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Saklıkent Snow Report for 28 Jan 2015

Our Snow Report for Saklıkent brings daily updates on the snow conditions, snow depths, piste and offpiste conditions and the number of open ski lifts. The latest Saklıkent snow report shown below was updated on 28 Jan 2015. 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 Saklıkent.

Saklıkent Snow Report Issued: 28 Jan 2015

Most recent snowfall: on 27 Jan 2015
Fresh snow depth: 14 cm

Fresh snow depth
Upper / Lower
Snow Depth, cm
185
100
Bottom New Snow in Resort: –
Good piste on-piste
Excellent
Powder Off piste
Varied
Resort runs Resort runs open

Resort Ski Report: 2 out of 2 Lifts open. -

Saklıkent Snow Conditions: Great on piste conditions, okay conditions off piste

Reported Weather Conditions: Fair, Sunny weather this morning, clouds moving in this afternoon, Temperature: -8° C

  
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Snow Reports for Nearby Resorts

Bottom Mid Top
Resort Webcam Top
snow depth
top and bottom
Good piste
on-piste
Powder
off-piste
Fresh snow depth
last snow
Fresh snow depth
next 9 days
0–3 | 3–6 | 6–9
snow (cm)
Weather Next 3 days weather forecast.
Freezing level (m)
Fri Sat Sun

(2120m — 3360m)

snow report today

487 km away

210
90

Excellent

Powder
20 cm
today
1
light snow
snow showers
clear
Mid station 2740 m
1650m 1900m 2800m

(1446m — 1926m)

snow report yesterday

708 km away

Pamporovo webcam
50
40

Good

Fresh
5 cm
yesterday
Overcast skies // 29 Jan
17
1
3
light snow
partially cloudy
snow showers
Mid station 1686 m
1650m 1750m 2000m

(1700m — 2340m)

snow report today

728 km away

Helmos webcam
100
40

Excellent

Powder
20 cm
3 days ago
38
34
14
light snow
moderate snow
snow showers
Mid station 2020 m
1800m 2400m 2200m

(1600m — 2600m)

snow report today

799 km away

80
30

Good
Wind Blown
today
39
8
6
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
Mid station 2100 m
1500m 1450m 1900m

(1350m — 2543m)

snow report yesterday

822 km away

Borovets webcam
110
85

Excellent

Fresh
5 cm
yesterday
28
3
6
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
Mid station 1946 m
1700m 1600m 1800m

Notes on the Saklıkent Snow Report

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

Members can check the hindcast for a timeline of Saklıkent weather conditions. This detailed weather log makes it easy to predict snow conditions at Saklıkent, even when the snow report is too old to be useful. The hindcast shows when our weather model last predicted snowfall at Saklıkent. 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, Saklıkent snow conditions will change too, so it is important to check the time and date of the Saklıkent snow report and to guess what effect the weather will have had on snow quality between then and now. For example, the Saklıkent 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 Saklıkent 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 Saklıkent, study the Saklıkent piste map in relation to the wind direction to determine the most likely locations.

We stress the importance of checking the date on the Saklıkent snow report particularly around weekends. For example, the snow report for Saklıkent 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 Saklıkent (found in menu above) for the location of favourable slopes that may be described in the "Saklıkent Snow Conditions" part of the snow report. In addition to checking the Saklıkent 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.