Spring Storm

South Rockies

koll , Sunday 25th April, 2021 7:25AM

recent storm deposited near 20cm at 1950m. human triggered sz 1 Dry point releases observed at 1700m where bed surface was wet and soggy and new snow was heavy. Consistent snowfall all day and temperatures between -5 and 0.

Snow conditions were: Powder. Weather conditions were: Foggy, Stormy, Warm, Wet. We rode: Alpine slopes, Open trees. We avoided: Convex slopes. Riding quality was good.

Weather

did not mean to select rain but it would not let me unselect.

Avalanche

Observed at the elevation where the sliding surface for the new storm snow was waterlogged and soggy.