Slate River Snow

CBAC 2020-21 Observations

Date of Observation: 02/10/2021
Name: Eric Murrow


Zone: Northwest Mountains
Location: Pittsburg area
Elevation: 8,900 – 10,400′


Avalanches: Visibility obscured much of the day. Did observe a couple of small Dry Loose avalanches running in the storm snow near treeline.
Weather: Cloudy skies and very light snow from 11 – 3. New snow accumulations of 10″ at 9,400′ near Pittsburg around 3pm. No wind transport at valley bottom, could here the wind from time to time up high, but during periods of vis never observed transport on near treeline ridges.