CB Avalanche Center2016-17 Observations

Location: Paradise Divide Area
Date of Observation: 01/03/2017
Subject: Booyah
Aspect: North East
Elevation: BTL

Avalanches: none seen but vis was spotty, got one wind loaded pocket 16 inches deep 30 feet wide to pull out on a 35-degree slope but didn’t go anywhere due to terrain characteristics.
Weather: snowing off and on, at times rather heavily. wind gusts out of the southwest transporting snow and loading top of rollers with wind lips forming in areas higher in basin
Snowpack: ski pen 16-18 inches, light and fluffy but dense and compacted in more open areas