Lans en Vercors and Collet d'Allevard are opening their ski lifts today as a result and La Clusaz it's Nordic ski area "Les Confins"
Many more plan to open thisweekend, at least partially, including Meribel, Alpe d'Huez, the Grands Montets at Chamonix, Montgenèvre, Les Arcs and probably Courchevel 1850, Le Grand Bornand and La Clusaz (only this weekend and just the "Massif de Balme").
Val Thorens, which is already open, has reported 40cm of fresh snow and has one of the deepest bases in the country with a metre of snow lying.