4″ new, no instabilities

CB Avalanche Center2015-16 Observations

Location: Kebler Pass Area
Date of Observation: 03/30/2016
Name: Zach Guy
Subject: 4″ new, no instabilities
Aspect: South East, South, South West, West
Elevation: 10,000-12,000

Avalanches: Some brief views of southern Ruby Range and Scarp Ridge, with no recent avalanches.

Weather: Overcast and broken skies, Periods of S-1 to S1, with 2″ of accumulation through the day. Calm winds in the morning increased to moderate with stronger gusts by the afternoon, variable directions but generally SW. Light snow transport in the PM. S3 at the end of the day.

Snowpack: 3-4″ of creamy storm snow, with minimal signs of wind drifting at all elevations. Fell on thick, supportive crusts on ESE to SW aspects, and settled powder on due west. No signs of instability.