Latest Season progress report

by Fraser Wilkin, 4 October 2019


Last month’s weather was relatively ‘normal’ in the Alps, with spells of warm sunshine interspersed with cooler, more unsettled interludes which brought a little high-altitude snow here and there.


The most significant snow fell in the eastern Alps (i.e. Austria) where the glaciers are now in reasonable shape. Further west, snowfall may have been lighter and more sporadic so far this Autumn but the situation here is also steadily improving.


Read our full season progress report for an update on
snow conditions in the Alps right now…

Grande Motte glacier, Tignes on 3 October 2019 – Weather to ski – Snow news, 4 October 2019 Snow cover has been improving on the Grande Motte glacier above Tignes in recent days but there is still no word on its postponed opening – Photo:, 3 October 2019