Mt. Baker ski resort is forecasted to receive 50″ inches of snow by Friday. 10,781′ Mt. Baker proper is forecast to receive 120 inches between now and Saturday. A Winter Weather Advisory has been issued by NOAA for the Northern Cascade mountains in WA.
13 feet of snow were forecast for 10,781′ Mt. Baker, WA this past September:
URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA 326 PM PST WED JAN 8 2014 WAZ518-519-091200- /O.CON.KSEW.WW.Y.0002.000000T0000Z-140109T2000Z/ WEST SLOPES NORTHERN CASCADES AND PASSES- WEST SLOPES CENTRAL CASCADES AND PASSES- 326 PM PST WED JAN 8 2014 ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON PST THURSDAY FOR ELEVATIONS ABOVE 3000 FEET... * HAZARD TYPE...SNOW WILL FALL IN THE CASCADES THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING WITH UP TO 10 INCHES OF SNOW FROM THIS WEATHER SYSTEM. * SOME AFFECTED LOCATIONS...SNOQUALMIE PASS...STEVENS PASS... WHITE PASS...PARADISE RANGER STATION...MOUNT BAKER. * TIMING...SNOW WILL FALL THROUGH TONIGHT AND TAPER OFF LATE THURSDAY MORNING.