Observation: Hatcher Pass

Location: Independence Creek

Route & General Observations

Variable snow surface conditions from soft and fluffy to too hard to get an edge.Always underlaid with faceted layers to ground

Red Flags
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Observer Comments

Current snow pack in the area we traversed generally lacked mass to initiate slides but will be critical when new snow is added

Weather & Snow Characteristics
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Sunny, Light wind from north - down valley

Snow surface

Variable fluff to hard wind slab


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