Baldy SW Shoulder/Elkton

CB Avalanche Center 2015-16 Observations

Location: Paradise Divide Area
Date of Observation: 12/28/2015
Name: J Banks
Subject: Baldy SW Shoulder/Elkton
Aspect: South, South West, West
Elevation: 9,500-11,600ft

Avalanches:
Weather: Calm to light in general, gusting to Moderate NW winds on Ridgetops
Snowpack: SNOWPACK/AVALANCHE OBS:
No signs of instability.
HS 100-130cm
6-10cm 4F+ windslab only on the ridgetop @ 11,600
ski pen 10-15cm
Evidence of heavy wind scouring along the high elevation ridges (12,0000 and up) from NW/W loading onto E/SE