11th Annual Utah Snow & Avalanche Workshop Open and Motorized Sessions Oct. 27th.
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Observation Date: 
1/20/2017
Observer Name: 
Jackson Chandler
Region: 
Provo
Location Name or Route: 
Lion's Head
Weather
Sky: 
Overcast
Precipitation: 
Light Snowfall
Wind Direction: 
Northeast
Wind Speed: 
Moderate
Weather Comments: 
Graupel this morning turned into light snow in the afternoon.
Snow Characteristics
New Snow Depth: 
3"
New Snow Density: 
Low
Snow Surface Conditions: 
Powder
Snow Characteristics Comments: 
Beneath the most recent snow, there was a 2" rain crust growing facets underneath. Surface hoar on top of that crust has also been preserved.
Red Flags
Red Flags: 
Wind Loading
Poor Snowpack Structure
Snow Profile
Aspect: 
Southwest
Elevation: 
8400
Today's Observed Danger Rating: 
Low
Tomorrows Estimated Danger Rating: 
Low
Snow Profile Coordinates: 
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