Does snow hurt grapevines? — 2021 Harvest

Does snow hurt grapevines?

Does snow hurt grapevines?

We had snow in the higher elevations last night. This happens in Napa Valley occasionally – maybe every 5-7 years or so. This is a photo from Howell Mountain from Craig Philpott on Twitter. Does snow hurt the vineyards? Nope – absolutely not. It is pretty to see!