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La Villa (Alta Badia) Snow Report for 3 Oct 2019

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La Villa (Alta Badia) Snow Report for 3 Oct 2019

Our Snow Report for La Villa (Alta Badia) brings daily updates on the snow conditions, snow depths, piste and offpiste conditions and the number of open ski lifts. The latest La Villa (Alta Badia) snow report shown below was updated on 3 Oct 2019. 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 La Villa (Alta Badia).

La Villa (Alta Badia) Snow Report Issued: 3 Oct 2019

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Most recent snowfallon 3 Oct 2019
Fresh snow depth:2 cm

Fresh snow depth
Upper / Lower
Snow Depth, cm
TopNew Snow at Top:  –
Good pisteOn piste-
PowderOff piste-
Resort runsResort runs-

Resort Ski Report:0 out of 10 Lifts open. Our model predicted that 2cm (0.8 inches) of snow fell over 12 hours between Wednesday 02 of October at 8PM and Thursday 03 of October at 8AM CEST at the mid mountain level. Compacted depth will be less.

  
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*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

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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
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Weather Next 3 days weather forecast.
Freezing level (m)
Tue Wed Thu

(1500m — 3250m)

snow report yesterday

56 km away

Hintertux webcam
45
Packed powder or groomed snow 1 cm
6 days ago
5
partly cloudy
clear
partly cloudy
Mid station 2375 m
3750m 3850m 3550m

(1700m — 3201m)

snow report yesterday

78 km away

Stubai Glacier webcam
5
Packed powder or groomed snow 2 cm
6 days ago
7
partly cloudy
clear
partly cloudy
Mid station 2450 m
3700m 3800m 3500m

(2000m — 3200m)

snow report yesterday

78 km away

Val Senales (Schnalstal) webcam
20
Packed powder or groomed snow 1 cm
3 days ago
3
partly cloudy
partly cloudy
partly cloudy
Mid station 2600 m
3550m 3600m 3300m

(1370m — 3250m)

snow report yesterday

82 km away

Sölden webcam
75
Packed powder or groomed snow 8 cm
12 days ago
4
partly cloudy
partly cloudy
partly cloudy
Mid station 2310 m
3700m 3850m 3500m

(1740m — 3440m)

snow report yesterday

98 km away

45
15
Packed powder or groomed snow 2 cm
6 days ago
7
partly cloudy
clear
partly cloudy
Mid station 2590 m
3700m 3900m 3550m

Notes on the La Villa (Alta Badia) Snow Report

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

Members can check the hindcast for a timeline of La Villa (Alta Badia) weather conditions. This detailed weather log makes it easy to predict snow conditions at La Villa (Alta Badia), even when the snow report is too old to be useful. The hindcast shows when our weather model last predicted snowfall at La Villa (Alta Badia). 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, La Villa (Alta Badia) snow conditions will change too, so it is important to check the time and date of the La Villa (Alta Badia) snow report and to guess what effect the weather will have had on snow quality between then and now. For example, the La Villa (Alta Badia) 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 La Villa (Alta Badia) 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 La Villa (Alta Badia), study the La Villa (Alta Badia) piste map in relation to the wind direction to determine the most likely locations.

We stress the importance of checking the date on the La Villa (Alta Badia) snow report particularly around weekends. For example, the snow report for La Villa (Alta Badia) 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 North 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 La Villa (Alta Badia) (found in menu above) for the location of favourable slopes that may be described in the "La Villa (Alta Badia) Snow Conditions" part of the snow report. In addition to checking the La Villa (Alta Badia) 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.