Snowpit From 7676 near Brundage Res.

Location Name: 
76...Above/North of Brundage Resevoir
Region: 
Slab Butte/Wong’s Bowl Area
Date and time of observation: 
Wed, 12/16/2015 - 14:20
Location Map: 
United States
45° 3' 51.7212" N, 116° 8' 4.2036" W
US


Red Flags: 
Recent loading by new snow, wind, or rain

Observation made by: Forecaster
Snowpit Observations
More detailed information about the snowpack: 

The failure is 45 cm down from the surface, Un-cohesive snow. Loose, dry sluffs, and or soft slabs will be the hazard, especially in steep terrain.-10c air temp, -7c on the surface, and -9c at 20

Snowpack photos: 
Weather Observations
Blowing Snow: 
Yes
Cloud Cover: 
75% of the sky covered by clouds
Air temperature: 
Below Freezing
Wind Speed: 
Light
Precipitation: 
Snow
Air temperature trend: 
Cooling
Wind Direction: 
Northwest
Accumulation rate: 
Less than 1 in. per hour