We have obtained a custom weather forecast for
our climbers who want it again this year. No, not the free stuff that you can
get by going to CNN, but reliable long range custom forecasts.
Well as predicted it is snowing. The plans of
the one expeditions, we are assisting, was to go to the summit area 3 times,
but that is looking unlikely right now as the mountain is covered with snow.
The climbers are ready.... But this is not
looking nor feeling like a good year for searching. The climbers need the wind
to blow off the snow that is covering the mountain to be able to see
With our kindest regards and thanks, The Staff at
We return to Mount Everest in search of an answer.
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