Date of Observation: 03/04/2017
Aspect: North, West
Elevation: 8,800’ to 12,000′
Weather: Sunny for most of the day, with high, pre-frontal clouds in the middle of the day. No precip, but plenty of strong radiation. Light winds with moderate gusts above 11,000’. It was plenty warm.
Snowpack: Snow surface continues to facet on northern aspects. We found several pockets of large SH in very sheltered areas. Sunny aspects had up to a 5cm MF crust on surface. No signs of instabilities were observed.