18 Dec 2011

Not a lot of development in the Valley.
Thank you to Cliff Jennings for sharing these pictures of a cornice blast in Back Bowl on Whistler Mountain. 
The mountains received 8 cm of new snow last night, temperatures dropped and the freezing level is around 1000 meters. Avalanche control on Blackcomb Mountain has been getting size 1 isolated pockets of wind slab. Click here for the latest Avalanche Hazard Advisory: Advisory