October 30, 2023 - October 30, 2023
October 31, 2023
Zone or Region:
Warm Lake area
Warm Lake Summit
Faceted snow may represent a future red flag. If there is enough which may not be the case.
Stability Rating: Very Good
Confidence in Rating:
Stability Trend: Steady
6-8" of snow on the ground in sheltered shady locations. Some of it is very weak where crusts have not formed.
Snow in sheltered locations is faceted and weak. Large surface hoar in many places. 6-8" deep with occasionally deeper drifts. Photo below is large, well formed surface hoar at 7,600'.
I was on foot and did not bother with skis....