Les 2 Alpes ↑31° ↓22° Forecast:   13" Base:   28"
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Today's Forecast
↑31° ↓22°
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  • Dewpoint↓29° / ↑19°
  • Humidity↓85% / ↑99%
  • Regional Forecasted Snow13"
  • Regional Snow Depth28"
Cloudy throughout the day.
Snowfall forecasted to be 6 to 9 inches in the early morning followed by another 2 to 3 inches before noon and 2 to 3 inches in the afternoon, then another 3 to 5 inches later into the evening.
Potential Precip: 0.43 to 2.13 inches
Winds NW 6 to 15 mph through the morning becoming variable at 1 to 8 mph later into the evening with gusts up to 19 mph. Expected wind chill to be between 11 to 16 degrees throughout the day.
Daily Freezing Level In Feet
Saturday the 16th
↑22° ↓17°
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  • Dewpoint↓22° / ↑16°
  • Humidity↓94% / ↑99%
  • Regional Forecasted Snow10"
  • Regional Snow Depth34"
Cloudy throughout the day.
Snowfall forecasted to be 6 to 9 inches in the early morning, then another 2 to 3 inches before noon and 1 to 2 inches in the afternoon followed by another skiff in the evening.
Potential Precip: 0.22 to 1.1 inches
Winds 8 to 19 mph through the morning becoming 7 to 16 mph later into the evening with gusts up to 24 mph. Expected wind chill to be between 2 to 15 degrees throughout the day.
Daily Freezing Level In Feet
Sunday the 17th
↑19° ↓15°
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  • Dewpoint↓18° / ↑3°
  • Humidity↓61% / ↑98%
  • Regional Forecasted Snow1"
  • Regional Snow Depth34"
Cloudy becoming mostly cloudy through the morning, and then mostly cloudy becoming mostly clear with a few clouds into the evening.
Snowfall forecasted to be a skiff in the early morning, then another trace amount before noon.
Potential Precip: 0.02 to 0.08 inches
Winds N 5 to 14 mph through the morning shifting to NE 5 to 14 mph later into the evening with gusts up to 18 mph. Expected wind chill to be between -1 to 5 degrees throughout the day.
Daily Freezing Level In Feet
Monday the 18th
↑28° ↓18°
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  • Dewpoint↓26° / ↑2°
  • Humidity↓53% / ↑99%
  • Regional Forecasted Snow3"
  • Regional Snow Depth34"
Mostly cloudy becoming cloudy through the morning, and then cloudy becoming mostly cloudy into the evening.
Snowfall forecasted to be a dusting before noon and 3 to 5 inches in the afternoon followed by another trace amount into the evening.
Potential Precip: 0.1 to 0.5 inches
Winds 9 to 20 mph through the morning becoming NE 6 to 15 mph later into the evening with gusts up to 30 mph. Expected wind chill to be between 4 to 14 degrees throughout the day.
Daily Freezing Level In Feet
Tuesday the 19th
↑28° ↓21°
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  • Dewpoint↓18° / ↑6°
  • Humidity↓47% / ↑79%
  • Regional Forecasted Snow0"
  • Regional Snow Depth34"
Partly cloudy becoming clear through the morning, and then mostly clear with a few clouds becoming clear into the evening.
No snow throughout the day.
None expected throughout the day.
Winds variable at 2 to 9 mph through the morning becoming variable at 3 to 10 mph later into the evening with gusts up to 16 mph. Wind chill expected to be between 8 to 18 degrees throughout the day.
Daily Freezing Level In Feet
Wednesday the 20th
↑35° ↓25°
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  • Dewpoint↓18° / ↑6°
  • Humidity↓40% / ↑54%
  • Regional Forecasted Snow0"
  • Regional Snow Depth32"
Partly cloudy becoming clear through the morning, and then clear becoming mostly cloudy into the evening.
None expected.
None expected throughout the day.
Winds. Wind chill expected to be between 14 to 26 degrees throughout the day.
Daily Freezing Level In Feet
  • Last Update12 Dec @ 07:12
  • Snow Last 24hrs0"
  • Snow Past 48 hrs0"
  • Season Total1"
  • Average Base Depth18 to 24"
  • Today's Snow Potential13"
Comments
1in, past 72 hours. Snow surface is loose granular
  • High Lift Elevation1,854ft
  • Base Elevation591ft
  • Vertical Drop1,263ft
  • Longest Trail2060 meters
  • Trails19 of 141
  • Lifts1 of 9
  • Acreage0 of 450 ( 13% )
  • Night Skiing1 lifts/1 trails open
Other Info
  • Additional ReportsNone Available
Le Glacier - Dome Sud
Le Glacier - Dome Sud
Le Glacier - Restaurant   3,200m
Le Glacier - Restaurant 3,200m
Bellecombe
Bellecombe
Bas Des Pistes
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  • Country: France
European Short and Extended Range Outlook
December 01, 2017

(Please email chris@snowforecast.com and let me know what you would like to see in this discussion)

This forecast primarily covers the Alps (France, Italy, Switzerland, Austria)

Friday (1st) -LOW PRESSURE + snow + cold... Low pressure is dominant over the Alps region, with snow and cold expected for all areas. By Friday night the system is dropping south into Italy, with snow favoring Austria and Italy plus southern Switzerland, and increasingly fair weather expected across France and Switzerland (north), Germany as well.

Saturday and Sunday (2nd-3rd), through next Wednesday (6th) - High pressure ridging aloft builds in, with fair weather and mostly sunny skies. This pattern holds through next Wednesday.

