Photographer's Note

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At the beginning of last week there was an unusually heavy snowfall on the mountains near Los Angeles, turning them white not just at the tips, as usually happens when a storm passes through, but well down the side. Snow fell down to maybe 1200 m (4000 feet) elevation or less, instead of the usual 1800 m (6000 feet) or so. Unfortunately this view was only available for a few hours, and in mid-day light, as clouds covered the mountains by sunset.

On the left side is Mt. Baldy, at 10,064 feet (3,068 m), the highest peak in the San Gabriel Mountains.

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