Will this be a banner snow year? Vail Daily and Joel Gratz of OpenSnow.com discuss powder possibilities for the upcoming season | VailDaily.com

Will this be a banner snow year? Vail Daily and Joel Gratz of OpenSnow.com discuss powder possibilities for the upcoming season

Vail Daily staff report

If you like skiing or riding powder, then you’re probably familiar with Joel Gratz and his powder-forecasting website OpenSnow.com. With the 2017-18 season rapidly approaching, Ken Hoeve visited Gratz at his Boulder home/forecast office to check out the weather models, talk powder and preferred storm patterns for your favorite ski resorts, and yes, even to gawk at Gratz’s new baby.