Snow Report - 05-02-2018


Risk: Medium

Daily Update

Weather :

The extremely cold weather is gradually on its way out, with temperatures more normal for this time of year. There is currently a thin cloud cover across the whole sky, which is going to increase during the morning and then ameliorate in the afternoon, possibly letting the sun through at times. Foehn and Lombarde wind, which started up again in the night, is going to get up to 50-70km/h at the peaks of the mountain, and even below the summits, it could get quite gusty with wind from the South/South-East anywhere between 20 and 70km/h. Maximum temperatures are predicted to get up to -2°C at 2000m and -8°C at 3000m. Similarly unsettled weather is expected tonight.

Ski Report :

Snow Depth : 233cm on the Snowfront ; 385cm on top of the Solaise

Fornet: Everything is open

Fornet Glacier : Everything is open

Solaise: Everything is open

Bellevarde: Boarder Cross is not open; everything else is

All walking routes are open. All Cross country tracks are open.

The avalanche risk has increased to 3 out of 5 today due to the high winds increasing the likelihood of windslab. If you do decide to head off-piste, please ensure you have all the necessary safety equipment and we recommend hiring a guide.