All Change!

4th February 2012

After the beautiful weather we enjoyed during the week, it was a complete change today. Moderate snowfall all day accompanied by strong winds created an unstable snowpack.

Shooting cracks. Body weight promoting failure of the snowpack.

Failure of a slope caused by single additional load.

Deep freshly drifted snow and fragile cornices

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