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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
24 Jul 2014 13:30
 
Good skiing on well groomed pistes
Snowfall:
Last snowed 20 Jul 2014
Fresh snow 8cm
Last 7 days 8cm
Next 9 days 0cm
Depths:
Upper piste depth 180cm
Lower piste depth 0cm
Snow conditions:
Piste quality Wet
Resort runs Closed
Off piste snow Varied
Lifts:
Lifts open 6 out of 79
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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
 
Heavy rain (total 42.0mm), heaviest during Fri night. Very mild (max 10°C on Sun afternoon, min 5°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.
Thursday 24 July 2014

The mild temperatures have brought rain

Saturday 26 July 2014
Rain showers

0cm snow expected

8°C max temp

Sunday 27 July 2014
Rain showers

0cm snow expected

10°C max temp

Monday 28 July 2014
Moderate rain

0cm snow expected

7°C max temp

Snow overview for France
Thursday 24 July 2014

Les Deux Alpes (235cm) and Tignes (180cm) were both wet and rainy on Thursday 24th July. Good skiing can still be enjoyed though as recent snow falls have strengthened up the pistes in both resorts. The off piste is varied but the well groomed pistes are providing excellent skiing conditions.

The clouds are expected to remain over the weekend but there is a good chance of snow fall on Friday and Saturday afternoon and in each evening. The forecast then indicates sunshine for Sunday 27th July.

Val D’isere has snow closed for the summer season.

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Martyn Waller
Posted: 29/03/14
Cracking resort!
Overall rating: 5 stars
Martyn Waller
Visited: March 2014

I love the Espace Killy ski area and have skied it quite a lot, however, this time was the 1st time making use of the SCGB Leader service. I was in Tignes for 2 weeks and skied with 3 Leaders over the course of my stay and they each took me to areas I had not skied before and thanks to their in depth knowledge of the resort we had some great skiing despite challenging conditions. Thanks to David Morgan, Gary Hickman and Gerry Aitken for a cracking time! Even with my good knowledge of the resort I would not have had such good skiing as I did with those guys, their knowledge of the resort and not forgetting the other members!

Tignes has something for everyone, although beginners may struggle a little. The ski area is vast, especially when you take advantage of the wider Espace Killy. It's high altitude means there is always good snow to be found even when nearby resorts may be suffering and if you take advantage of the Leaders service you'll be taken to the best of the best.

The lift system is very good and due to the multiple lifts out of resort you can always get up and skiing quickly and easily.

The free bus service around the resort is superb and gives easy access betwen the main areas of Val Claret, Le Lac and Lavache til late at night. There is a wide range of bars and restaurants so off the piste the "something for everyone" theme continues.

I've stayed in Val D'Isere mainly before but think it will be Tjgnes for me in the future.

This time we stayed in a very basic apartment by private arranegment so I have opted not to rate accommodation as we opted for basic and that is what we got. Tignes has a wide range of accomodation available to suit most budgets

Slopes:
5 stars
Eating:
5 stars
Apres:
4 stars
Value for money:
4 stars
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