Vail gets a foot of snow |

Vail gets a foot of snow

Special to the Daily/National Weather ServiceA spring storm is rolling through Eagle County, bringing lots of snow for local skiers.

VAIL ” Vail Mountain reported 12 inches of new snow Thursday morning, and more snow is on the way to the area.

Beaver Creek reported 11 inches for the day.

The two-day totals for Vail and Beaver Creek are 18 and 17 inches, respectively.

The area is under a winter storm warning through Friday morning at 6 a.m. The National Weather Service predicts an additional 5 to 9 inches to fall during the day Thursday, with another 2 to 4 inches predicted for Thursday night.

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