On the Hill video ski report: Snowing slightly at Vail
Brought to you by and the .Vail official report: 0″ new snow Vail Daily field report: 1/2 inch and counting on top of the groomers.Weather: Snowing slightly, very cloudy but visibility isn’t as bad as it has been in some of the other cloudier days this week.Liftline status: Lines aren’t bad anywhere this morningRun of the day: Ouzo was groomedBreakdown: The flakes have already started falling at Vail, perhaps slightly earlier than forecasters were expecting as we head into a snowier pattern that should continue through the busy President’s Weekend. There’s was already a half inch of new dust on top of the groomers, which are running soft today, so ski conditions are great. Zach Barnett, in town from Jackson Hole skiing Vail and promoting says for how cloudy it is visibility could be a lot worse. “Not a bad day at all,” he said. “There’s still plenty of shadows on the surface so you can see the terrain.”Snowcast: It’s started, and forecasters are expecting it to continue off and on for the next few days.
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On the Hill is shot with a GoPro HERO3 Silver Edition.
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