Guess what!

CB Avalanche Center 2020-21 Observations

Date of Observation: 02/07/2021
Name: Lee Pow

 

Zone: Southeast Mountains
Location: Elk basin area, no name ridge
Aspect: South East, South, South West
Elevation: 9000-11000

 

Avalanches: A few D2’s off of primarily southern aspect, solar influenced.   1 ran at ~10am, the others maybe 2 hours after.  2 shaped drainages in the lower reaches slid wall to wall, likely during our last load
Weather: Sunny and windy AF
Snowpack: Guess what? It’s all facets.
130cm hst, 3 melt freeze crusts 3cm or thinner, about 20cm apart, all facets from about 40cm down. With about 20cm of windbuff on top. Like sour cream on top of a rotten burrito.

Tried 2 ects, both failed before fully isolated ;)~

Its going to get better……right????