Fresh Snow But High Avalanche Risk in the Alps

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Thursday, 5th April, 2018

[b]There has been lots more fresh snow in the Alps over the past 48 hours, still building on bases that are at 'historic highs' of up to 7 metres.

The Swiss side of the Portes du Soleil reported 25cm more snow in the past 24 hours, Bormio in Italy 30cm (a foot) and Morzine 40cm (16 inches). The Swiss area of Les Marecottes (pictured above) claimed the biggest total snowfall since Wednesday of 46cm. It closes for the season this Sunday.

(via J2ski)

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