This video is from the top of Mammoth Mountain ski resort in California at an elevation of 11,053-feet. Mammoth has already recorded 1-3″ of new snow from the current storm that is forecast to drop snow until 11pm.
Temperature of 23ºF with winds of 10-20mph when this video was taken this morning.
2-8″ of snow is forecast in the Sierra Nevada mountains today and NOAA has issued a Winter Weather Advisory.
* SNOW ACCUMULATION...2 TO 4 INCHES ABOVE 10500 FEET. ISOLATED LOCATIONS COULD SEE AS MUCH AS 8 INCHES OF SNOW. A DUSTING OF SNOW WILL BE POSSIBLE JUST BELOW 10000 FEET. - NOAA Hanford, CA today
Pretty badass for June. Especially since Mammoth is still open and will be until the 4th of July.
WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY for CALIFORNIA:
URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HANFORD CA 822 AM PDT SUN JUN 12 2016 SIERRA NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON- TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DEVILS POSTPILE...FLORENCE LAKE... LAKE THOMAS EDISON...TUOLUMNE MEADOWS...BASS LAKE...FISH CAMP... WAWONA...CAMP NELSON...GIANT FOREST...LODGEPOLE...GRANT GROVE... JOHNSONDALE ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING... * TIMING...THROUGH 11 PM TONIGHT. * SNOW ACCUMULATION...2 TO 4 INCHES ABOVE 10500 FEET. ISOLATED LOCATIONS COULD SEE AS MUCH AS 8 INCHES OF SNOW. A DUSTING OF SNOW WILL BE POSSIBLE JUST BELOW 10000 FEET. * MAIN IMPACT...RAPIDLY CHANGING WEATHER CONDITIONS FOR HIKERS IN THE SIERRA NEVADA ABOVE 10500 FEET MAINLY FROM SEQUOIA NATIONAL PARK NORTHWARD. HIKERS SHOULD PREPARE FOR WINTER LIKE CONDITIONS. PACIFIC CREST AND JOHN MUIR TRAILS WILL BE AFFECTED. COULD SEE AN IMPACT ON TIOGA PASS TRAVELERS.