It maybe March but that isn’t stopping the snow! Powder alarms have sounded off at numerous big-name resorts this week, particularly in the French and Austrian Alps.
Over the last 7 days: 70cm in St. Anton am Arlberg, 52cm in Val Thorens, 50cm in Lech-Zuers and Solden, 44cm in Val d’Isere, 38cm in Tignes, Alpe d’Huez and Flaine, 35cm in Chamonix, 30cm in Morzine, 28cm in Laax and Courchevel, 25cm in Avoriaz, Mayrhofen and Adelboden, 22cm in Engelberg, and 20cm in Kitzbuehel, Meribel, Grindelwald, Verbier, Davos-Klosters and Cervinia-Breuil. There was also 20cm of fresh snow on Wednesday for Andorran resorts. See full 7-day Europe snow report.
Some of the best skiing conditions in Europe right now can be found in Flaine (135-240cm), Chamonix (20-210cm), Val Thorens (145-230cm), Val d’Isere (113-175cm), Tignes (113-175cm), Alpe d’Huez (109-200cm), Avoriaz (195-320cm), Davos-Klosters (61-195cm), Adelboden (39-130cm), Grindelwald (35-125cm), Murren (105-240cm), St. Anton (55-290cm), Lech-Zuers (115-230cm) and Kitzbuehel (20-109cm).
Snow forecast: No new snow is forecast for the Alps or the Pyrenees over the weekend, instead it’s blue skies and beautiful sunbathing weather. Temperatures are expected to rise over the next week.
There is snow forecast for Bulgarian resorts over the next 3 days with the majority of the snow falling Sat. March 7th: 47cm for Pamporovo, 18cm for Borovets and Vitosha, and 15cm for Bansko.