AST MIN Example from Student Personal Field Day

North Columbia

Frozen Pirate , Saturday 15th February, 2020 7:05PM

Newer group to the area traveled to goat ridge bowl, terrible visibility, although patches of sun and clear weather at times. windy most of the day moderate from SW. Loose snow sluffing in steep lee terrain, one less than 24hr windslab in lee terrain, sled tracks observed.

Snow conditions were: Wind affected, Powder. Weather conditions were: Cold, Stormy, Windy, Warm, Foggy, Cloudy, Sunny. We rode: Alpine slopes, Mellow slopes, Convex slopes, Steep slopes, Sunny slopes, Open trees. We avoided: Steep slopes. Riding quality was good.

Avalache Conditions: 30cm + of new snow, or significant drifitng, or rain in the last 48 hours.

Source: Avalanche Canada MIN