Up to 270 cm of fresh snow in the French Alps


By meteomorris on 12 December 2017 · 1

Bardonecchia
Bardonecchia

A super winter storm brought huge snowfalls to the French Alps, the Italian Piemonte and the Italian Aosta valley. With a record 270 cm of snow that came down at 2100 meters in the French resort of Pelvoux according to local autorities. Roads are closed at the moment but once this snowpack has settled the conditions will be perfect.

Pelvoux((c) Neige et Roc)
Pelvoux((c) Neige et Roc)

Alpe d'Huez
Alpe d'Huez

Nevache ((c)ESF Nevache)
Nevache ((c)ESF Nevache)

Nevache
Nevache

Puy Saint Vincent ((c)ESF Puy Saint Vincent)
Puy Saint Vincent ((c)ESF Puy Saint Vincent)

Aoste valley
Aoste valley

Val Cenis ((c) Office Tourisme Val Cenis)
Val Cenis ((c) Office Tourisme Val Cenis)

Serre Chevalier ((c) Pierre Delery)
Serre Chevalier ((c) Pierre Delery)

The Col de Lautaret is closed at the moment ((c) Joss Bonnabel)
The Col de Lautaret is closed at the moment ((c) Joss Bonnabel)

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  • Chester_Tartsnatcher
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    Chester_Tartsnatcher op 12 December 2017 · 13:50
    Looks like I'm headed to that little village by the Romanche come mid January.

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