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Snow report for Crescent Spur Heliskiing

The Snow report for Crescent Spur Heliskiing was issued at: 1pm 26 Oct 2020

Crescent Spur Heliskiing Forecasts

Crescent Spur Heliskiing Snow Report:

The Crescent Spur Heliskiing snow report is: Lifts open - unreported. Our model predicted 2cm (0.8 inches) of snow fell over the last 6 days between Tuesday 20 of October at 12AM and Monday 26 of October at 12AM at the mid mountain level.


Fresh Snow Depth:

Long Snow History
No recent snow

Last significant snowfall:

Shin
17cm
Wed 21 Oct
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Crescent Spur Heliskiing snow depths:

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Upper snow depth:Snow RadarTell us
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Crescent Spur Heliskiing resort conditions:

Our Snow Report for Crescent Spur Heliskiing brings daily updates on the snow conditions, snow depths, piste and offpiste conditions and the number of open ski lifts. The latest Crescent Spur Heliskiing snow report shown below was updated on 26 Oct 2020. 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 Crescent Spur Heliskiing.

Last snowfall:

30cm
Oct 17
13cm
Oct 19
3cm
Oct 20
17cm
Oct 21

Resort report:

Conditions piste
Piste condition:
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Conditions off piste
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Next snowfall
Next snowfall:
15cm Tue 27 Oct (AM)
Next significant snowfall
Next significant snowfall:
15cm Tue 27 Oct (AM)
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Crescent Spur Heliskiing snow conditions

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    Bluebird Powder Days
  • 3
    Powder Days
  • 2
    Bluebird Days

Snow Radar

Latest snow reports near Crescent Spur Heliskiing:

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Crescent Spur Heliskiing Snow Depths:

Recorded snow depths for the upper and lower slopes in Crescent Spur Heliskiing 2020. The long term average for the upper slopes is also shown for comparison.

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Snow reports for resorts near Crescent Spur Heliskiing

Find the best conditions for skiing and snowboarding near Crescent Spur Heliskiing using our Snowfinder page.

Resort
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moderate snow
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moderate snow
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light snow
Mid station 2050m
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light snow
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moderate rain
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cloudy
Mid station 1144m
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light snow
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moderate rain
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cloudy
Mid station 1036m
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light snow
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light snow
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light snow
Mid station 1382m
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light snow
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moderate snow
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light snow
Mid station 1722m

Notes on the Crescent Spur Heliskiing Snow Report

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

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

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