Spring conditions

16th March 2021

Covid -19
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This blog is intended to provide hazard and mountain condition information to help plan safer mountain trips.

After an overnight period of instability, the snowpack consolidated throughout the day. Clear conditions were good for viewing the overnight avalanche activity. Full details of the recorded avalanches can be found on the SAIS website.

Overnight avalanche activity on Creise, South-East aspect.

A closer look at the debris.

Recent cornice collapse above a North-East aspect on Creise.

Still firm and icy in places

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