On the Hill: Powder day at Beaver Creek
VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter/copy chief Ross Leonhart delivers his daily snow conditions report while snowboarding through some fresh powder down Helmut’s at Beaver Creek Resort.
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Beaver Creek official report: 0″ new snow, 5″ in last week
Vail Daily field report: 6-8 inches of fresh powder as of 9 a.m.
Weather: Snowing, with temperatures in the 20s.
Liftline status: Not too bad
Breakdown: Beaver Creek has some fresh powder Saturday morning, and it is still snowing into the afternoon.
Snowcast: The National Weather service forecasts a 100 percent chance of snow Saturday, 90 percent Saturday night and 70 percent chance of snow on Sunday.