White Pyramid - Apr 7

navid.nourian

Snow conditions were: Hard, Wind affected. Weather conditions were: Cloudy. Riding quality was ok.

Avalache Conditions: Rapid temperature rise to near zero degrees or wet surface snow. Slab avalanches today or yesterday.

Avalanche

Skier triggered sz 1 on N-facing steep slope just below the WP-Epaulette col. Not much propagation, but the same layer reacted again at thick-thin spots (multiple small slides). Wx was blowing snow for much of the afternoon, I imagine this slope will be reloaded even absent snowfall.

Location

51.83716000 -116.71443000

White Pyramid - Apr 7

Source: Avalanche Canada MIN