Observation: Whites Bedground Area

Observation Date
01/19/2018
Observer Name
Weed, Staples, Brackelsberg

Region:

Location Name or Route
Right Hand Fork, Richards Hollow, Whites Bedground, Logan Peak
Weather
Sky
Broken
Wind Direction
Southwest
Wind Speed
Moderate
Weather Comments
mild temperatures
Snow Profile
Aspect
North
Elevation
8500
Slope Angle
24
Comments

We found pretty good stability, but buried layers of sugary faceted snow still plague the snowpack.  There is also feathers of surface hoar of frost crystals widespread on the snow surface.  Hopefully warm temperatures and wind will destroy this before it's buried by today's storm.

Today's Observed Danger Rating
Low
Tomorrows Estimated Danger Rating
Moderate
Snow Profile Coordinates