Apr 2017

April 16, 2017 0600 AM

  • Posted by SolMountain

-10.0 deg C, Clear, Calm

5 cm new snow past 24 hours.   Snow Depth = 450 cm.

Bluebird ! 20 - 30 cm of recent storm snow overlies settled dry storm snow on protected north aspects above 2000 m and various crusts below 2000 m.  Windslabs up to 60 cm from yesterdays strong west winds. Well settled strong mid and lower pack.

Good skiing on most aspects yesterday - Dead and Ned Zones, Sol Bowl.

Isolated skier controlled windlslabs to size 1 in convex lee features, and isolated pockets of natural windslabs to size 2.


South Columbias Avalanche Bulletin



Meter Reader shows snow height at bottom of number.

April 17 Snow Depth = 450 cm