Forecasted weather patterns set to flip in March in valley

By Ross Leonhart

EAGLE COUNTY — No new snow for seven days makes one weak. Luckily for powder hounds, cooler and stormier weather is in the forecast for early March, according to meteorologist Joel Gratz, of OpenSnow.com.“What it looks like is starting around March 10 or so, the weather patterns should change,” Gratz said.Currently, Eagle County is in a warm, dry pattern, with fresh snow periodically refreshing the slopes while the East Coast is getting cooler, snowier weather.“Having a dry period during the middle of winter, especially an El Nino winter, is relatively standard,” Gratz said, “so I can’t say that I’m surprised.”With …

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