Snow Science: Making Snow on the Mountain

12th August 2016 | OnTheSnow Staff

Stratton  - ©Hubert Schriebl

Snowmaking conditions require that temps are near freezing.

Copyright: Hubert Schriebl

OnTheSnow meteorologist Joel Gratz explains the science behind snowmaking, why skiers and snowboarders should care and why resorts across North America need fake snow to keep the lifts turning. 

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