Today in the Alps...

Updated: 9.20am Friday 20 October 2017 - Significant snow in the forecast - but…

 

There is some significant snow on its way for parts of the Alps this weekend, especially on Sunday and in the North and East. But don’t get too excited - sunny and increasingly warm weather will return by the early/middle part of next week sending the snow-line scurrying back up the mountain... More 

Bergfex chart showing predicted snowfall between Friday 20 and Tuesday 24 October 2017 – Weather to ski – Today in the Alps, 20 October 2017 Predicted snowfall between now and Tuesday 24 October 2017 – Image: bergfex.com

Snow reports and forecasts will return in November 2017

Who got the most snow in the Alps in 2016-17?

The 2016-17 Alpine ski season was a poor one overall.

 

But did any resorts buck the trend?

 

Read our full review of the 2016-17 ski season and find out who got the most snow in the Alps

Who got the most snow in North America in 2016-17?

Unlike the Alps, the 2016-17 North American ski season was an excellent one overall...

 

Read our full review of the 2016-17 ski season and find out who got the most snow in North America

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Top 5 places to ski in the Alps in July

 4 July 2017

 

Fraser Wilkin suggests 5 of the best places to ski in the Alps this July.

 

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How snow-sure and weatherproof is Val Cenis?

6 June 2017

 

Val Cenis is becoming increasingly popular. But how snow-sure and weather proof is it?

 

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Snow Reliability - Ski Resorts A-Z

Planning a ski trip? 

 

Here you'll find our comprehensive assessment of snow reliability in European and North American ski resorts.

 

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The snow quality equation

Rightly or wrongly, the quality of the snow (never mind the state of the weather) can make or break your holiday, particularly if it is your first time in a resort.  Here we explain the factors making up the "snow quality equation", which should allow you to make a more informed choice as to where and when you next hit the slopes.  

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Who got the most snow in North America in 2015-16?

The 2015-16 North American ski season was generally quite good in the west, but it was a very different story in the east...

 

Read our full review of the 2015-16 ski season and find out who got the most snow in North America

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Early season snow conditions in the Alps

14 June 2016

 

An early season ski holiday can sometimes be seen as a risky business, but is it really that much of a gamble?

 

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