Spring riding temps

South Rockies

knkp19 , Saturday 6th March, 2021 10:40PM

The last few days of warm weather have made the snow wet, heavy, and a bit icy (first thing in the morning & later afternoon). This morning it was snowing at the staging area and then cleared up and got quite warm and sunny this afternoon. The basin west of the cabin had a couple wet slides and a slab avalanche. Window mountain had one smaller wet slide.

Snow conditions were: Heavy, Wet. Weather conditions were: Cloudy, Sunny, Warm. Riding quality was ok.

Avalache Conditions: Rapid temperature rise to near zero degrees or wet surface snow.