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On the Hill: Powder day at Vail

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VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter/copy chief Ross Leonhart swaps with Vail host John LaConte and reports from the Lodgepole trail and Chair 2 (Avanti) at Vail on a snowy Wednesday morning.

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VAIL OFFICIAL REPORT: 1 inch overnight, 7 inches in past 48 hours; 10 inches in past week.

SNOWCAST: 3-6 inches are expected to fall today, and then another chance of snow Sunday, according to Joel Gratz, of OpenSnow.com.

REPORT: It’s snowing hard at Vail, with low visibility toward the top. It’s looking like a day of free refills out there.