Mt. Emmons Red Lady Glades

CB Avalanche Center 2018-19 Observations

Location: Crested Butte Area
Date of Observation: 01/19/2019
Name: ADB

Subject: Mt. Emmons Red Lady Glades
Aspect: South East, South
Elevation: BTL/NTL/ATL


Scarp Ridge: SE/E aspect-during the past snow storm, SS-N-R2-D2.

Weather: BTL: Warm temperatures and mostly calm.
ATL/NTL: Cold temperatures with moderate winds blowing snow . Some snow transport into SE aspects of Red lady Bowl. Snow was being blown in different directions. Other surrounding peaks such as Axtell and Whetstone had snow being blown from ridges.
Sky: Few to Scattered clouds.

Snowpack: skin track is well established and remained on the track. no cracking; whumping; or collapsing.