Snow and Weather Report


The Snow and Weather Report is issued by the snow and avalanches warning Service of the Valle d’Aosta Region and, since 2009, it’s realized with the technical support of Fondazione Montagna sicura (Montagne Sûre). The volume, now in its tenth edition with the Winter 2015-2016, is an useful tool for all those who - in a professional or study context, for personal interest or for simple scientific curiosity - want to improve their knowledge about the main features of Aosta Valley winters. It ranges from the description of snow and weather conditions, through the avalanche danger forecast, to the detailed characterization of the main natural release avalanches and accidents recorded. The book is plenty of insights and suggestions aiming at disseminate ideas and examples useful for the understanding of the snow and avalanche world and of the risk management.
All the eleven publications of the Snow and Weather Report are in Italian and they are available in pdf file at low resolution on this page. The files of all editions are available also at high resolution by writing to: u-valanghe@regione.vda.it. Until the ninth edition is also available in a paper form that may be required and available free of charge at the snow and avalanches warning Service, Loc. Amérique 33 Quart (AO). For more information: 0165 776852.