Location: Crested Butte Area
Date of Observation: 01/09/2019
Subject: Snodgrass-GFP after the storm
Aspect: East, South West, West
Weather: Calm, few clouds, and warming temperatures above freezing. Warm in the sun.
Snowpack: 1 cm surface hoar widespread in open areas with no shading.
Disclaimer again: Very qualitative tests with hands and poles.
Off main skin track and filled in skin track, no collapsing and one shooting crack.
SW Aspect- hand test CT 13 Q3 on crust 12 inches below snow surface
W Aspect uphill of the weather station CT 4 Q3 on crust 12 inches below snow surface.