On The Hill: Vanilla frosting up top of Aspen Mountain, mashed potatoes at the bottom
April 6, 2014
VIDEO: Aspen Times mountain correspondent Corby Anderson delivers his daily video conditions report almost-live from Aspen Mountain.
Aspen official report: 0″ of new snow overnight, 5″ in the past 48 hours, and 21″ in the past week.
Aspen Times field report: Suns out, guns out! (temporarilly at least!) Really nice and warm air temps today. The snow varies from top to bottom – more like frosting up top and mashers below.
Liftline status: No worries, mate! You’ll be on a lift in no time flat!
Snowcast: Rain and snow showers likely, becoming all snow after 4pm. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a high near 41. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tonight: Snow showers likely, mainly before 9pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light northwest in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. North northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 18. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
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On the Hill Winter 2012-13 documented 150 straight days of ski conditions in Colorado’s High Country.