Monthly Archives: February 2010

Birkie update Friday PM

Here is the latest from Chris Wheaton, our Solda man on the snow in Hayward. Chris says: Of the 4 weather reporting agencies that I use the range of overnight low temperatures is 0 F – 11 F (the colder … Continue reading

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2010 MBSEF Par for the Course 2

The current NOAA forecast for Sunday, February 28 is: Tonight: Snow likely before 10pm, then rain, possibly mixed with snow. Low around 30. South wind between 10 and 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation … Continue reading

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Solda Birkie Wax Recommendation

The NOAA forecast is: Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around -9. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Friday: Sunny, with a high near 33. North wind between 5 and 10 mph. Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low … Continue reading

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Thursday Birkie Weather update

This is the NOAA forecast for Hayward, WI for the next three days. This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 25. Northeast wind around 5 mph. Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around -9. North wind around 5 mph. … Continue reading

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Ski Base Prep for Birkie

Those who have been in Hayward and Cable, Wisconsin, have told me that the snow is abrasive and dirty. It snowed a little today, a very fine snow coming off the lake. The forecast from NOAA: Tonight: Scattered snow showers, … Continue reading

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Silver Fox and Cheri Walsh

Because of the lack of snow in Hanover, the Silver Fox Trot is moved to Gunstock, NH and is now a classical race. From what I heard, Gunstock got a few inches of snow this week so conditions shouldbe pretty … Continue reading

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Steamboat Ski Marathon, Catamount Ranch

This is part of the Sven Wiik series. Sven was my mentor when I was a student at Western State College in 1966. The current NOAA forecast is: Friday: A 50 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near … Continue reading

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