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  1. billo

    COVID concerns in the Northeast

    Intra-country not inter. That's literally the opposite.
  2. billo

    COVID concerns in the Northeast

    Right, so it would be different from every other vaccine in history....because covid. Moderna has specifically said their vaccine prevents you from carrying/spreading the virus (just like every other vaccine). Pfizer has not said because they haven't studied it properly because there were other...
  3. billo

    Hunter's Mt Status and Snow reports

    If conditions in the Catskills were good today I don't want to ski anymore.
  4. billo

    COVID concerns in the Northeast

    You can skip the obsessive hand washing too, btw. It's good for many other illnesses but has little effect on an a respiratory virus. Unless you are swabbing your lungs with your dirty fingers.
  5. billo

    Singles Line

    People party with masks on outdoors on chairlifts? Not sure how you made it out of your cave if you're worried about catching Covid on a chairlift.
  6. billo

    Singles Line

    Millions of people fly on packed planes every week with masks. Skiers can safely ride full lifts.
  7. billo

    Does it always piss hot rain right before or on Christmas in eastern ski country or does if just seem that way?

    Pico just gave up for today. Webcams look horrible, everything left will freeze into solid water ice later today.
  8. billo

    Hunter's Mt Status and Snow reports

    In coastal CT we got wind, warm temps but less than half the rain that was forecast. That's about the only good news I have. Webcams are depressing.
  9. billo

    Hard lockdown in Ontario, 4 weeks including ski areas

    What Thanksgiving spike? The one that never occured or the one we hear about on the news non stop that nobody can find in the data.
  10. billo

    Hard lockdown in Ontario, 4 weeks including ski areas

    Does that mean the Ikon/Blue bets are paying out?
  11. billo

    Can Okemo overcome 30inches+to open more then 1 lift???

    Simply not true. 40" in under 24 hours would cripple Alta. Full interlodge, illegal to go outside, road and mountain closed. 40" over two or three days is a totally different story.
  12. billo

    Can Okemo overcome 30inches+to open more then 1 lift???

    Nobody was forecasting Ludlow to get 40" of snow in under 24 hours (likely close to, if not a new state record). At the end the short range models starting picking up on a heavy band of snow that was supposed to be farther south. So moving staff closer to the mountain just wasn't a thought and...
  13. billo

    Can Okemo overcome 30inches+to open more then 1 lift???

    Jackson Gore was spinning in the afternoon. they'll be fine this weekend. If a western mountain received 40" overnight they would have an equally hard time opening.
  14. billo

    COVID concerns in the Northeast

    You're not getting it.
  15. billo

    COVID concerns in the Northeast

    Then who is it? The mystery robot government force?
  16. billo

    COVID concerns in the Northeast

    My small town mayor in CT just implied that testing out from travel quarantine could be going away.
  17. billo

    Spring Skiing and COVID??

    Risk of death or severe outcomes greatly diminished. Not implying a 2nd shot is not needed, but more trials could change the protocols.
  18. billo

    Spring Skiing and COVID??

    Wrong. PFE data released today says 14 days after first shot you're pretty much set. I wouldn't be surprised if the 2 shot regimen gets modified.
  19. billo

    Ski Resort Response to COVID-19

    https://denver.cbslocal.com/2020/12/04/covid-aspen-pitkin-county-covid-negative-test/ Aspen (Pitkin County) requiring a negative Covid test.
  20. billo

    Ski Resort Response to COVID-19

    What do you not get? They are not following the state quarantine rules then. Simple.
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