Another cold windy day

6th February 2021

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Today was another cold windy day with lots of drifting snow. The cold weather is due to continue meaning instabilities in the snowpack will persist.

Spin drift at around 650 metres in the strong South-Easterly winds.

More spin drift higher up the hill at around 900 metres.

Looking at Westerly aspects which have been gathering snow in the recent strong winds.

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