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Observation: Hatcher Pass

Location: S/SW Aspect of Marmot Ridge

Date:
Observer:
Route & General Observations

Started at Fish Hook parking lot and skinned up the south facing aspect of Marmot Ridge, 3500′. Skiing conditions were poor.

Weather & Snow Characteristics
Please provide details to help us determine the weather and snowpack during the time this observation took place.
Weather

Steadily overcast throughout the day and temps remained consistent around 1 degree celsius,

Snow surface

Snow surface was a melt freeze crust.

Snowpack

Layer of concern was depth hoar (2mm) over a melt freeze crust at 80cm down.
CT12SC@80CM
CT18SC@80CM
ETCP14SC@80CM