Sierra Wave Media

Eastern Sierra News for June 21, 2024





The big news of the Memorial Day holiday? The weather. Sweltering heat transformed into winter again with snow in Mammoth Lakes. The snowfall ruined a number of planned outdoor events but a foot of fresh snow did extend ski season for another week.

Mammoth Mountain currently reports a base depth of 2 to 5 feet of snow and legendary spring conditions.

A foot or so of new snow in many places left the reality of winter wonderland close at hand.