Weather

7-Day Forecast for Scenic Hot Springs Area (2,900 ft near beginning of Trail Head)

Tuesday, January 31, 2012

Winter Weather Advisory Tues thru Wed

The National Weather service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for the Cascades from 2pm Tuesday, January 31st, 2012 through 10am Wednesday, February 1st, 2012:

Winter Weather Advisory
URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
912 PM PST MON JAN 30 2012 
...ADDITIONAL SNOW EXPECTED ACROSS THE CASCADES LATE TUESDAY... 
.A FAST MOVING WEATHER SYSTEM WILL SPREAD SNOW ACROSS THE CASCADES TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE THROUGH MOST OF THE NIGHT. SNOW LEVELS WILL GENERALLY RANGE FROM 2500 TO 3500 FEET THROUGH THE EVENT WITH THE GREATEST AMOUNT OF SNOW EXPECTED ACROSS THE NORTH CASCADES. 
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM TUESDAY TO 10 AM PST WEDNESDAY...
For those with reservations at Scenic on Tuesday and Wednesday, please be prepared to winter weather conditions and sudden, severe weather changes.  Winds through the Stevens Pass area could result in heavy, driving snow and whiteout conditions on the trail.

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