Today in the Alps...
Updated: 10.15am Friday 16 March 2018 - Excellent snow conditions across most of the Alps
There are still a few showers across the eastern Alps this morning (snow 1200-1500m) but they will move away as the day progresses. Elsewhere in the Alps some good sunny breaks are developing, but these will set off a scattering of showers later in the day, especially in the west, with a little snow above 1100m... More
Latest snow report
15 March 2018
Snow conditions remain impressive across most of the Alps, but are more mixed across the pond…
Latest snow forecast
13 March 2018
The weather in the Alps remains unsettled with further snow expected on Thursday…
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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.