Observation: Summit

Location: Summit Road Obs

Route & General Observations

Road obs on the way to Tenderfoot. Widespread avalanches in channeled terrain, mostly on the east side of the road. Of note were continuous, well connected crowns in the alpine at the north end of the Summit Pass area (see photos).

Red Flags
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Observer Comments


Weather & Snow Characteristics
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1215: 20 degrees F @ Johnson Pass TH
1229: 24 degrees F @ MP55
1300: 19 degrees F @ Tenderfoot CG

Partly cloudy skies, calm wind during the entire day.

Snow surface

The most recent snow line was at approximately 2000 ft in the Summit area. Below snow line, runnels were observed.



Photos & Video
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