11th Annual Utah Snow & Avalanche Workshop Open and Motorized Sessions Oct. 27th.
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Observation Date: 
2/2/2018
Observer Name: 
Kikkert
Location Name or Route: 
Upper Weber Canyon
Weather
Sky: 
Overcast
Precipitation: 
Mixed Snow-Rain
Wind Direction: 
West
Wind Speed: 
Moderate
Weather Comments: 
Light rain in the AM up to 9,000'. Mixed snow and rime above 9,000'. Most slopes had a thin rime crust by the end of the day.
Snow Characteristics
Snow Surface Conditions: 
Dense Loose
Wind Crust
Rain-Rime Crust
Damp
Snow Characteristics Comments: 

Every snow condition you can imagine is out there. 

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

This season is a good example of why these weak layers earn their name. I have noticed only a slight change in sensitivity in the last week. Still worth giving steep north through northeast facing slopes time.

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