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April 2, 2014
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On the Hill: Snowfall starting at Vail

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Vail official report: 1 inch new snow, 2 inches in last 72 hours

Vail Daily field report: 6-8 inches is probably more accurate for the 72-hour report

Weather: Snowing

Liftline status: No lines anywhere today

Breakdown: It's snowing on Vail Mountain, with a nice layer of fresh falling atop the crust that was formed after yesterday's warmer temps set in. In higher, north-facing trees, however, you can find untracked swaths of the whole 6-8 inches we've received this week.

Snowcast: Moderate snow will fall on most mountains Wednesday through Thursday, and then light to moderate snow will fall Saturday, Sunday, and perhaps into Monday morning, reports meteorologist Joel Gratz with

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The VailDaily Updated Oct 31, 2014 11:56AM Published Apr 2, 2014 11:09AM Copyright 2014 The VailDaily. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.