Milder Southerly airstream.

14th February 2021

Covid -19

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.

A milder southerly airstream has brought thawing conditions. The snow pack is wet. There is still good snow cover above 300 metres. Snow has melted on some paths exposing slippy icy sections, elsewhere one sinks through the snow so travel on foot is difficult.

View of Sgurr Ban and Sgurr Sgurr nan Fhir Duibhe. Wind exposed terrain is bare.

High on Liathach.

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