Apr 2017

April 13, 2017 0600 AM

  • Posted by SolMountain

-1.0 deg C, Snowing, Lt SW winds

15 cm new snow past 24 hours.   Snow Depth = 452 cm.

New snow overlies facetted dry powder on protected north aspects above 1800 m and suncrust on solar aspects.  Wind affect at ridgetop from SW flow.  Well settled strong mid and lower pack.

Back to storm skiing yesterday - steep north facing glades of Baldurzone and Twighlight Zone.

Skiers initiating slow moving sluffs in steep terrain.


South Columbias Avalanche Bulletin



Meter Reader shows snow height at bottom of number.

April 17 Snow Depth = 450 cm