The service prototype PROSNOW intends to deliver an operational system of seasonal forecasting of snowfall probabilities, and an evolving model of snow cover in the Alps.
The type of information provided by PROSNOW must take into account utility to tourism stakeholders and actual capabilities in scientific and technical terms.
Consequently, the service focuses on the following actions:
Ultimately, this service must make it possible for professionals to adopt a coherent, shared and clear stance on seasonal climate forecasts. For example, messages must be adjusted in years with clear forecasts as opposed to years with unclear forecasts.