On the Hill: Cool clouds overhead on Vail’s final Saturday
April 19, 2014
VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter John LaConte delivers a Vail conditions report while snowboarding down OS at Vail.
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Vail official snow report: 0 inches new snow in the last 24 hours, 10 inches in the last week
Vail official snow depth report: 63-inch mid mountain base, 317 inches total this season
Weather: Partly cloudy
Liftline status: Not bad
Breakdown: It’s slushy on the mountain, with beautiful views and really cool clouds overhead – wonderful conditions to enjoy the second-to-last day of the season. Blue Sky Basin and Chair 21 were closed this morning due to lightning.
Snowcast: Expecthigh elevation snow showers on Saturday, mostly above 10,000 feet, with a few more showers popping up again on Sunday, reports meteorologist Joel Gratz with opensnow.com.