maple Ski Ridge, the Maple Ski Ridge weather report and the forecast.

Members can check the hindcast for a timeline of Maple Ski Ridge weather conditions. This detailed weather log makes it easy to predict snow conditions at Maple Ski Ridge, even when the snow report is too old to be useful. The hindcast shows when our weather model last predicted snowfall at Maple Ski Ridge. It shows how much snow we think fell then, and the way freezing level, wind and weather have varied through time. You will be able to predict whether to expect off-piste powder, slush, spring snow, ice or wind crust.

If you see a report of powder or fresh snow conditions several days after snow last fell, there is usually a good reason. At crowded ski resorts, off-piste new snow will be tracked out within hours of a fresh fall but wherever crowds are light in relation to the accessible terrain, it will be possible to stay fresh much later, perhaps several days later. Alternatively, strong winds sometimes redistribute powder snow enough to cover old tracks, or it may simply be that the ski area was not fully open for some period after the snow fell, so fresh snow that fell a while ago has remained un-tracked until this report.

Whenever weather conditions change, Maple Ski Ridge snow conditions will change too, so it is important to check the time and date of the Maple Ski Ridge snow report and to guess what effect the weather will have had on snow quality between then and now. For example, the Maple Ski Ridge snow report on Friday afternoon may indicate fresh powder but if Friday night is mild and rainy then ski conditions will be very poor on Saturday morning. Conversely, if the weather stays stable and cold, the same snow report can be valid for more than a week. We advise that you check the Maple Ski Ridge snow forecast to see if conditions are likely to change before your visit.

Many skiers enjoy moguls and fast icy pistes but for off-piste skiers and free-ride snowboarders, fresh snow starts to deteriorate from the moment it settles. Wind, rain and periods of above-freezing temperature are the primary cause of the evolution from fresh powder to windslab, ice or slush. High altitude slopes that are shaded from the sun and sheltered from the wind preserve powder stashes longer after fresh snowfall. If the snow report mentions pockets of powder at Maple Ski Ridge, study the Maple Ski Ridge piste map in relation to the wind direction to determine the most likely locations.

We stress the importance of checking the date on the Maple Ski Ridge snow report particularly around weekends. For example, the snow report for Maple Ski Ridge on Friday may indicate powder after recent snowfall but following a sunny and busy weekend, when the locals hit the mountains en masse, the ski conditions (at any resort) can deteriorate rapidly and late arrivals may see very different ski conditions. Of course some people look for deteriorating conditions in the snow report for the likely development of mogul fields but for powder lovers and particularly snowboarders this can mean tracked out off-piste snow. Of course, this doesn’t always happen quickly after fresh snowfall particularly at quiet North facing resorts at high altitude where genuine powder stashes may be found days or even weeks later. It is worth checking the piste map for Maple Ski Ridge (found in menu above) for the location of favourable slopes that may be described in the "Maple Ski Ridge Snow Conditions" part of the snow report. In addition to checking the Maple Ski Ridge snow report we recommend that you check the snow forecasts found in the menu at the top of the page along with our ski resort guide.