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Observations

Region: Summit
Location: Fresno Ridge
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Route & General Observations

Climbed up from gravel pit to 2850′ above The Shield. Slight wind texture started at 1750′
Significant wind affect above 2500′

Red Flags

Obvious signs of instability

Recent Avalanches?NoCollapsing (Whumphing)?NoCracking (Shooting cracks)?Yes

Observer Comments

Shooting cracks only on unsupported, wind loaded slopes. (Targeted test slopes)

Weather

Weather

Mostly sunny, light N winds, warm

Snow Characteristics

Snow surface

Partially settled NSF from the cold snap in protected areas. Windloaded or scoured spots above that.

Snowpack

First test results I have personally found on that BSH layer.

Photos & Video

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