Early skiing downstate

This post contains section links to Conditions and Forecast.

Summary

Early skiable conditions at Minnewaska and Mohonk are the highlight for this week. Skiable conditions at Notchview and Canterbury Farm as well. Get it while you can- mixed precipitation in the forecast for the weekend.

Conditions

Isn’t this a kick? Conditions a couple of hours from NYC are better than the White Mountains and northern Vermont.

BETA report as of 12/12 indicates a thin base along some roads and routes, and mixed precipitation possible on the weekend.

Hit up ‘State of the touring centers‘ or in the menu above for reported conditions as of today. Snow depth graphic below:

Snow depth northeast US, Dec. 12 2022 (NWS) , with ski centers marked
Snow depth northeast US, Dec. 12 2022 (NWS) , with ski centers marked

Forecast

Precipitation starts moving in Thursday late afternoon, and will become mixed precipitation depending on location and elevation. The Adirondack High Peaks, as well as northern Vermont and New Hampshire may get lucky and have all-snow. Areas south of the Albany-VT/NH southern border are likely to see mixed precipitation and rain.