Member of the “Gruppo Caprioli” of San Vito di Cadore. He has participated in various expeditions outside of Europe, and has summitted both McKinley in Alaska and Cho Oyu (8201 mt) in Tibet. He is a journalist and runs a mountain refuge.
A weak ridge is situated over Afghanistan. It may at times affect the K2-area during the first days giving only risk of occasional showers. Then it seems to become more unsettled with frequent showers due to lows over Kashmir and Tibet.