Tablelands Recon

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We checked out the table lands today. There was evidence of a widespread avalanche cycle resulting from the snow, wind and rapid warming this week. Several size 2 avalanche on north to east aspects. There is now a supportive crust everywhere with some wind slab in isolated lee features.

Snow conditions were: Crusty, Hard, Powder, Wind affected. Weather conditions were: Cloudy, Cold. We rode: Mellow slopes. We avoided: Alpine slopes, Convex slopes, Steep slopes. Riding quality was terrible.

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