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Shots of the Week: March 18, 2013

Mother Nature's confused: Happy Spring or Welcome to Winter?


Sugarloaf in Maine got about 20 inches of snow in the last few days with perhaps an inch or so expected this weekend. East Coast pow!

Sugarloaf in Maine got about 20 inches of snow in the last few days with perhaps an inch or so expected this weekend. East Coast pow!

A storm dumped about 14 inches at Alpine Meadows in the Tahoe area. The goods are good.

A storm dumped about 14 inches at Alpine Meadows in the Tahoe area. The goods are good.

Whistler-Blackcomb in British Columbia, Canada, received 16 inches in the last few days bringing the week total to 25 inches (66 cm for you…

Whistler-Blackcomb in British Columbia, Canada, received 16 inches in the last few days bringing the week total to 25 inches (66 cm for you Canadians). The sun’s expected to shine all weekend.

Alta received about 13 inches from the most recent storm, and another 4-10 inches are expected. Yes please! (skier: Julia Van Raalte)

Alta received about 13 inches from the most recent storm, and another 4-10 inches are expected. Yes please! (skier: Julia Van Raalte)

The Snow Gods have gifted Vermont's Jay Peak Resort with a reported 36 inches in the last few days. But it doesn't stop. The resort is expecting…

The Snow Gods have gifted Vermont’s Jay Peak Resort with a reported 36 inches in the last few days. But it doesn’t stop. The resort is expecting another 6-8 this weekend.

Only about 4 inches fell at Copper Mountain, but the resort is expecting 10 more this weekend.

Only about 4 inches fell at Copper Mountain, but the resort is expecting 10 more this weekend.

Canyons Resort in Utah reported 10 inches in the last couple days.

Canyons Resort in Utah reported 10 inches in the last couple days.

Whistler-Blackcomb in British Columbia, Canada, received 16 inches in the last few days bringing the week total to 25 inches (66 cm for you…

Whistler-Blackcomb in British Columbia, Canada, received 16 inches in the last few days bringing the week total to 25 inches (66 cm for you Canadians). The sun’s expected to shine all weekend.

A storm dumped about 14 inches at Alpine Meadows in the Tahoe area. The goods are good.

A storm dumped about 14 inches at Alpine Meadows in the Tahoe area. The goods are good.

Only about 4 inches fell at Copper Mountain, but the resort is expecting 10 more this weekend.

Only about 4 inches fell at Copper Mountain, but the resort is expecting 10 more this weekend.

About 10 inches of snow fell in the last couple days, with between 1 and 7 more expected this weekend. (skier: Ashley Bembenek)

About 10 inches of snow fell in the last couple days, with between 1 and 7 more expected this weekend. (skier: Ashley Bembenek)

Jeff Annetts slashes pow near the Headwall area at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort on Tuesday. The resort reported 4 inches on Tuesday, but is now…

Jeff Annetts slashes pow near the Headwall area at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort on Tuesday. The resort reported 4 inches on Tuesday, but is now reporting 18 inches in the last 48 hours.

Nearly 14 inches (35cm) fell with this recent storm, so Revelstoke should be skiing (and riding) pretty well.

Nearly 14 inches (35cm) fell with this recent storm, so Revelstoke should be skiing (and riding) pretty well.

Reporting a foot of fresh and another 4-8 inches expected, Snowbird still has the goods.

Reporting a foot of fresh and another 4-8 inches expected, Snowbird still has the goods.

Sugarloaf in Maine got about 20 inches of snow in the last few days with perhaps an inch or so expected this weekend. East Coast pow!

Sugarloaf in Maine got about 20 inches of snow in the last few days with perhaps an inch or so expected this weekend. East Coast pow!

Nearly 14 inches (35cm) fell with this recent storm, so Revelstoke should be skiing (and riding) pretty well.

Nearly 14 inches (35cm) fell with this recent storm, so Revelstoke should be skiing (and riding) pretty well.

About 10 inches of snow fell in the last couple days, with between 1 and 7 more expected this weekend. (skier: Mark Mikos)

About 10 inches of snow fell in the last couple days, with between 1 and 7 more expected this weekend. (skier: Mark Mikos)

The Snow Gods have gifted Vermont's Jay Peak Resort with a reported 36 inches in the last few days. But it doesn't stop. The resort is expecting…

The Snow Gods have gifted Vermont’s Jay Peak Resort with a reported 36 inches in the last few days. But it doesn’t stop. The resort is expecting another 6-8 this weekend.

Fernie received a whopping three feet—yes 36 inches—of snow in the last couple days, and more is expected.

Fernie received a whopping three feet—yes 36 inches—of snow in the last couple days, and more is expected.