Kebler Pass Pocket

CB Avalanche Center2014-15 Observations

Location: Kebler Pass Area
Date of Observation: 01/14/2015
Title: Pocket
Aspect: East
Elevation: 12000

Avalanches: Small pocket released on steep, East cliffy terrain above treeline. Looked like new storm snow that had been recently loaded.

Weather: sunny, strong winds at ridgelines

Snowpack: 4-7 inches of new low density snow that fell over weak facets/windboard in the shade and melt freeze-crust or solar aspects