LONGER RANGE OUTLOOK

Thursday through Saturday (7th-9th), through next Wednesday - Strong low pressure moves through with more cold air and expected snowfall, some significant.

Sunday through mid-December (10th-xx) - Low pressure systems and snow continue, with some stronger storms and bigger snowfalls expected as this pattern becomes more dominant. CM

Expanded Outlook

Friday
↑31° / ↓22°
iconWinds: NW 6 to 15 mph, then variable 1 to 8 mph
iconForecast Snow: 13"
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AM

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↑31° / ↓26°
Sky
Cloudy through the morning.
Snow
Expected snowfall to be 6 to 9 inches in the early morning followed by another 2 to 3 inches before noon.
Precipitation
Potential Precip: 0.31 to 1.55 inches
Winds
Morning winds NW 6 to 15 mph with gusts up to 19 mph. Expected wind chill to be between 13 to 16 degrees through the morning.

PM

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↑26° / ↓22°
Sky
Overcast through the afternoon and evening.
Snow
Snowfall forecasted to be 2 to 3 inches in the afternoon, then another 3 to 5 inches in the evening.
Precipitation
Potential Precip: 0.11 to 0.55 inches
Winds
Afternoon winds variable at 1 to 8 mph. Expected wind chill to be between 11 to 13 degrees into the evening.
Hourly Temperatures at 5,445ft
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Saturday
↑22° / ↓17°
iconWinds: 8 to 19 mph, then 7 to 16 mph
iconForecast Snow: 10"
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AM

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↑22° / ↓20°
Sky
Cloudy before noon.
Snow
Snowfall forecasted to be 6 to 9 inches in the early morning, then another 2 to 3 inches before noon.
Precipitation
Potential Precip: 0.19 to 0.93 inches
Winds
Morning winds 8 to 19 mph with gusts up to 24 mph. Expected wind chill to be between 3 to 15 degrees through the morning.

PM

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↑22° / ↓17°
Sky
Overcast through the afternoon and evening.
Snow
Expected snowfall to be 1 to 2 inches in the afternoon followed by another trace amount into the evening.
Precipitation
Potential Precip: 0.03 to 0.15 inches
Winds
Afternoon winds 7 to 16 mph with gusts up to 20 mph. Expected wind chill to be between 2 to 6 degrees into the evening.
Hourly Temperatures at 5,445ft
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Sunday
↑19° / ↓15°
iconWinds: N 5 to 14 mph, then NE 5 to 14 mph
iconForecast Snow: 1"
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AM

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↑18° / ↓15°
Sky
Overcast becoming mostly cloudy before noon.
Snow
Expected snowfall to be a dusting in the early morning followed by another dusting before noon.
Precipitation
Potential Precip: 0.02 to 0.08 inches
Winds
Morning winds N 5 to 14 mph with gusts up to 16 mph. Expected wind chill to be between -1 to 4 degrees through the morning.

PM

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↑19° / ↓15°
Sky
Mostly cloudy becoming mostly clear with a few clouds into the evening.
Snow
None expected.
Precipitation
Potential Precip: trace amount
Winds
Afternoon winds NE 5 to 14 mph with gusts up to 18 mph. Wind chill expected to be between 0 to 5 degrees into the evening.
Hourly Temperatures at 5,445ft
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Monday
↑28° / ↓18°
iconWinds: 9 to 20 mph, then NE 6 to 15 mph
iconForecast Snow: 3"
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AM

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↑28° / ↓18°
Sky
Mostly cloudy becoming cloudy before noon.
Snow
Snowfall expected to be a trace before noon.
Precipitation
Potential Precip: 0.01 to 0.03 inches
Winds
Morning winds 9 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph. Expected wind chill to be between 4 to 14 degrees through the morning.

PM

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↑28° / ↓22°
Sky
Cloudy becoming mostly cloudy into the evening.
Snow
Snowfall forecasted to be 3 to 5 inches in the afternoon, then another skiff into the evening.
Precipitation
Potential Precip: 0.1 to 0.5 inches
Winds
Afternoon winds NE 6 to 15 mph with gusts up to 17 mph. Wind chill expected to be between 8 to 14 degrees into the evening.
Hourly Temperatures at 5,445ft
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Tuesday
↑28° / ↓21°
iconWinds: variable 2 to 9 mph, then variable 3 to 10 mph
iconForecast Snow: 0"
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AM

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↑27° / ↓21°
Sky
Partly cloudy becoming clear before noon.
Snow
No snow.
Precipitation
No precipitation expected through the morning.
Winds
Morning winds variable at 2 to 9 mph. Expected wind chill to be between 8 to 17 degrees through the morning.

PM

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↑28° / ↓24°
Sky
Mostly clear with a few clouds becoming clear through the afternoon and evening.
Snow
None expected.
Precipitation
None expected.
Winds
Afternoon winds variable at 3 to 10 mph. Wind chill expected to be between 10 to 18 degrees into the evening.
Hourly Temperatures at 5,445ft
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Wednesday
↑35° / ↓25°
iconWinds: variable to mph, then variable to mph
iconForecast Snow: 0"
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AM

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↑35° / ↓25°
Sky
Partly cloudy becoming clear through the morning.
Snow
No snow.
Precipitation
No precipitation expected.
Winds
Morning winds variable at to 8 mph. Wind chill expected to be between 14 to 26 degrees through the morning.

PM

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↑34° / ↓32°
Sky
Clear becoming mostly cloudy through the afternoon and evening.
Snow
None expected.
Precipitation
None expected.
Winds
Afternoon winds variable at to 8 mph. Wind chill expected to be between 21 to 25 degrees into the evening.
Hourly Temperatures at 5,445ft
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