Observation: Tushers

Observation Date
12/22/2015
Observer Name
Alec Hornstein

Region:

Location Name or Route
Tushar Mountains
Weather
Sky
Overcast
Precipitation
Heavy Snowfall
Wind Direction
West
Wind Speed
Strong
Weather Comments
Heavy snow
Snow Characteristics
New Snow Depth
20"
New Snow Density
Medium
Snow Surface Conditions
Powder
Snow Characteristics Comments
Heavier snow on top on weak layers. lots of settling and cracking. Not much running, but we are staying on slopes below 30 degrees..
Red Flags
Red Flags
Heavy Snowfall
Wind Loading
Cracking
Collapsing
Poor Snowpack Structure
Today's Observed Danger Rating
High
Tomorrows Estimated Danger Rating
High
Snow Profile Coordinates