Observation: Steam Mill Peak Area

Observation Date
01/12/2018
Observer Name
Brett Verhoef

Region:

Location Name or Route
Steam Mill Peak Northeast Ridge
Weather
Sky
Overcast
Precipitation
Light Snowfall
Wind Speed
Calm
Snow Characteristics
New Snow Depth
5"
New Snow Density
Medium
Snow Surface Conditions
Powder
Dense Loose
Snow Characteristics Comments
Graupel in first 2 cm
Red Flags
Red Flags
Heavy Snowfall
Wind Loading
Poor Snowpack Structure
Avalanche Problem #1
Type
Persistent Slab
Snow Profile
Aspect
Northeast
Elevation
8700
Slope Angle
22
Today's Observed Danger Rating
High
Tomorrows Estimated Danger Rating
Considerable
Snow Profile Coordinates