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On the Hill: Plenty of powder at Vail

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Vail official report: 0 inches new snow in last 24 hours, 14 inches in the last week

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Weather: Very sunny but cold enough on top to keep the recent powder soft

Liftline status: Busy at Chair 4 by 9:30 a.m.

Breakdown: The whole spectrum of conditions can be found on Vail Mountain today – powder, packed powder, soft groomers, hard groomers, ice, you name it. There’s plenty of variety for those who bore easily.

Snowcast: The best powder coming from the upcoming storm will be on Saturday with 3-6+ inches for the northern and central mountains, reports meteorologist Joel Gratz with opensnow.com.

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