Thawing

15th February 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.

It was a mild day with showers falling as rain at all levels. Wet snow surface instabilities are present and instabilities are persisting at depth in the older cold windslab. The picture below shows the change since yesterday.

Stob Dearg, Buachaille Etive Mor, yesterday on the left and today on the right.

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