South Columbia

Sitka* , Saturday 13th March, 2021 10:55PM

At or near alpine we saw 5 size 1-2 avalanches (pictured). It was very warm and sunny with wet snow. While skiing , avoiding alpine, we triggered a small size 1 (about 10m by 10m avalanche).

Snow conditions were: Wet. Weather conditions were: Sunny, Warm. We rode: Mellow slopes. We avoided: Alpine slopes, Convex slopes, Steep slopes. Riding quality was good.

Avalache Conditions: Slab avalanches today or yesterday. Rapid temperature rise to near zero degrees or wet surface snow.