Arizona might not be known as a skiing destination, but recent weather patterns might change that.

Arizona ski resorts welcome heavy snowfall.
Arizona ski resorts welcome heavy snowfall.

After years of drought, ski resorts in Arizona can thank El Niño for recent heavy snowfall. Flagstaff-area Snowbowl ski resort was 100% open at Christmas, and has received 58 inches of snow from El Niño-related storms in January.

Read more: nytimes.com

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