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Observation Date: 
01/17/2016
Observer Name: 
Murdock
Region: 
Moab
Location Name or Route: 
Miners Basin
Weather
Sky: 
Scattered
Snow Characteristics
Snow Surface Conditions: 
Dense Loose
Wind Crust
Snow Characteristics Comments: 
Recent winds have created shallow wind slabs but sheltered areas are still holding settled powder. Overall total snowpack was approx 160 cm. Near ground faceting but the rest of the column had no obvious weak layers.
Snow Profile
Aspect: 
North
Elevation: 
8500
Slope Angle: 
25
Observer email: 
bmurdock@fs.fed.us
Today's Observed Danger Rating: 
Moderate
Tomorrows Estimated Danger Rating: 
Moderate
Snow Profile Coordinates: 
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