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On the Hill: Sunny skies creating choppy snow at Vail

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Vail official snow report: 3 inches new snow in the last 48 hours, 13 inches in the last week

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Vail official snow depth report: 73-inch mid mountain base, 307 inches this season

Weather: Very sunny

Liftline status: Dead

Breakdown: It got very sunny yesterday afternoon, making the chop snow is really tough to navigate today. It’s a workout if you’re up for it, otherwise you may want to stick to the groomers.

Snowcast: We’ve another chance of snow for this weekend, reports meteorologist Joel Gratz with opensnow.com.

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