On the Hill: Fresh powder at Vail
April 4, 2014
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Vail official report: 1 inch new snow in the last 24 hours as of 5 a.m., 6 inches in the last week
Vail Daily field report: There’s a foot of untracked snow still available in places
Weather: Cold and sunny
Liftline status: Not busy anywhere today
Breakdown: While Vail has only reported receiving 6 inches of snow in the last week, it feels like we’ve received a foot of snow over the course of the last few days, and the evidence is still there for the shredding in the trees and lesser-traveled areas.
Snowcast: Light to moderate snow will fall Saturday, then heavier snowfall will hit Sunday night 6+ inches of fresh powder for areas along I-70 by Monday morning, reports meteorologist Joel Gratz with opensnow.com.