Mt. Baker ski area saw 9-12″ of snowfall last night bringing their season snowfall to 585″ this season.
Mt. Baker =
- deepest snowpack in North America (214″)
- the 2nd largest snowfall total in North America (585″)
NOAA has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for the Washington Cascades today that calls for 6-14″ of snow today.
* SNOW ACCUMULATION...3 TO 8 INCHES HAS FALLEN OVERNIGHT. EXPECT ANOTHER 6 TO 14 INCHES TO FALL TODAY THROUGH TONIGHT. - NOAA Seattle, WA today
Baker is likely to end up with over 24″ of snowfall by tomorrow morning.
WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY for WASHINGTON:
URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA 313 AM PDT THU MAR 24 2016 CASCADES OF WHATCOM AND SKAGIT COUNTIES- CASCADES OF SNOHOMISH AND KING COUNTIES- CASCADES OF PIERCE AND LEWIS COUNTIES- ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT FRIDAY... * TIMING...TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT. * SNOW ACCUMULATION...3 TO 8 INCHES HAS FALLEN OVERNIGHT. EXPECT ANOTHER 6 TO 14 INCHES TO FALL TODAY THROUGH TONIGHT. * SNOW LEVELS...SNOW LEVELS NEAR 3500 TO 4000 FEET EARLY THIS MORNING WILL FALL TO BETWEEN 2500 TO 3000 FEET LATER THIS MORNING THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY MORNING. * MAIN IMPACT...EXPECT WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS.