Coneys

CB Avalanche Center 2015-16 Observations

Location: Crested Butte Area
Date of Observation: 01/27/2016
Name: Alex Banas
Subject: Coneys
Aspect: North East, East
Elevation: 9,900-10,900

Avalanches:

Weather: WEATHER: Few Clouds, noticeable inversion
10am T Surf: -13c T20: -11c
2pm Tsurf: -10.7c Air: -9c

Snowpack: Widespread surface hoar from the TH to the top of Coneys. The sun cut it down mostly throughout the day but some is still preserved in the shady spots. Hs varied from 110-120cm throughout coney bowl. No signs of instabilities. Ski pen: 19cm Boot pen: 40cm