New snowfall

14th January 2021


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The Scottish Avalanche Information Service issues information to support permitted activity under current Scottish Government guidance.
Please be aware of current mandatory travel restrictions in Local Authority areas within Scotland and respect local communities by referring to Scottish Government guidance and safe route choices for exercise. For further guidance please refer to the following information for hillwalkers and climbers and snowsports on ski and board.
This blog is intended to provide hazard and mountain condition information to help plan safer mountain trips.


(Above) Start of day and new wet snow at valley level, alongside Loch Laggan

(Above) A poor mountain day with persistent snow showers; things started to clear after midday. The new snow is very wet at lower elevations and likely to be short lived  – a distinct line here earmarking these deposits at around 400 metres


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