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Snow report glossary

Snow and weather data can vary depending on many factors. The data we provide gives you an indication of the conditions you can expect but, as conditions can vary so widely, the data is not a guarantee of the conditions at this resort. Weather data comes from our detailed weather forecast.
Last snowed
The date of the last snowfall.
Fresh snow
The depth of the last snowfall.
Last 7 days
The total snowfall reported over the last 7 days.
Next 9 days
The total amount of fresh snow predicted at mid-mountain level from our detailed 9 day forecast.
Upper piste depth
An indication of the snow depth on the upper prepared slopes.
Lower piste depth
An indication of the snow depth on the lower prepared slopes.
Piste quality
An indication of the general piste conditions on the open pistes.
Resort runs
An indication of the conditions on the lower, open runs back into the resort base.
Off piste snow
An indication of the general off piste conditions.
Lifts open
An indication of the number of lifts that are open out of the total number of lifts possible in this resort/ski area.
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Snow report
19 Dec 2014 13:13
 
Resort not yet open
Snowfall:
Last snowed 16 Dec 2014
Fresh snow 5cm
Last 7 days 5cm
Next 9 days 46cm
Depths:
Upper piste depth 30cm
Lower piste depth 0cm
Snow conditions:
Upper pistes Closed
Resort runs Closed
Off piste snow Limited
Lifts:
Lifts open 0 out of 20
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Weather forecast glossary

Snow and weather data can vary depending on many factors. The data we provide gives you an indication of the conditions you can expect but, as conditions can vary so widely, the data is not a guarantee of the conditions at this resort. Weather data comes from our detailed weather forecast.
Weather
The predicted weather for the afternoon period at mid-mountain level.
Snow expected
The predicted amount of snow.
Maximum temperature
The predicted maximum temperature for the afternoon period at mid-mountain level.
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Snow & weather forecast
 
Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 7°C on Tue morning, min -2°C on Sun morning). Wind will be generally light.
Friday 19 December 2014

Predominantly sunny with cloudy spells

Sunday 21 December 2014
Clear

0cm snow expected

1°C max temp

Monday 22 December 2014
Clear

0cm snow expected

5°C max temp

Tuesday 23 December 2014
Clear

0cm snow expected

6°C max temp

Snow overview for Italy
Thursday 18 December 2014

There was a mixture of weather seen across Italy on Thursday 18th December. Some resorts experienced sunshine and clouds whereas others had light rainfall. There is a warm weather front in Europe at the moment and it has recently hit Italy, which even saw some high resorts such as Val Senales (5/260cm) experience light rainfall.

There is a still lot of good riding available in Italy despite recent weather. The Presena Glacier (40/350cm) has an excellent base depth and on Thursday there were 20 lifts in operation. The weather was a mixture of sunshine and cloud with a mid-mountain temperature of around 2C.

Cesena, Courmayeur, Claviere and Macugnaga are all still closed until snow conditions improve.

If you are heading out to any of our featured Italian resorts this weekend you can expect much brighter skies, there should be a few spots of cloud but on the whole it’ll be fairly sunny. The temperature looks as though it will drop and hover around zero before rising at the start of the new week, however come Christmas time a cold front will settle in, which will reduce temperatures significantly and could bring fresh snow.

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Alex Miller
Posted: 14/12/14
Off piste - Alex Miller
Overall rating: 3 stars
Alex Miller
Visited: March 2014

I go regularly for the odd day from the French side. Nobody has mentioned the long off piste runs from the top. These are superb in good conditions, and in less good snow or visibility conditions challenged my limited ability considerably. There are some other possibilites through the trees mainly from the top of Plan de la Gabba, otherwise it is mainly boulevard skiing (pleasant enough).
1. Cresta di Youla down right back to Zerotta, choice of two big gullies lower down, then poling or skating along cross country tracks. Can also traverse round the back into this bowl from Crestas d'Arp
2. Cresta di Arp traverse left to col then down left to Dolonne. Route back to piste hard to find and steep descent, easier to carry on down to town and short walk.
3. Cresta d'Arp down Val di Youla to La Balme in Val di la Thuile. Get bus (coming from La Thuile) back to Dolonne. A little expedition. If sunny, better to stay up on right hand side of valley..

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