SH on the snow surface

CB Avalanche Center 2015-16 Observations

Location: Kebler Pass Area
Date of Observation: 12/09/2015
Name: Ben Pritchett
Subject: SH on the snow surface
Aspect: North, South
Elevation: near and below treeline

Snowpack: Surface Hoar widespread in Anthracites. 2-3mm SH on the sunnies, 5-7mm SH on the shadies. Still barely supportive on lower angled slopes; facet wallowing on steeper terrain. The Dec 10th or 11th interface will likely be a player for a while to come!