Early season snow in Valle Nevado, Chile on April 19, 2016.
Good news out of The Andes! The main South American ski resorts of Portillo, Las Leñas, Valle Nevado, La Parva, and El Colorado all received a good amount of snow from a large autumn storm that tapered off yesterday. Here is a series of photos we have collected from the ski areas.
Las Leñas, Argentina, April 18, 2016.
La Parva, Chile, April 19, 2016.
Las Leñas is reporting 6 inches at the base and 3-4 feet at the top. More snow looks like it will hit this weekend
Seven more photos from this storm plus what the experts are forecasting for the next few months in South America can be found on the latest PowderQuest blog post