Location: Cement Creek Area
Date of Observation: 01/26/2019
Subject: Cement Creek-Recon
Elevation: BTL-Valley Bottom
Weather: Clear skies and light winds.
Snowpack: Poking around with ski pole and digging with hands:
HS is less than 27 inches.
snow is variable between supportive and unsupportive with a few complete collapses on a buried bedrock shelf.
very qualitative and subjective:
22 inches to surface-Fist hardness
12-21 inches: 4F hardness
10-12 1F hardness
0-10 inches F hardness and full of faceted grains.