>Subject: Snow conditions in the Austrian Alps
>Date: 7 Nov 1994 17:21:05 GMT
>For the past five or six years I've skied in Austria during the week before
>Christmas. With one exception the snow conditions have been very good
>indeed. However, this year, particularly in England, the weather seems
>unusually warm for the time of year and I'm wondering whether the same warm
>weather has hit other parts of Europe.
>If anyone has any information on the snow conditions in resorts such as
>Kaprun, Hintertux or Neustift then I'd be very grateful for a short reply.
>Also any general details on the waether in the Austrian alpine resorts and
>comparisons with the `norm' fo the season would be welcome.
though some of the extreme terrain was inaccesable.
Though the was no snow cover at any low elevations, it was snowing at high
elevations everwhere, especially Switzerland. It felt like snow on the way.