Winter storm dumps a foot of fresh snow on Brundage Mountain
McCALL, ID – A powerful winter storm has delivered significant snowfall to Brundage Mountain, ski resort officials said.
“The resort has received 12 inches of fresh snow since 4 pm Wednesday. Eleven inches of that snow fell overnight Wednesday, setting up superb powder skiing conditions for Thursday visitors,” said spokeswoman April Russell.
“Snow fell at a rate of more than an inch an hour during the height of the storm. Overnight temperatures ranged from 13-20 degrees, giving the snow a light, powdery consistency,” she stated.
A total of 19 inches has fallen in the Brundage Mountain base area (6,000 foot elevation) since Monday morning.
The latest snow totals are available at: www.brundage.com/the-mountain/snow-report/
The Brundage snow base now measures 50” at the base and 76” on the summit.
(photo: courtesy April Russell)