Eaglecrest Ski Area receives massive snowfall this season

    Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - Eaglecrest has received snowfall for 43 consecutive days, including every day for the month of February and over two feet in the last week alone.

    Since Jan. 19, Eaglecrest’s summit snow stake has received over 185 inches of snowfall. The base snow total is not far behind at 139 inches.

    The snow streak projects to continue through Thursday, March 5.

    NOAA’s seven-day forecast is showing cold temps and snow, before turning partly sunny on Friday next week.

    Eaglecrest’s average annual snowfall over the past ten years is 320 inches, including a record season in 2011-12 with 640 inches. The 2019-20 season total is now over 310 inches.

     

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