CB Avalanche Center 2018-19 Observations

Location: Kebler Pass Area
Date of Observation: 12/22/2018
Name: Joey Carpenter

Subject: AMR
Aspect: North, North East, East
Elevation: 10200-11400

Weather: Skies varied between broken and overcast, intermittent snowfall with rates up to S5 and 2-3 inches accumulation throughout the day. Winds averaged in the mid-twenties, gusts in the 30s out of the NW->N and strong snow transport. Cold.
Snowpack: Last nights accumulation 4 inches with 2-3 more throughout the day. Wind was transporting snow into thin, stiff windslabs in some areas we traveled. Soft, small storm slabs (D.5) were reactive in isolated, rolling terrain steeper than 35 degrees.