northern hoar and southern sun

CB Avalanche Center 2019-20 Observations

Location: Kebler Pass Area
Date of Observation: 01/20/2020
Subject: northern hoar and southern sun
Aspect: North, North East, South East, South, North West
Elevation: 10,000-11,400

Snowpack: noticeably warming snow on southern aspects below 11,400 with roller balling in the afternoon before cloud cover cooled things down.

surface hoar present on north facing snow up as high as 11,300, enough to make for loud facet-y sounding turns in ziggins.