Apr 2017

April 14, 2017 0600 AM

  • Posted by SolMountain

-5.0 deg C, Broken Skies, Calm

10 cm new snow past 24 hours.   Snow Depth = 455 cm.

20 -25 cm of recent storm snow overlies facetted dry powder on protected north aspects above 1800 m.  5 cm dry snow over suncrust on solar aspects.  Wind affect at ridgetop from SW flow.  Well settled strong mid and lower pack.

Exchange day yesterday.  Guests skiing Merlot.

Storm snow reactive to ski cuts on suncrust solar aspects - no obs on north aspects.


South Columbias Avalanche Bulletin



Meter Reader shows snow height at bottom of number.

April 17 Snow Depth = 450 cm