Little Yoho Avalanche Forecast

Issued: Oct 9th, 2021 4:47PM

Sat Oct 9th Current Conditions
Alpine Below Threshold Treeline Below Threshold Below Treeline Below Threshold
Sun Oct 10th 2 Day Outlook
Alpine Below Threshold Treeline Below Threshold Below Treeline Below Threshold
Mon Oct 11th 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. Known problems include Wind Slabs.

In some high alpine areas there is enough snow for small avalanches to occur.

Summary

Weather Forecast

Snowpack Summary

The snowpack in the alpine is starting to increase and some alpine areas have enough snow for avalanches to occur. Wind loaded slopes, and steep narrow gullies are the highest concern.

Avalanche Summary

Occasional reports of natural avalanches up to size 1.5 in steep alpine terrain have been observed during strong wind events.

Confidence

Problems

Wind Slabs

An icon showing Wind Slabs

Likelihood

Possible - Unlikely

Expected Size

1 - 1.5

Steep gullies and wind loaded slopes in higher alpine areas may have enough snow to avalanche. Watch for small wind slabs in these areas.

Aspects:

North, North East, East, South East.

Elevations:

Alpine.

Valid until: Oct 10th, 2021 4:47PM

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