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Lagunillas Ski Center Snow Report for 24 Jun 2018

Ski Chile

Lagunillas Ski Center Snow Report for 24 Jun 2018

Our Snow Report for Lagunillas Ski Center brings daily updates on the snow conditions, snow depths, piste and offpiste conditions and the number of open ski lifts. The latest Lagunillas Ski Center snow report shown below was updated on 24 Jun 2018. 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 Lagunillas Ski Center.

Lagunillas Ski Center Snow Report Issued: 24 Jun 2018

Season opens: 16 June 2018 | Season closes: 15 September 2018

Season open
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Most recent snowfallon 13 Jun 2018
Fresh snow depth:- cm

Fresh snow depth
Upper / Lower
Snow Depth, cm
15
5
TopNew Snow at Top: –
Good pisteOn pistePacked
PowderOff piste-
Resort runsResort runsclosed

Resort Ski Report:0 out of 3 Lifts open. 0 of 13 km of pistes open.

Eyeball snow report
  1. eyeball reporterSnow Forecast User Report: It is snowing steadily at El Colorado.
  2. eyeball reporterSnow Forecast User Report: Snowing at a moderate rate in El Colorado.
  3. eyeball reporterSnow Forecast User Report: Snowing at La Parva.
  4. eyeball reporterSnow Forecast User Report: Snowing in El Colorado.
  5. eyeball reporterSnow Forecast User Report: It is snowing steadily in La Parva.
  
*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)
Sun Mon Tue

(1896m — 2201m)

snow report today

0 km away

15
5
Packed 11 days ago
1
light snow
partly cloudy
clear
Mid station 2048 m
2300m 2700m 3050m

(2859m — 3669m)

snow report today

29 km away

80
45

Good

Powder
16 cm
today
10
2
moderate snow
partly cloudy
partly cloudy
Mid station 3264 m
2250m 2500m 2850m

(2548m — 3310m)

snow report yesterday

87 km away

75
50

Good

Varied
yesterday
3
2
light snow
partly cloudy
clear
Mid station 2929 m
2150m 2300m 2700m

(1647m — 2045m)

snow report today

479 km away

60
20
Packed 11 days ago
8
40
clear
snow showers
light snow
Mid station 1846 m
1750m 1400m 2000m

(1480m — 1960m)

snow report yesterday

663 km away

160
100

Good

Powder
16 cm
33 days ago
Another glorious day // 23 Jun
98
124
78
partly cloudy
light snow
heavy snow
Mid station 1720 m
1550m 1400m 2000m

Notes on the Lagunillas Ski Center Snow Report

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

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

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

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