• The Chatel Snow Report

02/03/2019: Today's Updates... 5.50pm...


5.50pm:

Fresh snow for Chatel and the Portes du Soleil brought some lovely early morning conditions, despite the relatively modest quantities. It doesn't take much to freshen up the pistes and that was the case this morning on our trip to St. Jean. Early sunshine gave way to cloudier spells later in the morning and it became noticeably milder again this afternoon, with the snow turning much wetter on many pistes that we encountered.


In Chatel, our estimation for snowfall based on several reports, was that up to 15cm of fresh snow had fallen at 1800m.


This week is the last big holiday week of the season and there appears to be half of Belgium here, if the number of their distinctive red number plates is anything to go by...


Early morning at St. Jean d'Aulps.


5.55am:

Bonjour - the skies are clear this morning after the snowfall of yesterday afternoon and evening, with a temperature of -1c in the village. No further accumulations fell since our last update.


As we are travelling to St. Jean today, an update will be posted later in the day, but the forecast page is expected to be updated towards 6.30am this morning.




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