Strong alpine winds, wind slabs forming

WhiteSprinter

Skied south and north facing avalanche paths. Strong alpine winds, 2-3cm wind slabs forming since yesterday in alpine/treeline. Shooting cracks on ridge top where cornices were forming. Did not observe any natural or skier triggered activity.

Snow conditions were: Wind affected, Powder. Weather conditions were: Warm. We rode: Alpine slopes, Open trees. We avoided: Convex slopes. Riding quality was good.

Source: Avalanche Canada MIN