A.Stefan , Friday 8th April, 2022 9:55AM
Cloudy but warm day out on Tophat on Thursday. Powder was heavy at 2500m (1pm) and completely isothermal in the bottom of the valley. Lots of evidence of wetslides in the emerald basin area.
Snow conditions were: Crusty, Heavy, Powder, Wet. Weather conditions were: Cloudy, Warm, Wet. We rode: Alpine slopes, Mellow slopes. We avoided: Convex slopes, Steep slopes. Riding quality was ok.
Avalache Conditions: Rapid temperature rise to near zero degrees or wet surface snow.