Today in the Alps...

Updated: 9.45am Saturday 24 February 2018 - Fresh snow in the south-western Alps then bitterly cold everywhere next week

 

There is a lot of fresh snow in the far south-western Alps right now (e.g. Sestriere, Prato Nevoso, Limone). Snow has also spilled over the French border into resorts such as Val Cenis and Val d’Isère where there is 70cm of fresh snow on the Pisaillas glacier this morning, and 15cm in town... More

Sestriere, Italy – Weather to ski – Today in the Alps, 24 February 2018 Lots of fresh snow in the south-western Alps. This is Sestriere – 24 February 2018 – Photo: vialattea.it

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