11th Annual Utah Snow & Avalanche Workshop Open and Motorized Sessions Oct. 27th.
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Observation Date: 
1/12/2018
Observer Name: 
Everett
Location Name or Route: 
Powder Mountain Backcountry
Weather
Sky: 
Broken
Wind Direction: 
Northwest
Wind Speed: 
Light
Weather Comments: 
Varible wind direction at location of obs.
Snow Characteristics
Snow Surface Conditions: 
Powder
Dense Loose
Snow Characteristics Comments: 

Graupel and Rimed Precip Particle on Surface Smooth supportable skiing.

Red Flags
Red Flags: 
Poor Snowpack Structure
Avalanche Problem #1
Type: 
Persistent Weak Layer
Problem #1 Comments: 

see obs

 

Snow Profile
Aspect: 
Northwest
Elevation: 
8400
Slope Angle: 
37
Comments: 

Cant get videos to load but, PCT 30/100 End @ 30cm

Today's Observed Danger Rating: 
Considerable
Tomorrows Estimated Danger Rating: 
Considerable
Snow Profile Coordinates: 
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