Alpine Skiing Conditions

Alpine Skiing Conditions

Useful links for alpine skiing conditions and weather research. Also check out the Alpine Guides Blog/Twitter/Facebook pages for skiing conditions postings from guides on the hill (in season).

Alpine Weather Forecasts

Chamonix Weather In English, updated twice per day.
French Weather Meteo France mountain forecasts.
Swiss Weather Meteo Swiss, with rain radars and 6 day forecasting.
Italian weather Italian national forecasts.
Aosta Weather Aosta valley 3 day forecast.
Piemont Weather Italy.
Swiss Rain Radar 24 hour model.
Meteo Blue Excellent weather maps and radars.
Synoptic Chart From the UK Met Office.
Snow Forecast Interactive snow maps.
Meteo Exploration Including snow maps.
Wepowder – powder forecast.
Ventusky – looks great!

Avalanche Forecasts

French Avalanche Service In French.
Swiss Avalanche Service In English.
Aosta Avalanche Bulletin In Italian.
Tirol Avalanche Bulletin In English.
Piemonte Avalanche Bulletin In Italian.
European Avalanche Services Rest of Europe.

Skiing Conditions and Tour Planning Excellent French ski touring forums.
Camptocamp French conds and >30dg maps.
Bergtour Best Swiss conds posts, in German.
Gulliver Italian conditions posts.
Swiss Snow Reports Every resort in Switzerland. >30dg maps for France.
Swisstopo Swiss ski maps free online.
Skitour Guru Low risk Swiss ski tours, based on current avalanche forecast.

Alpine Skiing Webcams

St Anton
La Grave
Val Gardena

Worldwide Webcams – Very Useful!

Uplift and Huts

Chamonix Uplift Lift opening status, timetable and prices.
Hellbronner Lift The new Skyway lift, Italian side of the MB massif.
CAF huts. French alpine club huts.
Mt Blanc Range Refuges CAF and private hut listings.
Swiss Huts Full info in English.
Italian Huts Full info in English.
Gite + Hut Search 4000 places around France.

Scandinavian  Snow + Weather Links

Norway Weather
Norwegian Avalanche Forecasts
Norwegian Mapping
Norwegian >30 Degree Maps – select your preferred background map
Norway Road Webcams
Norway Traffic Information – road closures etc
Iceland Avalanche Forecasts
Iceland Met Office
Swedish Avalanche Forecasts
Jetstream Forecast
Aurora Forecast

Mont Blanc Massif

Webcam panorama from summit of the Aiguille du Midi

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