Mar 2017

March 20, 2017 0600 AM

  • Posted by SolMountain

-14.0 deg C, Clear, Calm

No new snow past 24 hrs.  Snow Depth = 390 cm.

3 cm of dry snow overlies March 18 crust from 1900 to 2100 m, new snow over settled storm snow above 2100 m (decent skiing).  Wind affect from west flow.  Sun crust on solar aspects.  160 cm of March storm snow overlies a hard settled Feb 16 interface and various sun crusts.  Well settled strong mid and lower pack. 

No new avalanches.

Sunny day in the alpine yesterday - skiing from Fosthall Cul and Bermuda Triangle. 


South Columbias Avalanche Bulletin



Meter Reader shows snow height at bottom of number.

April 17 Snow Depth = 450 cm