Blowmedowns east

kevvincent

Snow conditions were: Powder, Wind affected. Weather conditions were: Cloudy. We rode: Alpine slopes, Steep slopes. We avoided: Convex slopes. Riding quality was good.

Snowpack

Dug a quick pit, depth of 60 cm. Top layer of new snow in the past 48 hrs was aprox 30cm deep to a heavy crust layer. Continued to did down another 30 cm into heavy crust base. Performed a isolated colum test.results were fractured on the crust layer at 30cm mark with medium pressure. Top 30cm of snow had a styrofoam consistency with 10 cm of fresh powder on top.

Weather

High winds mixed with snow overnight from a south east direction Winds dropped out by morning and stayed light winds all day. Total amount of new snow 10cm