Winter continues

23rd April 2016

White out conditions this morning, 50m visibility, minus 6 on the summit of Cairngorm with strong North winds.  The old snow is very firm and scoured on exposed slopes. A few centimetres of new snow above 900m with unstable windslab forming on lee slopes. Exposed ridges are scoured and very firm.

The Northern Corries still holding plenty of snow.

The Northern Corries holding plenty of snow.

Cloud began lifting during the early afternoon

Cloud began lifting during the early afternoon

Comments on this post

Got something to say? Leave a comment

    Latest SAIS Avalanche Reports
    Archives
    Categories
    RSS Feed
    Keep up to date by subscribing to our RSS feed
Service funded by sportscotland
Forecast data supplied by the Met Office
SAIS Sponsors