Snodgrass/Gothic

CB Avalanche Center 2020-21 Observations

Date of Observation: 02/22/2021
Name: Frank Stern

Zone: Southeast Mountains
Location: Snodgrass/Gothic
Aspect: North East, East
Elevation: 9,500-10,500

Avalanches: One looks like a natural release today, crown maybe 100′ long, east and below California bowl, D2. One or two (might have all happened at once in 2nd bowl, combined width 500′ or so, ran 700-800 feet. One on lower East of Gothic.   CBAC Note: Some of these may have run earlier in the cycle (ob A, ob B).  Hard to keep track of all the crowns on Snodgrass.
Weather: Sunny
Snowpack: Some wind and sun crust, mostly soft.