Thursday, December 27, 2012
Past 24 hours: 9 inches of new snow at mid-mountain and 12 inches at the summit
Past 48 hours: 10 inches at mid-mountain
Since close yesterday: 7.5 inches at mid-mountain
Base: 44 inches
Total snow: 116.75 inches
Lifts and trails
According to the 5 a.m. snow report, the mountain is 96 percent open with more terrain expected to open soon.
At 5 a.m., the temperature was 12 degrees at mid-mountain. The storm system that has been dropping snow on the mountain since Wednesday afternoon is forecast to stay in the area till Friday.
Backflip off Million Dollar Rock
A skier does a backflip off Million Dollar Rock at Steamboat Ski Area.
Dec. 19, 2012, powder day
Six inches fell overnight and 13 inches of new snow at the summit in the past 24 hours.
Skiing on powder at Steamboat Ski Area
Video by Chad Harkins on Dec. 19.