Ski USA - Michigan

Snow Report for Jackson Creek Summit

The Snow report for Jackson Creek Summit was issued at: 12am 27 Jan 2023

Jackson Creek Summit snow report:

The Jackson Creek Summit snow report is: 0 out of 9 Lifts open. Our model predicted that 2cm (0.8 inches) of snow fell over 6 hours between Friday 27 of January at 9AM and Friday 27 of January at 3PM CST at the mid mountain level. Compacted depth will be less.


Fresh snow depth:

Long snow history
2cm
Fri 27 Jan
Origin:Report Origin

Last significant snowfall:

Ankle
8cm
Thu 19 Jan (PM)
Origin:Report Origin

Jackson Creek Summit snow depths:

Upper snow depth:Snow RadarTell us
Lower snow depth:

Jackson Creek Summit resort conditions:

Our Snow Report for Jackson Creek Summit brings daily updates on the snow conditions, snow depths, piste and offpiste conditions and the number of open ski lifts. The latest Jackson Creek Summit snow report shown below was updated on 27 Jan 2023. 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 Jackson Creek Summit.

Last snowfall:

1.0cm
Jan 23
3.0cm
Jan 24
2.0cm
Jan 25
3.0cm
Jan 26

Resort report:

Piste conditions:
Tell us
Off Piste conditions:
Next snowfall:
1.0cm Sun 29 Jan (AM)
Next significant snowfall:
No significant snow is forecast
Lifts open:
Resort runs:

Jackson Creek Summit snow conditions

  • 0
    Bluebird Powder days
  • 2
    Powder days
  • 0
    Bluebird days

Snow Radar

Latest snow reports near Jackson Creek Summit:

No recent snow reports

No recent snow reports

Jackson Creek Summit Snow Depths:

Recorded snow depths for the upper and lower slopes in Jackson Creek Summit 2022 - 2023. The long term average for the upper slopes is also shown for comparison.

Snow reports for resorts near Jackson Creek Summit

Find the best conditions for skiing and snowboarding near Jackson Creek Summit using our Snowfinder page.

Resort
Issued: yesterday 19km  away
Issued: yesterday 21km  away
Issued: yesterday 25km  away
Issued: yesterday 33km  away
Issued: yesterday 62km  away
Webcam
No webcamNo webcamNo webcamNo webcamNo webcam
Snow Depth
Upper
Lower
Upper
Lower
61cm
61cm
Upper
Lower
Upper
Lower
102cm
102cm
Upper
Lower
Piste State
Last Snow
Amount:
Date:
2.7cm
2 days ago
Amount:
Date:
4cm
2 days ago
Amount:
Date:
4cm
2 days ago
Amount:
Date:
4cm
2 days ago
Amount:
Date:
3.0cm
2 days ago
Next 9 Days
0-3
3-6
6-9
2.0cm
3.0cm
2.0cm
0-3
3-6
6-9
4.0cm
3.0cm
3.0cm
0-3
3-6
6-9
4.0cm
3.0cm
3.0cm
0-3
3-6
6-9
2.0cm
1.0cm
2.0cm
0-3
3-6
6-9
11.0cm
9.0cm
7.0cm
Weather
Sat
light snow
Sun
part cloud
Mon
cloud
Mid station 412m
Sat
light snow
Sun
part cloud
Mon
cloud
Mid station 466m
Sat
light snow
Sun
part cloud
Mon
cloud
Mid station 429m
Sat
light snow
Sun
part cloud
Mon
cloud
Mid station 472m
Sat
light snow
Sun
light snow
Mon
light snow
Mid station 344m

Notes on the Jackson Creek Summit Snow Report

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

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

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