Temperature inversion

20th January 2017

A stunning day to be up in the hills.  Plus 5 degrees C on the summit of Cairngorm.  The old snowpack on shaded slopes is very firm, a little softer on South facing slopes.

A sea of cloud in the glen

A hare enjoys the sunshine

Loch Avon

Looking South-West at the Shelter Stone and Etchachan

The Fiacaill a Choire Chais

Comments on this post

  • Andy Fowler
    20th January 2017 8:42 pm

    Was a cracking day up on the summits, got some brilliant pictures of the Inversion conditions we had today.
    Must past each other at some point, was in the same area before 11am were you took your pictures.


    • ncairngormsadmin
      21st January 2017 2:29 pm

      Yes a stunning day indeed. I was descending Cairngorm around 11.30, another great day today, enjoy the hills.

      • ncairngormsadmin
        26th January 2017 1:40 pm

        thanks Andy –

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