Ski Report – Friday, December 14, 2012

The warmer temperatures yesterday afternoon made for soft snow conditions. Then the temps cooled last night down to 20 degrees so the trails will be lightly Ginzu Groomed this morning. Looks like an interesting mix of weather tomorrow and Sunday.

Friday Partly cloudy. High of 36F. Winds less than 5 mph.

Friday Night Partly cloudy. Low of 28F with a windchill as low as 21F. Winds from the ESE at 5 to 10 mph.

Saturday Overcast with a chance of snow and a chance of rain, then snow and a chance of rain in the afternoon. Fog early. High of 37F with a windchill as low as 21F. Breezy. Winds from the ESE at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of snow 60%.

Saturday Night Overcast with snow and a chance of rain, then snow and rain after midnight. Fog overnight. Low of 32F with a windchill as low as 25F. Breezy. Winds from the SE at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of snow 80% with accumulations up to 1 in. possible.

Snow Depth in Woods: 3-4 inches

Packed Snow Depth on Trails: 2-3

Ice, Glaze, Barespots: There are thin spots under big pines and in some sunny spots.

The “Let it Snow” sale continues! Great sale prices on Ski Packages and active winter clothing. 20% – 30% off (list price) race gear and at least 15% off all waxes. Free Shipping for on line ski package orders.

The Stone Turtle Day Lodge Specials today include Famous Chili served with a multi grain roll, Greek salad with local Michigan Feta and Turkey, Veggie Chipotle, Ham and Tuna Panini sandwiches!

Looks like another good day to X-C Ski!

-Lynne, Bob, Fran, Stu, Mariah, Brian, Michele, Bob and the rest of the Crew