A crisp start to the day as the freezing level fell to around 600 metres last night. It was another dry sunny day with fresh to strong South-Easterly winds. The freezing level rose to just above the summits by midday.
Looking into Coire Gabhail (Lost Valley).
Lairig Eilde with Sron na Lairig on the left and Stob Coire Sgreamhach on the right.
The Aonach Eagach ridge.
In the foreground the icy slopes of Meall a’ Bhuiridh after last nights freeze with Creise behind.
Buachaille Etive Mor.
Stob Coire nam Beith.
Bidean nam Bian and Stob Coire nan Lochan behind the the snowy slopes of Creise.
Mountaineers heading up Meall a’ Bhuiridh with Stob Ghlais Choire behind them with Buachaille Etive Mor behind again.
Forecast Snow Stability and Hazard: Overnight, cool conditions will re-freeze the snowpack and it will remain generally well bonded and stable in all locations. The avalanche hazard will be Low.