Saturday, February 28th


Summary:  0.5” snow total in Waterbury (495’) as of 7:00 A.M. EST


Saturday, February 28th, 2009:  7:00 A.M. update from Waterbury, VT


New Snow:  0.5 inches

Liquid Equivalent:  0.01 inches

Snow/Water Ratio:  50.0

Snow Density:  2.0%

Temperature:  12.6 F

Humidity:  71%

Dew Point:  2.2 F

Barometer:  29.88 in. Hg

Wind:  Calm

Sky:  Light Snow/Mostly Clear

Storm snow total:  0.5 inches

Storm liquid equivalent total:  0.01 inches snow/0.31 inches rain

Current snow at the stake:  22 inches

Season snowfall total:  166.0 inches


I didn’t get a chance to send in a report on Thursday’s snow after the morning update, but the end result was 1.0 inches of snow comprised of 0.03 inches of liquid equivalent.  The Friday/Saturday system had some rain with snow on the back end, 0.5 inches of fluff accumulated down here in the valley, and the local Vermont ski area accumulations along the Green Mountain are listed north to south below.  The accumulations from this system were generally north of the I-89/Route 2/Winooski corridor.


Jay Peak: 4”

Smuggler’s: 2”

Stowe: 2”

Bolton: 3”

Mad River: 0”

Sugarbush: 0”

Pico: 0”

Killington: 0”

Okemo: 0”

Bromley: 1”

Magic: 0”

Stratton:  0”

Mount Snow: 0”