Where is the snow in Europe and North America?

25th December 2012 | Patrick Thorne

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An avalanche dog enjoys the powder outside of Le Chamois in The Village at Squaw Valley - ©Matt Palmer

An avalanche dog enjoys the powder outside of Le Chamois in The Village at Squaw Valley
Copyright: Matt Palmer

An avalanche dog enjoys the powder outside of Le Chamois in The Village at Squaw Valley - ©Matt Palmer
New snow at Squaw Valley covers the aerial tram. - ©Matt Palmer

New snow at Squaw Valley covers the aerial tram.
Copyright: Matt Palmer

New snow at Squaw Valley covers the aerial tram. - ©Matt Palmer
Deep snow at Northway Chairlift at Crystal Mountain, Washington. Photo by Jim Jarnigan, courtesy of Crystal Mountain Resort.Deep snow at Northway Chairlift at Crystal Mountain, Washington. Photo by Jim Jarnigan, courtesy of Crystal Mountain Resort. - ©Jim Jarnigan

Deep snow at Northway Chairlift at Crystal Mountain, Washington. Photo by Jim Jarnigan, courtesy of Crystal Mountain Resort.Deep snow at Northway Chairlift at Crystal Mountain, Washington. Photo by Jim Jarnigan, courtesy of Crystal Mountain Resort.
Copyright: Jim Jarnigan

Deep snow at Northway Chairlift at Crystal Mountain, Washington. Photo by Jim Jarnigan, courtesy of Crystal Mountain Resort.Deep snow at Northway Chairlift at Crystal Mountain, Washington. Photo by Jim Jarnigan, courtesy of Crystal Mountain Resort. - ©Jim Jarnigan
The snow kept up all day, and by late afternoon, skiers like Ian Forgays were enjoying shin deep conditions in Vermont's Mad River Valley. - ©Brian Mohr / EmberPhoto

The snow kept up all day, and by late afternoon, skiers like Ian Forgays were enjoying shin deep conditions in Vermont's Mad River Valley.
Copyright: Brian Mohr / EmberPhoto

The snow kept up all day, and by late afternoon, skiers like Ian Forgays were enjoying shin deep conditions in Vermont's Mad River Valley. - ©Brian Mohr / EmberPhoto
Powder in Hemsedal, Norway. Dec. 20, 2012 - ©Kalle Hägglund

Powder in Hemsedal, Norway. Dec. 20, 2012
Copyright: Kalle Hägglund

Powder in Hemsedal, Norway. Dec. 20, 2012 - ©Kalle Hägglund
Powder in Hemsedal, Norway. Dec. 20, 2012 - ©Kalle Hägglund

Powder in Hemsedal, Norway. Dec. 20, 2012
Copyright: Kalle Hägglund

Powder in Hemsedal, Norway. Dec. 20, 2012 - ©Kalle Hägglund