• The Chatel Snow Report

14/02/2019: Today's Updates... 6.15pm...


High pressure is expected to dominate the Chatel weather for quite some time and if anything is to go by, visitors should be treated to some really wonderful weather, with warm spring-like sunshine and plentiful snow. The snow conditions will be spring-like on the sunny aspect slopes, with generally excellent snow preservation on the shaded slopes.

Today was a touch warmer than yesterday, with some great conditions. Below is a photo from the Stade at Linga, where from Wednesday to Friday you can take part in timed races against the clock in slalom and GS. A couple of top racers open the race and set the time, with participants then graded according to how close the the openers time they can get.

These are open to all age groups, but are particularly popular with the youngsters. Details and entry are at the ESF office in Chatel.

Plentiful amounts of sun cream will be required over the coming days...

Beautiful weather for the Fleche & Chamois races today.


Bonjour - it is another clear start to the day here in Chatel with a temperature inversion bringing temperatures close to -5c just below the village.

Updates will appear on this page today and the forecast page is expected to be updated

towards 7.45am this morning.

How you can help this season... you will notice on some pages that there is a PayPal tip/donation box, eg on the "About Us" page, where you can send us a tip, if you like what we are doing. There is no obligation to do so, but any donations will help the running costs of this site during the winter season. The more people who help, the better we can make this site.

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Update: 1.30pm: Overnight snowfall brought up to 6cm to the village - with less on other surfaces and alot of it has now thawed at this elevation. It was interesting to see more snow a few miles away