Third Successive Weekend of Heavy Snowfall in the Alps

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Patrick Thorne

20 Nov 17

Third Successive Weekend of Heavy Snowfall in the Alps

Patrick Thorne

20 Nov 17

The third weekend of November was the third in a row to see heavy snowfall in the Alps with Sunday seeing the most significant snowfall in many areas.

Third Successive Weekend of Heavy Snowfall in the Alps

Resorts that had opened to start their 17-18 ski seasons on Saturday including Arosa in Switzerland and the Zugspitz glacier above Garmisch in Germany posted  ‘ powder alarms’ for 20cm/8 inches or more of fresh snow in 24 hours.

Here’s Cervinia:

#cervinia #valtournenche #cervinoskiparadise #uptothetop

Posted by Cervinia Valtournenche – Ski Paradise on Sunday, 19 November 2017

The heaviest snowfall reported was once again on Austrian glaciers with the Kitzsteinhorn near Kaprun reporting 50cm of fresh snow and the Dachtein glacier 60cm.

Lech posted the picture top yesterday.