On The Hill: It’s not quite powder, and it’s not quite a margarita, but it’s deep!
Ryan Summerlin March 2, 2014
VIDEO: Aspen Times mountain correspondent Corby Anderson delivers his daily video conditions report almost-live from Aspen Mountain.
Aspen official report: 5″ of new snow overnight, 7″ in the past 48 hours, and 7″ in the past week. Snowing currently, with a high near 39. West wind around 15 mph.
Aspen Times field report: Nearly a foot of super wet, consilidated snow awaits those who are ready for a quad-burner! 29° up top with poor visibility and high winds.
Liftline status: Light, for a powder Saturday.
Snowcast: The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning through Sunday. A total of up to two feet of heavy, wet snow is expected to fall between Friday and Sunday. Avalanche danger is HIGH. 70 percent chance of snow showers this afternoon. Tonight: 80 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, lows around 21. West winds around 5-10 mph.
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On the Hill Winter 2012-13 documented 150 straight days of ski conditions in Colorado’s High Country.