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06/12/2019: Today's Updates...


4.10pm:

The updates from the models today have been a case of "steady as she goes" in terms of the potential for a significant snow event on Monday. We'll know a bit more during the evening once the 12z model runs have come out. Update to follow at some stage of the evening...


Photo from this morning's outing.




9.00am:

The signal for alot of precipitation on Monday remains this morning. The chart below is again from Arpege - remember - it is not the actual snow distribution which interests us on this chart - it is the signal for the potential for some large amounts of precipitation which is the interesting thing. In old money, there's the chance of a couple of inches of rain equivalent snowfall for some parts of the area - which brings the chance of a significant snow event.


Chart from www.meteociel.fr




8.05am:

The snow forecast has been posted at 8am. The overnight models continue to suggest that there is now a reasonable chance of a significant snowfall event for Monday.


6.45am:

Bonjour from Chatel - it’s another temperature inversion morning in Chatel with the colder temperatures in the valley (-3c), whereas parts of the upper village are closer to 0c.

Today's forecast link will be posted at about 8am at... http://www.chatelweb.com/chatel_snow_forecast.php

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