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Piste condition in the Atlas

Hi all,

Just a quick update.

Heavy rain on on Thursday caused flash floods in the Atlas resulting in closure of the Midelt- Imilchil route (MH1) around km80 at the beginning of the gorges to the south of Tounfite. Lots of Bedford trucks and Merc vans turning back.
Piste between Agoudal and the top of the Dades gorge badly beaten up just north of Tilmi. Big landslide and all new concrete revetments torn up. More damage down towards Misemir and in the top of the gorge. Dades flowing fast & brown.

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I was beginning to think just getting there was a challrnge with ferry strikes and floods in spain only a week till we go

Thanks for the update
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Hi all,

Lots of wind & sand in the south yesterday. And 39C...

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