It now has a base depth of 1.5m (five feet). Las Lenas to the south has had fresh snow too and now has more than a metre (1.1m) on upper slopes.
In Chile conditions have improved dramatically at Portillo with more than two feet (60cm) of snow falling in the past week, taking base depths to 40 inches (a metre) on upper slopes and allowing the resort to finally remove their, "low snow warning" from their website.