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Vail official report: 5 inches new snow in the last 24 hours as of 5 a.m.
Weather: Partly cloudy, snowing slightly
Liftline status: Surprisingly uncrowded for a powder day
Breakdown: It's a powder day at Vail, the 5 inches Vail reported feels more like 6-8 in the back.
Snowcast: We've another chance of snow for this weekend, reports meteorologist Joel Gratz with opensnow.com.