Webcam images taken just a week apart show the difference a couple of days of snowfall has made to Mount Rainier, WA.
The first image (above) was taken from Crystal Mountain Resort’s webcam on September 14th after a hot and dry summer. The next image (below), from the same webcam a week later, shows a resplendent Mount Rainier donned in her snowy winter coat.
Storms over the weekend brought accumulations of snow to higher elevations of mountains across the country. Big Sky Resort, MT, got 6″ of fresh snow.
Forecasters are calling for more snow before the weekend.
The snow is in line with the NOAA’s October outlook for colder and wetter than normal conditions in the PNW. Early season powder chasers, the PNW might be the place to be…