E-SE ATL obs

CB Avalanche Center 2017-18 Observations

Location: Paradise Divide Area
Date of Observation: 03/01/2018
Name: Alex Banas

Subject: E-SE ATL obs
Aspect: East, South East
Elevation: NTL

Avalanches:

None. No CR, CO, AV observed.

Weather: Clear in the AM transitioning to scattered by 1300. Warm temps, moderate solar, Calm winds.
Snowpack: HS : 117cm. Persistent slab structure is present but not reactive in snowpack tests. The E-SE at treeline snowpack on the Gothic shoulder is harboring only a few melt-freeze crusts and a strong midpack. True east surface conditions stayed dry throughout the day with anything with more of a southerly tilt becoming moist by 1200.

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