Summits reported on K2, G1 and G2! Will Broad Peak be far behind?
Gonzalez-Rubio reported first and also reported the Italians and more Spanish.
We are told that the four Italian climbers are from
Cortina d'Ampezzo (the "Scoiattoli"), but that is not confirmed. Mario Dibona,
Renato Sottsass, Marco Da Pozzo and Renzo Benedetti, together with the
Nepalese Thilen Sherpa and Mingma Sherpa!!!
Thilen Sherpa and Mingma Sherpa are cousins of
Jean Luc Fohal and Mr. Joao Garcia summits G1
Carlos Pauner and his team
summited with the
Expect numerous more summits as the window is
open, however, it appears it will close soon.
“Weather is still FINE for
K2/BP area for another 2 days, Some isolated Clouds may develop over/around
the area but no stormy/severe activity expected.”
Upper Winds are Westerly,
likely to increase gradually from 29th July (Thursday-Evening) ,may be Very
High with Westerly direction from Friday.
Another Strong Jet likely to
approach K2/BP area from 31st July; A Hard-Period(31 july-4th Aug) expected
with VERY HIGH-WINDS/SNOW-STORMS. Be ready and arrange your activities
accordingly, as 3-DAYS(1st-3rd Aug) will be VERY BAD.
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