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Corralco Mountain & Ski Resort Snow Report for 22 Jul 2016

  • Weather Forecast for Corralco Mountain & Ski Resort at  m altitude issued: 7 am25 Jul 2016 (local time)  
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Corralco Mountain & Ski Resort Snow Report for 22 Jul 2016

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Our Snow Report for Corralco Mountain & Ski Resort brings daily updates on the snow conditions, snow depths, piste and offpiste conditions and the number of open ski lifts. The latest Corralco Mountain & Ski Resort snow report shown below was updated on 22 Jul 2016. Snow Reports are provided regularly throughout the ski season courtesy of our own network of ski resort managers, the Skiclub of Great Britain and Skiresort Service International GmbH. In addition to the current report on ski conditions, we also provide webcams (including a 4 week cam archive), current live observations from nearby weather stations and also historical snow data for Corralco Mountain & Ski Resort.

Corralco Mountain & Ski Resort Snow Report Issued: 22 Jul 2016

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Most recent snowfallon 22 Jul 2016
Fresh snow depth:20cm

Fresh snow depth
Upper / Lower
Snow Depth, cm
205
90
BottomNew Snow in Resort: –
Good pisteon-piste Excellent
PowderOff piste Fresh
Resort runsResort runsOpen

Resort Ski Report:6 out of 6Lifts open.Tal como estaba proyectado. Continúan las nevadas en Corralco. Carretera internacional y ruta al volcán despejadas y transitables, todos los andariveles operando. Temporada 2016 asegurada!!

Corralco Mountain & Ski Resort Snow Conditions:Excellent on and off piste conditions

Reported Weather Conditions:Fair,It's snowing, the week ahead looks good,Temperature: 0°C

  
*User Snow Reports: these can only be submitted by registered users. If you would like to submit user snow reports, or become a resort manager to make more in-depth updates to this resort's information, please contact us.

Snow Reports for Nearby Resorts

Bottom Mid Top
Resort Webcam Top
snow depth
top and bottom
Good piste
on-piste
Powder
off-piste
Fresh snow depth
last snow
Fresh snow depth
next 9 days
0–3 | 3–6 | 6–9
snow (cm)
Weather Next 3 days weather forecast.
Freezing level (m)
Mon Tue Wed

(1647m — 2045m)

snow report today

73 km away

60
50
Packed 8 days ago
9
8
15
light snow
clear
clear
Mid station 1846 m
1550m 1600m 1950m

(1480m — 1960m)

snow report 2 days ago

118 km away

125
90

Good

Varied
14 cm
3 days ago
10
39
45
light snow
clear
partly cloudy
Mid station 1720 m
1450m 1900m 2300m

(1540m — 2400m)

snow report today

171 km away

60
50

Good

Varied
20 cm
11 days ago
12
17
49
light snow
clear
clear
Mid station 1970 m
1700m 2350m 2850m

(1251m — 1981m)

snow report today

204 km away

40
8

Good
Limited
5 cm
6 days ago
8
12
9
light snow
clear
light snow
Mid station 1616 m
1350m 1000m 1150m

(1236m — 1700m)

snow report today

261 km away

65
10
Packed 7 days ago
5
49
30
light snow
clear
light snow
Mid station 1468 m
1250m 1500m 1700m

Notes on the Corralco Mountain & Ski Resort Snow Report

The snow report describes the piste and off-piste ski conditions at Corralco Mountain & Ski Resort. You can submit an updated snow report here. Piste and off-piste are often different so we ask snow reporters to describe Corralco Mountain & Ski Resort piste and off-piste conditions separately. If these details are missing from the Corralco Mountain & Ski Resort snow report, you can predict off-piste conditions using the snow depth, the date of the most recent snowfall at Corralco Mountain & Ski Resort, the Corralco Mountain & Ski Resort weather report and the forecast.

Members can check the hindcast for a timeline of Corralco Mountain & Ski Resort weather conditions. This detailed weather log makes it easy to predict snow conditions at Corralco Mountain & Ski Resort, even when the snow report is too old to be useful. The hindcast shows when our weather model last predicted snowfall at Corralco Mountain & Ski Resort. It shows how much snow we think fell then, and the way freezing level, wind and weather have varied through time. You will be able to predict whether to expect off-piste powder, slush, spring snow, ice or wind crust.

If you see a report of powder or fresh snow conditions several days after snow last fell, there is usually a good reason. At crowded ski resorts, off-piste new snow will be tracked out within hours of a fresh fall but wherever crowds are light in relation to the accessible terrain, it will be possible to stay fresh much later, perhaps several days later. Alternatively, strong winds sometimes redistribute powder snow enough to cover old tracks, or it may simply be that the ski area was not fully open for some period after the snow fell, so fresh snow that fell a while ago has remained un-tracked until this report.

Whenever weather conditions change, Corralco Mountain & Ski Resort snow conditions will change too, so it is important to check the time and date of the Corralco Mountain & Ski Resort snow report and to guess what effect the weather will have had on snow quality between then and now. For example, the Corralco Mountain & Ski Resort snow report on Friday afternoon may indicate fresh powder but if Friday night is mild and rainy then ski conditions will be very poor on Saturday morning. Conversely, if the weather stays stable and cold, the same snow report can be valid for more than a week. We advise that you check the Corralco Mountain & Ski Resort snow forecast to see if conditions are likely to change before your visit.

Many skiers enjoy moguls and fast icy pistes but for off-piste skiers and free-ride snowboarders, fresh snow starts to deteriorate from the moment it settles. Wind, rain and periods of above-freezing temperature are the primary cause of the evolution from fresh powder to windslab, ice or slush. High altitude slopes that are shaded from the sun and sheltered from the wind preserve powder stashes longer after fresh snowfall. If the snow report mentions pockets of powder at Corralco Mountain & Ski Resort, study the Corralco Mountain & Ski Resort piste map in relation to the wind direction to determine the most likely locations.

We stress the importance of checking the date on the Corralco Mountain & Ski Resort snow report particularly around weekends. For example, the snow report for Corralco Mountain & Ski Resort on Friday may indicate powder after recent snowfall but following a sunny and busy weekend, when the locals hit the mountains en masse, the ski conditions (at any resort) can deteriorate rapidly and late arrivals may see very different ski conditions. Of course some people look for deteriorating conditions in the snow report for the likely development of mogul fields but for powder lovers and particularly snowboarders this can mean tracked out off-piste snow. Of course, this doesn’t always happen quickly after fresh snowfall particularly at quiet South facing resorts at high altitude where genuine powder stashes may be found days or even weeks later. It is worth checking the piste map for Corralco Mountain & Ski Resort (found in menu above) for the location of favourable slopes that may be described in the "Corralco Mountain & Ski Resort Snow Conditions" part of the snow report. In addition to checking the Corralco Mountain & Ski Resort snow report we recommend that you check the snow forecasts found in the menu at the top of the page along with our ski resort guide.