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Powder Mountain closed for high winds, unstable snowpack

Powder Mountain closed for high winds, unstable snowpack
Posted at 9:50 AM, Jan 09, 2017
and last updated 2017-01-09 18:24:51-05

Powder Mountain is closed Monday.

Officials said high winds and an unstable snowpack are causing unsafe conditions.

Meteorologists recorded hurricane-force wind gusts of 110 mph at 1:45 a.m.

Officials said the gusts were more than 100 mph from 9 p.m. Sunday to about 3 a.m. Monday.

Click here for the latest updates from Powder Mountain.

Sundance Mountain Resort ski lifts after on a temporary hold because of wind gusts Monday.