Snow forecast…

12th January 2020

There’s been a light covering of fresh snow which has given the impression of winter conditions at least. The old snow is very firm and icy and the wet ground is starting to freeze up at higher elevations. There’s more snow in the forecast but not until mid-afternoon tomorrow. It will be accompanied by 60mph winds so an early start/early finish approach jumps to mind for tomorrow.

Atmospheric conditions on Glas Maol as the cloud blew in. BMRT putting the miles in. (Thanks to Kenny for the photo).

Compressed snow footprints. A classic sign of redistribution: The untrodden snow has blown away.

Distant views to Ben Avon

A trace of fresh snow on the East aspect of The Cairnwell.

Just a dusting on Carn an Tuirc

Big piles of factory snow waiting to be pisted at Glenshee Ski Centre

Comments on this post

Got something to say? Leave a comment

    Latest SAIS Avalanche Reports
    Archives
    Categories
    RSS Feed
    Keep up to date by subscribing to our RSS feed
Service funded by sportscotland
Forecast data supplied by the Met Office
SAIS Sponsors