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Fresh Snow Falling For Easter

Mar 27, 2016 No Comments by

A whole week of good ski conditions will continue this week. March is a legendary time her win Bansko, and I only wish that more places would have the confidence to remain open. Because I know that more and more of you prefer to come late season. I prefer it now, the day’s are light [...]

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Easter Skiing Snow And Après Ski Forecast

Mar 22, 2016 No Comments by

Bansko for Western Easter (rather than Eastern Orthodox Easter (see this wikipedia linkis nearly upon us. But before I talk about the forecast, I can report that the last two weeks snow conditions have been tremendous. Fresh snowfalls meant great of piste days and cooler temperature and sunshine lead to especially enjoyable days on the [...]

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Snow And Après Ski Round Up

Mar 14, 2016 No Comments by

Bansko snow has hit a high point this week. The snow fell and we’re all happy. I enjoyed some very nice turns in the fresh powder. Watch the video below — as it’s the best way to get a feel for the powder conditions. The snow road is shut. The super wide Dynastars, part of [...]

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The Snow Continues To Fall

Mar 10, 2016 No Comments by

Another great morning on the slopes above Bansko. Lots of nice off piste sections and whilst visibility was compromised, the joy of making turns in soft snow made up for it. The snow is a little heavy due to temperature that are only just at zero degrees. Here’s my video report from run number 10. [...]

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Getting Colder Snow Arriving Soon

Mar 07, 2016 No Comments by

Weather, oh weather. It is so complex and changeable and difficult to predict reliably that it can frustrate. Here’s the thing, weather can only be forecast with 85% probability of being correct for THREE days ahead, yes 3 days! All these apps, including my own in-app weather widget, are based off algorithms that and computers [...]

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Snow Forecast. It’s Snowing Now!

Mar 02, 2016 No Comments by

The warm weather spell is, finally, coming to an end. It’s even snowing at 180 bar level as I type this, on Wednesday 2nd March. Some snow/rain during Thursday 3rd will turn to snow, I think a snow rather than rain in town on Friday 4th and Saturday 5th. Oh my gosh, I can’t believe [...]

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The Snow Forecast Until 7th March 2016

Feb 22, 2016 No Comments

The snow on Saturday was welcome, but more warm temperatures return. Thankfully there will be a little snow higher up on Wednesday. But the real excitement is snow for Saturday. I am expecting around 50cm then. Snow forecast After seven days the probability of the forecast being correct drops, but it looks like lower temperatures [...]

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