Crested Butte Area

CB Avalanche Center 2014-15 Observations

LOCATION: Crested Butte Area
DATE OF OBSERVATION: 01/26/2015
NAME: ADB
ASPECT: South
ELEVATION: BTL
AVALANCHES: None
WEATHER: Sunny. Very warm. Calm.



SNOWPACK: We did two snow surveys for State of Colorado Water Supply Forecasts. Sites were at the bottom of Red Lady Glades and near Slate River by the Lower Loop. Sites had common results.. Depth of snow ranged between 26 and 31 inches. Snow density ranged between 21 and 26%.

Development of surface hoar up to 2.5 cm.