December 23, 2015
Copper Mountain received 8" of snow overnight and Dec. 24 through Dec. 26 calls for a 20 percent to 40 percent chance of snow. That means even more soft terrain perfect for some powder and deep carving turns.
November 04, 2015
Waiting a week to open Copper Mountain for the season apparently pleased the snow gods, who are set to deliver some fresh powder just in time for those first turns.
October 20, 2015
This year's strong El Niño will be a big player in shaping this year's winter weather, but it's not the only factor, federal weather experts say.
September 20, 2015
Climate experts say they aren't sure exactly what to expect with this year's strong El Niño — the first since the winter of 1997-98, when Colorado saw a decent snowfall season.
June 20, 2015
A developing Pacific El Niño is already affecting weather patterns across the western U.S., including record spring rain and snow in Colorado, where several weather stations reported the all-time wettest month on record for any year. Many more stations recorded records for May precipitation.