Veysonnaz-Printse Snow Report:

The Veysonnaz-Printse snow report is: 51 out of 82 Lifts open. 240 of 412 km of pistes open.2 out of 2 runs to resort are open. Reported Weather Conditions: Heavy Snow, Temperature: -16°C.


Fresh Snow Depth:

Long Snow History
10cm
Wed 26 Feb
Origin:Report Origin

Last significant snowfall:

Ankle
10cm
Wed 26 Feb
Origin:Report Origin

Veysonnaz-Printse snow depths: updated 26 February 2020

Mountain
Upper snow depth:
150cm
Lower snow depth:
30cm

Veysonnaz-Printse resort conditions:

Our Snow Report for Veysonnaz-Printse brings daily updates on the snow conditions, snow depths, piste and offpiste conditions and the number of open ski lifts. The latest Veysonnaz-Printse snow report shown below was updated on 26 Feb 2020. 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 Veysonnaz-Printse.

Last snowfall:

7cm
Feb 19
1cm
Feb 21
2cm
Feb 25
10cm
Feb 26

Resort report:

Conditions piste
Piste condition:
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Conditions off piste
Off Piste condition:
Powder
Next snowfall
Next snowfall:
9cm Fri 28 Feb (AM)
Next significant snowfall
Next significant snowfall:
9cm Fri 28 Feb (AM)
Lift
Lifts open:
51 out of 82
Conditions runs
Resort runs:
Open

Veysonnaz-Printse snow conditions

  • 0
    Bluebird Powder Days
  • 2
    Powder Days
  • 3
    Bluebird Days

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Latest snow reports near Veysonnaz-Printse:

  • 14 km away from Veysonnaz-Printse

    3 minute ago
    Is it snowing?

    Snowing in Verbier. from Verbier

  • 38 km away from Veysonnaz-Printse

    1 hour ago
    weather station observation

    Intermittent light snow reported from Pian Rosa Mountain Top Airport at 3488 metres elevation 5 kms E of Breuil-Cervinia Valtournenche Ski Resort from Breuil-Cervinia Valtournenche

  • 39 km away from Veysonnaz-Printse

    2 hour ago
    Is it snowing?

    There is heavy snow falling in Chatel. from Chatel

  • 43 km away from Veysonnaz-Printse

    4 hour ago
    Is it snowing?

    It is snowing heavily in Avoriaz. from Avoriaz

  • 43 km away from Veysonnaz-Printse

    17 hour ago
    Eyeball reporter

    Wind blown conditions on exposed slopes. Strong winds at altitude. from La Chapelle d'Abondance

Veysonnaz-Printse Snow Depths:

Recorded snow depths for the upper and lower slopes in Veysonnaz-Printse 2019 - 2020. The long term average for the upper slopes is also shown for comparison.

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Snow reports for resorts near Veysonnaz-Printse

Find the best conditions for skiing and snowboarding near Veysonnaz-Printse using our Snowfinder page.

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Snow Depth
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30cm
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Lower
105cm
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Piste State
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Powder
Piste
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Powder
Last Snow
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19cm
41cm
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42cm
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41cm
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Weather
Thu
light snow
Fri
partially cloudy
Sat
partially cloudy
Mid station 2978m
Thu
light snow
Fri
partially cloudy
Sat
partially cloudy
Mid station 2365m
Thu
light snow
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partially cloudy
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partially cloudy
Mid station 2348m
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light snow
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partially cloudy
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partially cloudy
Mid station 1942m
Thu
light snow
Fri
partially cloudy
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partially cloudy
Mid station 1922m

Notes on the Veysonnaz-Printse Snow Report

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

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

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