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Sydney Warren, left, and Allie Ward, both 15 and from Prince Edward Island, Canada, enjoy the warm sun as they ride the chair lift while skiing in unusual weather for this time of year at Sunday River in Newry, Maine, on Wednesday, March 21, 2012. (AP Photo/Pat Wellenbach)

Sydney Warren, left, and Allie Ward, both 15 and from Prince Edward Island, Canada, enjoy the warm sun as they ride the chair lift while skiing in unusual weather for this time of year at Sunday River in Newry, Maine, on Wednesday, March 21, 2012. (AP Photo/Pat Wellenbach)

Hot weather bodes ill for ski resorts

Skiers in Newry, Maine, stripped down to shorts and bikini tops to keep cool Wednesday as they got in a few final sun-drenched, slushy runs, bidding what could be an early goodbye to a season that has disappointed all around. (AP)