Shifting winds will redistribute last week's new snow onto a variety of aspects.
Stay alert to changing conditions with elevation.Be careful with wind loaded pockets, especially near ridge crests and roll-overs.
Aspects: North, North East, East, South West, West, North West.
Elevations: Alpine, Treeline.
LikelihoodLikely - Possible
Expected Size1 - 2
There is a layer a layer of weak feathery surface hoar 20-40 cm below the surface and another 40-80 cm down. The former is currently reported to be most reactive, especially where it is sitting on a hard crust.
Watch for whumpfing, hollow sounds, shooting cracks or recent avalanches.Caution around sheltered open areas treeline and belowBe aware of the possibility of avalanches triggering on one layer and stepping down to another
Aspects: All aspects.
Elevations: Treeline, Below Treeline.