Cold front and cutoff low brings first significant snowfall of the season in the Alps

The cold front passage brought first significant snowfall to higher elevations in the Alps in France and Italy with snow reported down to 1500 m at some locations. We have gathered views and photos of the event – enjoy!

 

Fresh snow on Monviso, Alps, N Italy on the morning of September 17. Photo: Rifugio Quintino Sella al Monviso.


More photos of fresh snow on Monviso, Alps, N Italy on the morning of September 17. Photo: Rifugio Quintino Sella al Monviso.

Fresh snow at rifugio Contrin sulla Marmolada, Dolomites (2016 m) on September 17. Photo: Serenissima Meteo.

Fresh snow at Rfugio Lagazuoi, Dolomiti, Italy (2752 m asl) on the morning of September 17. Photo: La meteo

Winter scene in Saint-Véran, Hautes-Alpes (05), France at 2000 m altitude September 17 evening. Photo: Météo Express

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