Season 1 - Weather Whinges

Looks like we picked a good two weeks Posted by Len at 11 Feb 2006 01:34 PM
I've just had an email from Lucy which says that they've had 10cm of new snow recently but that it's on top of a very icy base which is less than ideal and quite similar to the conditions we had...


No Visibility in Les Contamines Posted by Len at 31 Mar 2005 07:10 PM
We decided to head back to Les Contamines today; the forecast suggested more snow and we were hoping to be able to explore a bit more if the visibility was better. It wasn't.


Fresh snow in Les Contamines Posted by Len at 30 Mar 2005 06:22 PM
Last night we decided that today we'd go and see what the snow was like in Les Contamines. The weather forecast showed that the whole area was due a small amount of snow today but the freezing level was still going to be pretty high, around 1800m, so when we left this morning it was pissing down with rain. We expected to ride to the top of the Signal bubble in Les Contamines, look at the rain in disgust, have a coffee, bubble down again and then come home...


Weather whinges Posted by Len at 27 Mar 2005 06:30 PM
I think I probably need a new category to group together all of our complaints about the weather... Today's complaint was that it was pissing down with rain when we woke up at 7.30. It's one thing skiing on depressingly...