Seymour area conditions

brian.thornburn

Exploratory day around Suicide Bluffs and 1st Pump. Good skiing, stayed away from steep slopes in the morning, lots of natural sluffing. No reactivity to skiing by the evening, even on wind loaded aspects 45-50 degrees.

Snow conditions were: Heavy, Wet, Wind affected. Weather conditions were: Sunny, Warm. We rode: Dense trees, Mellow slopes, Open trees. We avoided: Convex slopes, Sunny slopes. Riding quality was good.

Avalache Conditions: 30cm + of new snow, or significant drifitng, or rain in the last 48 hours. Rapid temperature rise to near zero degrees or wet surface snow.