- Heavy wet snow from the road to the notch. After the notch the snow quality improved a bit but still wet. - At 1400m, the snow depth was around 120cm. - We didn’t make it to Feather bowl due to poor visibility and stormy condition. - If the visibility was good, riding condition would have been ok. - There’s was a fine crust forming from the notch to the bowl due to colder and windy condition. - There was moderate to strong wind in the glacier area. - 3°c at road level
Snow conditions were: Heavy, Wet. Weather conditions were: Wet, Stormy, Warm, Cloudy. We rode: Alpine slopes, Mellow slopes. Riding quality was terrible.
Avalache Conditions: Rapid temperature rise to near zero degrees or wet surface snow.
The wind was not steady. The wind was averaging light. There was moderate to strong wind in the glacier area.
Release intentionally (jump) a small loose wet avalanche in the Notch.
Source: Avalanche Canada MIN