We all know the importance of weather forecasting for safe mountain travel and so combining as many sources of accurate information as possible will give you the complete picture of what to expect.
1. Speak to local instructors and guides – they will have good grip on the current forecast
2. Dedicated local resort or town websites weather forecasts – to know what’s being predicted in the immediate area
3. Regional Weather Forecasts – Using websites that provide information for the mountain range or wider region can provide a longer term overview as you follow weather systems track across a region.
4. Global Weather Forecast Websites – To get an overview of their predictions in your local area.
www.snow-forecast.com - weather forecasts, snow reports, webcams and more at over 3000 resorts across the globe.
www.mountain-forecast.com - mountain weather forecasts at multiple elevations for over 11000 summits worldwide.