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Observation: North Ogden Mountains

Observation Date
11/23/2022
Observer Name
Noah Sievers
Region
Ogden » North Ogden Mountains
Location Name or Route
Monument Ridgeline
Red Flags
Red Flags
Wind Loading
Avalanche Problem #1
Problem
Persistent Weak Layer
Trend
Same
Problem #1 Comments
Surface Hoar (6-10mm) formed during our most recent dry spell was maintained prior and during today's storm (dusting) on leeward slopes protected from Easterly winds, and buried beneath 5cm of new storm snow. A persistent weak layer to watch as we approach another storm cycle.
Snow Profile
Aspect
East
Elevation
8,900'
Today's Observed Danger Rating
Low
Tomorrows Estimated Danger Rating
Low
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