Mild and Windy

19th December 2019

Wind speeds of 120 mph overnight thankfully died out to just gale force during the day!  A struggle to get into Lochain but wanted to check out if any avalanche activity had taken place overnight. A  large avalanche down to the lochan had left significant debris, certainly size 2 (could bury a person). Mild temps will continue but conditions will stabilise as the freezing level lowers to 800 metres in the next days. Should become pretty firm and icy.

Coire an t Sneachda

Avalanche debris in Coire an Lochain

 

Coire an Lochain with polished ice lochain

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