11th Annual Utah Snow & Avalanche Workshop Open and Motorized Sessions Oct. 27th.
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Observation Date: 
1/28/2018
Observer Name: 
Glew
Location Name or Route: 
Scott's Pass
Weather
Sky: 
Broken
Wind Direction: 
West
Wind Speed: 
Calm
Weather Comments: 
Mostly high clouds with a few warm pokes of sun. Clearing towards the late afternoon. Really warm day!!!
Snow Characteristics
Snow Surface Conditions: 
Powder
Rain-Rime Crust
Damp
Snow Characteristics Comments: 

Found a thin rime crust on almost all snow aspects. The only place I found powder snow was in tightly spaced conifer trees. which blocked the rime from the snow surface. 

Red Flags
Red Flags: 
Recent Avalanches
Poor Snowpack Structure
Today's Observed Danger Rating: 
Moderate
Tomorrows Estimated Danger Rating: 
Moderate
Snow Profile Coordinates: 
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