While wind-slabs from the weekend appear to be settling out, fresh snow and steady moderate wind from the NW is expected overnight on Tuesday. Because of this, forecasters anticipate new wind-slab development on Weds.
Use caution in lee areas. Recent wind loading have created wind slabs.
Aspects: North, North East, East, South East, South.
Expected Size1 - 1.5
A hard slab sitting over weak facets up to 60cm down remains a concern where found: mainly on N aspects in the alpine. Recent snowpack tests have produced hard results on the March 7th layer. Little recent avalanche activity noted on this layer.
Aspects: North, North East, East.