Snodgrass Steeps

CB Avalanche Center 2018-19 Observations

Location: Crested Butte Area
Date of Observation: 12/16/2018
Name: Will Nunez

Subject: Snodgrass Steeps
Aspect: North, North East
Elevation: 9,000 10,000

Avalanches:

Ax Small facet slugging running on the P hard 2cm crust. No other instabilities where observed

Weather: Clear, Warm, Light to no wind
Snowpack: Sx HS 63in, large to small SH on shaded aspects, F to 4F mid pack w/ P hard 2cm crust to 3mm F facets to the ground. NE to N Evl 10,000 8,000f

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