I too have found myself talking about piste runs and white-outs
Throughout his solo expedition, Richard faced the brutal Antarctic elements of white-outs
, windchill and snow drifts called "sastrugi" and had to pull all his supplies in a small toboggan, which weighed about 68.
There were periods where the weather was just appalling - when the wind and white-outs
were very hard to deal with.
As a team we have dealt with white-outs
, where it was impossible to distinguish the snow from the sky, rubble fields of broken ice and temperatures as low as -42AC.
The pair reached their goal pulling sledges across the ice-cap after battling against ice pressure ridges, blizzards and white-outs
But treacherous conditions, including frequent white-outs
, have added time to the trip.
caused by our lunar system but on the whole, nice and warm," Tate forecast - white-outs
being sudden avalanches of Tippex.
prompted a string of accidents on trunk roads such as the A470 linking North and South Wales, which was described as a 'car park'.