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February 17, 2014
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On the Hill: Northstar open from top to bottom

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Breakdown: Sunny with partly cloudy skies. 69 trails open with 46 groomed runs. Four terrain parks open with a total of 72 features. Open 9am to 4pm top to bottom.

Northstar At Tahoe official report: 0" New Snow in past 24 hours. 2" to 4" Snow in past 48 hours. 71" Base at Summit and 22" Base at Lower Mountain.

Field report: Sunny skies with freshly groomed runs. Packed powder off groomed runs. Warm weather in the mid 40's with a slight breeze from the southwest. Busy day on the mountain with the holiday weekend still in swing. Lift lines and parking are steadily busy.

Weather: Mostly sunny with a high of 43 and Low of 27 degrees. Breezy with southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

Liftline status: Steady lift lines with 2-5 minute wait at most lifts.

Snowcast: According to NOAA today will be mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

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Tahoe Daily Tribune Updated Feb 17, 2014 03:46PM Published Dec 16, 2014 02:23PM Copyright 2014 Tahoe Daily Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.