North American Snow Coverage Maps

It’s no secret that the snowpack is less than inspiring in many locations around the US right now (interior BC and Alaska are having great seasons btw). Of course, it’s still early, right. It could all turn around any moment. In the meantime, we might as well stew in our misery – check out these maps from the National Weather Service comparing the snowpack as of January 7 for the last three years:

January 7, 2012

january 2012 snow cover

January 7, 2011january 2011snow cover

January 7, 2010

January 2010 snow cover