Punta Bardini

SNOWPACK OBSERVATION
Punta Bardini
Submission Info
Forecaster
Sunday, February 5, 2017 - 2:00pm
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37° 37' 25.986" N, 118° 59' 8.556" W
Snowpit Observations
More detailed information about the snowpack: 

-Noon: 3.3deg C, mod SW wind, flurrying

-1:45pm: ECTN13 15cm down 4f windslab ontop of Fist+ 10cm thick layer.  9,700' N facing just on leeward side of ridge  

-Many Hand-shear tests with varying results from nothing to clean shears with moderate to hard force anywhere from 5cm to 25cm down (4f to 1f+ windslabs)

-In more sheltered areas: no rsults with hands hear tests.

-2pm: -3deg C at summit (10,100') gusty mod winds, mid snowfall. 

-a few isolated areas of shooting cracks 1-2ft long.  

-good skiing - half boot top consolidated powder in sheltered areas, some thicker dense snow below 8300'  

 

 

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