11th Annual Utah Snow & Avalanche Workshop Open and Motorized Sessions Oct. 27th.
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Observation Date: 
1/12/2018
Observer Name: 
St Jeor
Location Name or Route: 
Spring Canyon
Weather
Sky: 
Obscured
Precipitation: 
Light Snowfall
Wind Speed: 
Light
Weather Comments: 
Light snow most of the day with little to no accumulation. skys were clearing in the afternoon.
Snow Characteristics
New Snow Depth: 
18"
New Snow Density: 
Medium
Snow Surface Conditions: 
Powder
Snow Characteristics Comments: 

All of our stability tests were failing on facets above the most recent crust with good propagation. The crusts are heavily faceted and getting harder to identify. Riding conditions are much improved but there are still a lot of obstacles out there.

Red Flags
Red Flags: 
Recent Avalanches
Heavy Snowfall
Wind Loading
Cracking
Collapsing
Poor Snowpack Structure
Snow Profile
Aspect: 
North
Elevation: 
9700
Slope Angle: 
15
Today's Observed Danger Rating: 
High
Tomorrows Estimated Danger Rating: 
High
Snow Profile Coordinates: 
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