Ski Canada - Alberta

Marmot Basin Snow Forecast

  • Weather Forecast for Marmot Basin at 1698 m altitude issued: 5 pm27 Mar 2017 (local time)
Ski Canada - Alberta

Marmot Basin Snow Forecast

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Days 0-3 Marmot Basin Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow, mostly falling on Wed afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Wed afternoon, min -8°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 4-6 Marmot Basin Weather Summary:

Drizzle on Sat afternoon followed by colder weather and a moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sun morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Sat afternoon, min -8°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.
MonTuesday 28Wednesday 29Thursday 30Friday 31Saturday 1Sun
PMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAM
 
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
light snow
light snow
light snow
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
partly cloudy
partly cloudy
partly cloudy
snow showers
rain showers
light snow
moderate snow
km/h
Wind (km/h)
10 SW10
15 SSW15
15 SSW15
20 SW20
15 SSW15
10 S10
5 SSE5
10 SW10
5 SW5
5 NNW5
5 ENE5
10 SW10
10 SW10
15 SSW15
20 SW20
20 SW20
10 SSW10
5 NNE5
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T bcol snow sum31.cc23
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Snow cm
11--1-23124-----26
mm
Rain mm
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max°C
Max °C
0-5-20-4-11-1-10-3-20-402-1-1
min°C
Min °C
-1-8-60-5-40-4-3-1-8-60-6-42-2-2
chill°C
WChill°C
-5-14-12-5-11-8-3-8-6-1-12-10-3-12-10-2-2-6
Humid.%828789838986878888849282758284848995
Freezing level (m)160090085016501200120017501450130016501250850165010001150210017501550
Marmot Basin freezing level scale
snowy slopeMarmot Basin freezing level
Sunrise--7:35--7:33--7:31--7:28--7:26--7:24
Sunset8:17--8:19--8:21--8:22--8:24--8:27--

Other resorts in Canada - Alberta are reporting: powder (1) / good piste (5)

The above table gives the weather forecast for Marmot Basin at the specific elevation of 1698 m. Our sophisticated weather models allow us to provide snow forecasts for the top, middle and bottom ski stations of Marmot Basin. To access the weather forecasts for the other elevations, use the tab navigation above the table. For a wider view of the weather, check out the Weather Map of Canada.

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Visitor Reviews of Marmot Basin

CaptainZenon from Canada writes:

I grew up in Edmonton, a short 3.5 hr drive from Marmot (Marmot Basin). I have skied there no less than 150 days in the last 35 or so years I've been skiing (since 3yr old). In a good snow year (500cm+), there is arguably no better place to ski. Someone else mentioned fresh tracks for a week, it's true, it's not busy, except holidays and usually weekends. The new Crex chair has altered the way the morning flows for me. You used to have to ride 2 chairs to get up to the Triple Face and the Triple is so slow and lines were long, no problem now. You can get a Triple Face face shot run after a storm if you get there early, I mean like first 30 chairs max. If you miss the fresh run there, head to the Eagle Ridge chair for the next chance for fresh, usually open by 9:30ish unless blasting.
If you get the timing right, the glorious Eagle East opens around 10 on a fresh day, after avy bombing of course.
Fresh lines in Eagle East are hard to beat anywhere in the worl, try Easter Alley or Sugar Bowl and see.
Don't get greedy and go too far skiers right, make sure you watch for the signs, and you won't have to walk out as one person said. After a lap in Eagle East I usually watch for the Knob chair to start turning. Most of the knob is high alpine but following the ridge lines you get deep wind deposits along the shrubs and small trees. Knob Hill is a great fall line, as is short skate over to Charlie's bowl and Dupree chutes for 59 degree blown in deepness (2 to 3 times the morning report)on a fresh day.
Hesitantly, I will mention Caribou knoll, I won't tell you where it is, ask a local, if you are not a gaper they will happily tell you.
Enjoy Marmot and follow this order for at least 3 fresh runs guaranteed on even the busiest of pow days.

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