SheJumps Avi 1

CB Avalanche Center 2017-18 Observations

Location: Crested Butte Area
Date of Observation: 01/15/2018
Name: Sarah Johnson

Subject: SheJumps Avi 1
Aspect: Northeast
Elevation: Below Tree Line

Avalanches:

Saw 2 previous avalanches on eastern aspects on ridge lines in coney’s area. One was previously reported on the ridge on 1/13/18 and one not known to be reported further south.

Weather: Warm; felt cool. NE Wind – light to moderate. Blowing snow. Few clouds.
Snowpack: No new snow. Wide-spread surface hoar. Snow height: 50-80 cm. Collapses: three in eastern facing rollover in a meadow with willows throughout area.

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