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Alpine is currently serving up some delicious corn…corn snow, that is!

No Comments 27 April 2012

What is corn snow? Corn snow happens when the snow undergoes a good melt/freeze cycle. When new fine-grain snow warms up, it becomes slow and sticky. But if it is allowed to “cook,” water will evaporate and the grains will get bigger after a good melt/freeze cycle occurs. This kind of snow is not sticky, [...]

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