Purcells, British Columbia

Latest Forecast Issued 17 hours ago
Danger Ratings Alpine Moderate Treeline Moderate Below Treeline Low Problems An icon showing Wind Slabs

Wind Slabs

An icon showing Persistent Slabs

Persistent Slabs

Read Forecast

Forecast Trend

The latest forecast danger ratings, broken down to elevation. See how an elevation is trending.

Observations

User submitted observations from the field: trip reports, avalanche sightings and conditions observations.

Friday January 22nd Avalanche Canada, 17 hours ago Forecast Backside ozone 1 day ago Observation We were scoping some lines on the backside of ozone, standing on skiers R aspect above girlfriends chute. We observed a recent slide down one of the chutes on far skiers L, which was recent in the last 48 hours (unsure if it was human or natural triggered). Thursday January 21st Avalanche Canada, 1 day ago Forecast Mt Makay 2 days ago Observation Avalanche observation by melissaj.rawson, seen near Purcells, reported on Wed 20th Jan, 2021 1:00PM Wednesday January 20th Avalanche Canada, 2 days ago Forecast Tuesday January 19th Avalanche Canada, 3 days ago Forecast Canyon Creek - Test profile 3 days ago Observation Avalanche observation by MadMartigan, seen near Purcells, reported on Tue 19th Jan, 2021 11:39AM Monday January 18th Avalanche Canada, 4 days ago Forecast Dewar 5 days ago Observation Avalanche observation by shorton, seen near Purcells, reported on Sun 17th Jan, 2021 12:00PM Caribou Glades 5 days ago Observation Avalanche observation by sBear, seen near Purcells, reported on Sun 17th Jan, 2021 9:00AM Sunday January 17th Avalanche Canada, 5 days ago Forecast Rudis South Meadow 5 days ago Observation Avalanche observation by Joey Waterston, seen near Purcells, reported on Sun 17th Jan, 2021 1:00PM Jumbo area 6 days ago Observation Avalanche observation by falzs, seen near Purcells, reported on Sat 16th Jan, 2021 12:00PM I love Gill! 6 days ago Observation Avalanche observation by shorton, seen near Purcells, reported on Sat 16th Jan, 2021 1:00AM Saturday January 16th Avalanche Canada, 6 days ago Forecast Reudi's Ridge Area 1 week ago Observation ECTN 15 Down 20cm Friday January 15th Avalanche Canada, 1 week ago Forecast South Purcell Front Ranges 1 week ago Observation Avalanche observation by szkoruloud, seen near Purcells, reported on Thu 14th Jan, 2021 10:00AM Thursday January 14th Avalanche Canada, 1 week ago Forecast Jumbo Wild 1 week ago Observation Observed several natural storm slab avalanches (aprox. 20cm deep) on small convexities while skiing a conservative line down an east aspect at treeline. While sledding out Jumbo Creek FSR most of the large paths above the road (N aspects) had run naturally. Wednesday January 13th Avalanche Canada, 1 week ago Forecast Meachen Creek 1 week ago Observation Natural avalanche heard from a distance. Today was warm and stormy with limited visibility. Could not see start zone or path. Heard from a safe location. Tuesday January 12th Avalanche Canada, 1 week ago Forecast Cut block off Moe's KAR 1 week ago Observation Avalanche observation by PR Kimberley SAR, seen near Purcells, reported on Mon 11th Jan, 2021 10:15AM Rudis Ridge 1 week ago Observation Avalanche observation by Liam Cunningham, seen near Purcells, reported on Mon 11th Jan, 2021 10:00AM Monday January 11th Avalanche Canada, 1 week ago Forecast Jumbo Area (Correction) 1 week ago Observation Avalanche observation by falzs, seen near Purcells, reported on Sun 10th Jan, 2021 9:00AM Jumbo area 1 week ago Observation Avalanche observation by falzs, seen near Purcells, reported on Sun 10th Jan, 2021 9:00AM Sunday January 10th Avalanche Canada, 1 week ago Forecast Gov/Kimberley 1 week ago Observation Avalanche observation by mmckeough.geology, seen near Purcells, reported on Sun 10th Jan, 2021 2:13AM Hellroaring 1 week ago Observation Avalanche observation by horton.simon, seen near Purcells, reported on Sat 9th Jan, 2021 11:00AM Canyon Creek 1 week ago Observation HS150 at 1900m. Saturday January 9th Avalanche Canada, 1 week ago Forecast AST1 Moe’s Canyon 1 week ago Observation Avalanche observation by jenmcconnachie, seen near Purcells, reported on Sat 9th Jan, 2021 1:00PM Friday January 8th Avalanche Canada, 2 weeks ago Forecast

That's it, that's all.

To stop you endlessly scrolling this timeline we only show two weeks' worth of updates. As conditions are always changing, anything older is likely not as relevant. But, you're welcome to search for anything specific.