The first day of spring is a little more than three weeks away, but there’s no stopping the winter weather with plenty of snow expected in the Cascades this week.
A cool and wet northwest flow aloft will push two disturbances over the state through Tuesday, and the extended weather scenario shows moderate to heavy snowfall from Thursday through Sunday. The freezing level remains low anywhere from the surface up to 2,000 feet.
The storms this past weekend generated anywhere from 8 to 12 inches of nice, fluffy snow, and powder-hounds will rejoice as the six-day forecast shows even more will solidify ski area base totals.
Expected snowfall totals this week are: 11 to 22 inches at Mount Baker Ski Area; 11 to 25 at Stevens Pass Resort; 15 to 30 at Alpental at The Summit at Snoqualmie; 8 to 18 at Crystal…