Whether the snow in the Alps?
Some Alpine Resorts at the Moment look much greener than it should at this time of year. Meanwhile, the European meteorologists report that the snow stable is located in high altitude, reports The Telegraph.
Non-Winter-warm weather is not permitted in many Resorts in Europe to make the artificial extension of snow-making ski slopes.
In the past year, according to experts, was one of the worst Starts to the Ski season, also because of the warm weather.
“When we have the Alps, usually with the snow is the Situation as bad as last year. Except that the accents are moved. A year ago there was more snow in the Southern Alps, but less in the North-Western part of the Region. The Problem this year is the fact that there was no evidence for a return weather to normal in the coming weeks,” said Fraser Уилкин, Website Editor weathertoski.co.uk.
According to his words, the great concern that many tourists during the Christmas week and in the time of the Christmas holidays, a massive surge on Ski Resorts, and the weak snow cover, can’t stand it.
Forecasters also pointed out that the forecast on the holidays for most regions are quite dark. However, Resorts on maximum heights, including Val-D’isère, Val Thorens and Zermatt, offer is still good skiing on the slopes.
In the words of Becky Horton, representative Resort of Tyrol, “the most ski resorts in Austria are already open”.
In the last few days in the Western part of the country was a snowfall that brought on local slopes up to 20 cm of snow. Good roles offered today in the regions of St. Anton am Arlberg, Sölden, Ischgl, Sölden, Obergurgl, Пицталь, he said.