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Observation Date: 
02/16/2018
Observer Name: 
Kikkert
Region: 
Uintas
Location Name or Route: 
Humpy Creek
Weather
Sky: 
Broken
Wind Direction: 
Southwest
Wind Speed: 
Moderate
Weather Comments: 
Winds decently well behaved most the day, but picked up mid afternoon.
Snow Characteristics
New Snow Depth: 
13"
New Snow Density: 
Low
Snow Surface Conditions: 
Powder
Snow Characteristics Comments: 

Good powder all aspects, mid elevation south took heat and will have a crust tomorrow. 

Avalanche Problem #1
Type: 
Wind Slab
Problem #1 Comments: 

As noted above, well behaved today. Did ski cut out one small slab, approx 10’ wide and 16” deep. Was on a steep northerly facing slope that has avalanched previously this year so the underlying snow was thin and faceted. See photos. These types of slopes will be quite suspect next week. 

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