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General conditions

12 June 2012

Conditions june 12th 2012 »

Since Sunday the weather has been cold and stormy in the mountains. The rain-snow limit has lowered until around 1800 m. Disturbance, especially in French and Swiss valleys, is going to persist for the next 24 hours.

6 June 2012

Conditions June 6th 2012 »

The general conditions of the Tour du Mont-Blanc are gradually improving. Still plenty of snow to the highest hills (Croix du Bonhomme, Seigne, Gr Ferret) and many plants fallen on the ground in the French and Swiss areas. Pay particular attention when ...

23 May 2012

Conditions May 22th 2012 »

The weather disturbance of these two days is slowly pulling out of the Mont-Blanc area. This brought the about two feet of fresh snow at 3600 m altitude. The trend is therefore to stabilize, but caution, there are still probably many snow accumulations, ...

11 April 2012

Conditions april 11th 2012 »

Most of the Tour du Mont-Blanc huts are opening by the 2nd and 3rd week of June. Reservation are already possible by contacting the owners http://www.autourdumontblanc.com/en/index.cfm/tmb-huts-accomodation.html ...

20 September 2011

Conditions september 20th 2011 »

Most the huts of the Tour of Mont Blanc are closing or already closed. It is recommended to contact the owners and managers before getting on the TMB to verify availability of places for each shelter.

12 September 2011

Conditions september 12nd 2011 »

Between yesterday afternoon and the middle of the night, the rains were heavy. The snowfalls in the mountains: 5 cm at 3600 m (the Cosmic) and ten cm at 3800 m (Gouter). The weather conditions are about to improve and for the next days the weather will ...

29 August 2011

Conditions agust 29th 2011 »

Attention : par arrêté de la Commune de Courmayeur, le sentier n. 32 de Pont Pailler à Leuchey Damon, Val Ferret, est fermé.On informe aussi que le sentier classique qui conduit au refuge Bertone par la Meyenzet est également fermé. Il faut donc prendre ...

16 August 2011

Conditions agust 16th 2011 »

Le temps s'annonce plutôt agréable cette semaine grâce à un faible anticyclone installé sur le sud de la France et les Alpes. Ces conditions devraient persister jusqu'en fin de semaine. Risque limité d'évolution orageuse jeudi soir et vendredi.

8 August 2011

Conditions agust 8th 2011 »

Le système de basse pression qui a caracterisé le temps du week-end se déplace vers l'Est, en encourageant l'expansion de l'anticyclone des Açores vers la France et les Alpes occidentales. Les températures resteront assez faibles au début, soyez vigilants ...

2 August 2011

Conditions agust 2nd 2011 »

Avec le retour de la haute pression les conditions du TMB deviennent idéales. Les températures sont à la hausse et quelque averse isolée est prévu à partir de jeudi soir. Bonne route!

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