Mild conditions

13th February 2019

Mild conditions continued to affect the area with the freezing level above the summits. Periods of intermittent light rain at all levels with strong Westerly winds. The snowpack continues to slowly thaw and diminish. Localised wet snow instabilities exist mainly on steep North-West through North to Easterly aspects above 900 metres. Gully exits and steep coire headwalls are particularly affected with cornices prone to collapse. The avalanche hazard is Moderate.

West face of Aonach Dubh

Aonach Eagach ridge

Buachaille Etive Mor

Meall a Bhuiridh and Sron na Creise

Skiers at 1000 metres on Meall a Bhuiridh

Three walkers on the north ridge of Meall a Bhuiridh at around 950 metres

Looking towards Buachaille Etive Mor

Coming out of the clouds looking down at the ski area and Creag Dhubh

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