I suppose "here" means northern Arizona? My friend in San Jose was very disappointed when he went to ski in Lake Tahoe. Sounds like Arizona has been the same although I remeber you added a few pictures of snow near Sedona a few weeks ago.
"After the first glass, you see things as you wish they were. After the second, you see things as they are not. Finally, you see things as they really are, which is the most horrible thing in the world."
--Oscar Wilde on Absinthe