Windy Conditions Resume

22nd March 2021

Covid -19
The Scottish Avalanche Information Service issues information to support permitted activity under current Scottish Government guidance.
Please be aware of current mandatory travel restrictions in Local Authority areas within Scotland and respect local communities by referring to Scottish Government guidance and safe route choices for exercise. For further guidance please refer to the following information for hillwalkers and climbers and snowsports on ski and board.
This blog is intended to provide hazard and mountain condition information to help plan safer mountain trips.
Today was windier than it has been recently, and this is set to continue through the week. The snowpack had refrozen overnight and softened through the day in most locations.

Looking into Coire an Lochain. Only patchy snow cover remains below 900m

The Great Slab becoming visible in Coire an Lochain. Cornices still overhang the coire rim.

Many of the reindeer herd only have 1 or no antlers now, but this fellow still has both.

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