It doesn't take much of change in temperature to turn winter snow into winter rain. Just ask a ski resort operator.
Changing climate could make it hard for winter sports enthusiasts to get out and play. We've already had a number of winters with little snowpack; Mount Ashland Ski Area never opened at all just a few winters ago.
The group Protect Our Winters brings together winter sports fans and providers to work for climate action.
POW Executive Director Mario Molina visits with details; Mount Ashland General Manager Hiram Towle joins in with a local story.