Temperature Crusts Everywhere

CB Avalanche Center 2015-16 Observations

Location: Crested Butte Area
Date of Observation: 03/22/2016
Name: JSJ
Subject: Temperature Crusts Everywhere
Aspect: North, North East, East, West
Elevation: 9,300’-11,300′

Avalanches:
Weather: Overcast, Warm, Steady moderate to strong winds with extreme gusts from the WSW
Snowpack: Temperature and MF crusts observed on almost all aspects and slopes below 11,000’, some very slick on the surface. Wind still transporting and depositing snow onto lee aspects. Zero precip as of 1530.