Spring conditions on Esha

SNOWPACK OBSERVATION
Esha pk
Submission Info
Thursday, March 24, 2016 - 1:45pm
Snowpit Observations
More detailed information about the snowpack: 

Highly wind-affected snow on the north face of esha yielded everything from boilerplate ice to hard sastrugi to perfect corn to blown-in powder above 10,500 ft. Blowing snow at the summit, old roller-balls visible on SE aspects

Weather Observations
Blowing Snow: 
Yes
Air temperature: 
Above Freezing
Wind Speed: 
Moderate
Air temperature trend: 
Warming
Wind Direction: 
North
More detailed information about the weather: 

Mostly clear, scattered high clouds; calm at low elevation, moderate winds from the valley above 10k (mostly after 1pm)

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