Waterton Lakes National Park Avalanche Forecast
Jan 13th, 2012 4:00PM
The alpine rating is Wind Slabs., the treeline rating is , and the below treeline rating is Known problems include
The danger could climb to CONSIDERABLE at higher elevations by Monday depending on the amount of snow received. Forecasters are calling for only about 20cms but there is possibility of greater amounts. Expect very cold temperatures beginning Sunday.
The 20cms of storm snow from early in the week has been deposited on north and easterly lee areas and gully features. These slabs may be sitting on lower density storm snow overlying temperature and wind crusts creating dangerous sliding layers.
Aspects:North, North East, East, South East.
Valid until: Jan 16th, 2012 4:00PM