Strong SW winds at parkers upper for the last 24 hours, creating wind slabs in immediate lee's.
Be careful with wind loaded pockets while approaching and climbing ice routes.Use caution in lee areas. Recent wind loading have created wind slabs.
Aspects: North, North East, East.
Elevations: Alpine, Treeline.
Expected Size1 - 2
Deep Persistent Slabs
It is possible to trigger deep slabs in shallow snowpack areas. Terrain management and assessment is critical to a safe day.
Minimize exposure to terrain traps where the consequences of an avalanche could be serious.Be cautious in shallow snowpack areas where triggering is more likely.
Aspects: All aspects.
Elevations: All elevations.