On the Hill: Powder day at Beaver Creek | VailDaily.com

On the Hill: Powder day at Beaver Creek

VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter/copy chief Ross Leonhart delivers his daily snow conditions report while snowboarding down Larkspur at Beaver Creek Resort.

Ross Leonhart uses an iON AirPro3 action camera. Send comments and suggestions to onthehill@vaildaily.com.

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Beaver Creek official report: 1″ new snow, 2″ in last week

Vail Daily field report: Felt like 5″ on top

Weather: Light snow, clouds

Liftline status: Nothing in the morning

Run of the day: Cinch, at the top of the mountain, received a lot of good snow

Breakdown: It’s a powder day at Beaver Creek. At 5 a.m. there was 1″ reported, as of 9 a.m. there was 5-6″ at the top, and it is still snowing into the later part of the day.

Snowcast: The National Weather service is reporting there’s a 70 percent chance of snow today and 30 percent tonight. Also, a 40 percent chance of snow Saturday.

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