Snodgrass Profile

CB Avalanche Center2015-16 Observations

Location: Crested Butte Area
Date of Observation: 01/23/2016
Subject: Snodgrass Profile
Aspect: South East, South, South West
Elevation: 9,400-10,800
Snowpack: We went to Snodgrass to look at the structure of the snow on southerly aspects. On southeast through southwest aspects, top 3 cm of snow was developing a melt-freeze crust. Some eastern aspects were also developing a thin crust. Our ECT propagated at the Jan. 14 interface about 30 cm deep (ECTP12, SC).