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Today’s Colorado ski and snow report: big summer snow

Great conditions at Arapahoe Basin and they're only going to get better after today's snow storm.
Great conditions at Arapahoe Basin and they're only going to get better after today's snow storm.Arapahoe Basin

If you’re looking for a powder day in May, look no further than Arapahoe Basin tomorrow morning. Since it’s May we’re using the word “powder” loosely since the snow is always a bit heavier than your typical Colorado powder this time of year.

Still, with new snow every day for the past four days (see report below for specifics), and a big snow expected today and tonight, conditions at A-Basin are primo. Everything, excepting only 16 percent of the expert (double-black) terrain, is open, including Montezuma Bowl and the East Wall.

There’s a potential for an additional two feet of snow or more over the next 24 hours. That would be amazing, and bring A-Basin’s season total up to around 430 inches.

Here are the 24-, 48-, 72- and 96-hour totals so far and in that order…

Arapahoe Basin: 2”, 9”, 14”, 16”