Collapsing snowpack

CB Avalanche Center 2016-17 Observations

Location: Kebler Pass Area
Date of Observation: 12/02/2016
Name: Than Acuff
Subject:
Aspect: North, North East
Elevation: ATL, BTL

Avalanches: None seen
Weather: low 20’s, light snow off and on, slight breeze out of southwest, zero snow transport
Snowpack: 2-3 feet deep, ski pen 12 inches, boot pen to the knees. Collapsing at the top of steep roll overs (35-40 degrees), big enough to shake snow off trees, large cracks but nothing moved. Collapsing in flats as well