Jan 2018

January 13, 2018 0700 AM

  • Posted by SolMountain

- 5 degr C,  Snowing lightly, Calm winds.  15 cm new snow.  Snow Depth 285 cm.  

60-70 cm recent storm snow overlies rime crus formed Jan 7.  80 - 90 cm total storm snow settling and bonding to the Jan 5 layer of surface hoar and facets - surface hoar overlies sun crust on steep solar aspects.  

No new avalanches yesterday.

Good skiing in the steep trees of Chicken Knob and Blind Faith yesterday.


South Columbias Avalanche Bulletin



Alpine trails opened July 21