Snow showers and Westerly winds

23rd February 2020

Snow showers became heavier this afternoon, these were driven on by strong Westerly winds. Remaining cold, dry overnight with snow showers and strong Easterly winds on Monday.

Exposed re-frozen older snow will be firm icy and unforgiving in the event of a slip, ice is also forming on rocks paths and watercourses, crampons and ice axe essential.

Gearr Aonach left Aonach Dubh right

Coire Gabhail (Lost Valley)

Easterly aspect of Buachaille Etive Beag

Southerly aspect of Aonach Eagach

Devils Staircase ( section of West Highland Way ) visible top centre photo.

Easterly aspect of Three Sisters Zig Zags on Gearr Aonach visible centre photo

Stob Coire nam Beith

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