Fresh snow in the north ridge Wednesday morning 25-30 cm, but irregular due to the strong wind; little or nothing in the southeast.
In the mid-mountains in the west of the region there are much quantities of fresh and recent snow that can be moved by the wind.
Snow cover and snowpack
The snow cover is fair, in mid-mountain there is still little, especially in the center of the valley and in the areas of Gran Paradiso. Uneven snow cover above 2400 m, with eroded bumps down to the ground and snow-filled channels.
Unfavorable snowpack conditions: at all aspects, above 2000 m, persistent weak layers are widespread.
Avalanches observed last 48h
Intense avalanche activity with both spontaneous and triggered slab releases at all aspects, but mainly at the east and north aspects.
Still little depth in the center of the valley and in the south of the region, especially below 2000-2200 m, with ridges and bumps eroded down to the ground. Beautiful snow in mid-mountain, between 1800 and 2400 m; more driftned snow going up in altitude.