Observation: Turnagain

Location: Taylor pass

Route & General Observations

Standard sunburst up track to weather station and down to Taylor pass. Light snow starting around 12:15. Some light snow transport along ridge, trace amounts of accumulation.

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Observer Comments

No obvious signs of instability.

Weather & Snow Characteristics
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Light snow, a few patches of blue sky.

Snow surface

Supportable crust above alder line with some dust after 12. The lighter you are the better below alder line.


Did have a ectn21 resistant planar 11cm below surface. Failure was at crust 4F interface. 20 degree slope, NW aspect.

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