Observation: Snowbasin Backcountry

Observation Date
02/25/2017
Observer Name
Snowbasin 101 kory

Region:

Location Name or Route
Snowbasin perimeter
Weather
Sky
Obscured
Precipitation
Moderate Snowfall
Wind Direction
West
Wind Speed
Light
Weather Comments
Did not get to the ridgelines
Snow Characteristics
New Snow Depth
5"
New Snow Density
Low
Snow Surface Conditions
Powder
Red Flags
Red Flags Comments
Medium precipitation intensity, no wind slabs
Avalanche Problem #1
Type
Loose Dry Snow
Trend
Same
Avalanche Problem #2
Type
Wind Slab
Trend
Same
Problem #2 Comments
Expected among ridgelines
Today's Observed Danger Rating
Moderate
Tomorrows Estimated Danger Rating
None
Snow Profile Coordinates