Jan 2019

January 7, 2019 0730 AM

  • Posted by SolMountain

12 cm new snow, - 9, cloudy, snowing, light west winds.   Total 25 cm recent storm snow overlies the January 3 rime crust, fast supportive skiing yesterday.  Widespread wind affect ridgetop and alpine from strong southwest winds.  240 - 280 cm snowpack at treeline.  Mid pack is well settled and supportive, creek holes are filling in.

No new natural avalanches, able to ski cut small pockets of windslab.

AMGA guides course going far - Hindsight and Deep in Debt.  Guests skiing Merlot, Banana Belt.


South Columbias Avalanche Bulletin



Meter Reader shows snow depth at bottom of number.

April 14 Snow depth = 292 cm