Coneys Hot Dogs, Storm Slabs getting strong!

CB Avalanche Center 2018-19 Observations

Location: Crested Butte Area
Date of Observation: 01/16/2019
Name: Will Nunez

Subject: Coneys Hot Dogs, Storm Slabs getting strong!
Aspect: North East, East
Elevation: 10,900

Avalanches:

No signs of any instability in terrain under 35*
One small storm sluff NE nose of coneys.

Weather: Obscure, S1 and pulses of S2, mod wind with strong gusts NW, temps I. The 20s.

Snowpack: HS 90-135cm, New snow ranged from 4-12”, 30cm of F new snow resting on 3mm buried surface Hoar, 50cm 4FtoF rounding facets to the ground. New storm snow was becoming stronger throughout the day.

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