Kananaskis Country, Alberta Parks Avalanche Forecast
May 4th, 2012 4:00PM
Fair - Due to variable weather conditions for the entire period
This problem will be a concern whenever overnight freezes are minimal or rain or daytime heating issues arise.
Expected Size1 - 4
Deep Persistent Slabs
"Warm days" are re-awakening some of the deeply buried weak layers at the base. There has been recent activity on this layer. These slides are proving to be very destructive taking out mature timber at the base of there normal runouts.
LikelihoodPossible - Unlikely
Expected Size4 - 7
Mature cornices may provide large triggers to trigger loose wet or deep persistent slabs
Aspects:North, North East, East, South East.
LikelihoodLikely - Possible
Expected Size1 - 6
Valid until: May 5th, 2012 9:00AM