What will this winter's weather bring?
Experts are predicting a weak El Niņo this winter. Here's what that means
For most U.S. skiers, last winter was desperate. It was the fourth warmest winter in recorded history and one of the least snowy across the lower 48. January could have been summer in the Sonoran, except for Alaska, which got rocked with massive storms that buried towns, and the Cascades, which had eight feet drop in late January. Nationwide, skier visits plummeted as ski areas experienced their worst season in 20 years. Like I said, desperate.
But enough about that. As forward-thinking ...
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