Banff Yoho & Kootenay National Park Avalanche Forecast

Issued: Oct 12th, 2020 4:00PM

Mon Oct 12th Current Conditions
Alpine Below Threshold Treeline Below Threshold Below Treeline Below Threshold
Tue Oct 13th 2 Day Outlook
Alpine Below Threshold Treeline Below Threshold Below Treeline Below Threshold
Wed Oct 14th 3 Day Outlook
Alpine Below Threshold Treeline Below Threshold Below Treeline Below Threshold

The alpine rating is below threshold, the treeline rating is below threshold, and the below treeline rating is below threshold.

Snow is falling in the alpine signalling the transition to winter. Regular bulletin updates will start November 1st depending on conditions

Summary

Snowpack Summary

Snow is sticking to the ground in high alpine areas. These layers will become the base for our upcoming seasons snowpack.

Avalanche Summary

Potential for avalanche danger exists in high alpine areas with smooth ground cover.  There have already been a few reports of avalanches from areas like this (ex. ramp route on Mt. Athabasca).

Confidence

Valid until: Oct 13th, 2020 4:00PM