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Old 12-08-2017, 12:17 PM   #1
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How much snow is up there?

How much snow is up there in the High Peaks region at high elevations, like 2500' and up??
Just curious if I'll need showshoes tomorrow.
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Old 12-08-2017, 12:50 PM   #2
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Can't say about up high, but there was only a dusting at the Upper Works, plenty of ice, tho'.
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Old 12-08-2017, 12:59 PM   #3
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Thanks; I'll make sure to bring my cleats.
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Old 12-09-2017, 08:33 AM   #4
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How much snow?

Ausable Club area. About an 1" up to around 1500' then 2-3" above that . That was yesterday there could be more today. And the ice is plentiful.
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Old 12-11-2017, 06:57 AM   #5
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About 4 in the HaDeRonDah Wilderness on Sunday, 12/10.
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Old 12-11-2017, 07:06 AM   #6
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How much snow is up there?

went up algonquin this past saturday. no need for snowshoes but spikes were needed the majority of the hike. however, id imagine there was some accumulation last night and more coming tonight.


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Old 12-11-2017, 08:41 AM   #7
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up to 20 inches of snow now reported on the ground in Lewis County and Tug Hill.
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Old 12-14-2017, 09:06 AM   #8
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I use this handy snow depth map that the NWS updates daily

https://www.weather.gov/nerfc/snow_depth_im
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Old 12-14-2017, 01:01 PM   #9
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You will not only need them in the HPW, they are required..

http://www.dec.ny.gov/press/112158.html
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