Glide crack release onto Santons Piste Val d Isere during cold night/early morning of Jan 12
Glide cracks continue to release occasionaly and without warning in much of the N French Alps.
We are still seeing a lot of glide cracks, which are getting notably bigger, with a few having released on steep slopes at any time of the day - glide crack releases are unpredictable and don't obey many rules as far as
The International Snow Science Workshop (ISSW), which features the theme "A merging of theory and practice", is coming to France for the first time. Grenoble and Chamonix Mont-Blanc will be hosting the ISSW: 7 - 11 October 2013.
Several weather forecasters (Météo France etc.) are forecasting a bit of snow for the end of this week and early next week. They sound sure that it will at least be much colder than the current unseasonably warm temps.
Stay tuned in the mean time check out Weather to Ski's Alpine summary on this link