Observation: Summit

Location: Summit Lake weather conditions 3/26/15

Route & General Observations

Light rain was falling in the area. Snow line was at 1800′ elevation but temperatures warmed rapidly into the lower 40’s after observation was made.

Weather & Snow Characteristics
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Light rain was observed today with 0.2" recorded. Minimal snow accumulation was seen at upper elevations. Ridge top winds have been from the NNE today, 16-24 mph with a peak gust of 37mph. Winds were higher yesterday out of the N-NNE, 25-30 mph with a peak gust 77mph. Temperatures at upper elevations remain below freezing(25-27F) but were well above freezing at Summit Lake elevation ~1400' (High temperature today 42F).