Reno Divide

CB Avalanche Center 2020-21 Observations

Date of Observation: 01/08/2021
Name: D K

Zone: Southeast Mountains
Location:
Aspect: South, South West
Elevation: 11k

Avalanches: One fresh looking D2 off a southeast aspect of Hunter Hill.

Weather: Bluebird. Winds around 15 ATL
Snowpack: Initiated several collapses while setting a skintrack and skiing down in the vicinity of the track on S and SW aspects near treeline. Collapsing and cracks went up to 40′ on the largest. HS was about 80cm in sheltered areas and was punchy and unsupportive about 20% of the time

 

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