Today in the Alps...

Updated: 4.00pm Wednesday 17 April 2019 – Back to full spring mode…


Weathertoski is currently in Tignes and skiing with Snoworks. Today was much sunnier than yesterday and, with afternoon freezing levels at around 2600m, meaning that the freeze-thaw cycle was much more pronounced. For the snow to stay firm and grippy all day long, you would have to have been on north-facing slopes above about 2500m... Read more

Tignes, France – Weather to ski – Today in the Alps, 17 April 2019 Great spring skiing today in Tignes – 17 April 2019 – Photo:

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