Cool and breezy

12th April 2019

Feeling cool in the South-Easterly winds.  Temperatures of minus 1 Celsius on the tops rising to zero by midday.  Shaded and Northerly facing snow slopes were firm, sun exposed slopes softened through the day.

Carn Etchachan and the Shelter Stone Crag

Looking South from the summit of Cairngorm

Comments on this post

  • Paavo Lane
    12th April 2019 8:54 pm

    Good to meet you yesterday, hope the snow stays ok for skiing and the wind isn’t too bad – great skiing conditions yesterday down to the saddle.

    • ncairngormsadmin
      14th April 2019 3:40 pm

      Thanks Paavo a rare day of light winds and sunshine.

  • Gaffr
    13th April 2019 5:12 am

    The inclusion of the blog images daily is an very useful part of the entire service that you produce….many thanks during this very thin snow season:-)

    • ncairngormsadmin
      13th April 2019 4:09 pm

      Hi Roger thank you, its always good to know that our blogs are useful. As from this weekend we finish forecasting for this season, however we will be doing Northern Cairngorms and Lochaber blogs over the Easter weekend.

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