Avy 1 Course

CB Avalanche Center2016-17 Observations

Location: Crested Butte Area
Date of Observation: 01/08/2017
Name: Dave Bumgarner
Subject: Avy 1 Course
Aspect: South East
Elevation: 9,200-11,600

Weather: (12:50) Elevation 11,600
Temp -4.5c
Sky: obscured
Precip: S 2
Wind: Moderate from the SW
We had a about 8-10cm fall throughout our tour
1mm plates where falling at the above time. Stellars where falling at the beginning of our tour.
We did not observe any signs of instability throughout our tour.
Snow depth was 165cm -174cm
Boot Pen 50cm
Ski Pen 20 cm
Snow Surface -4c
T20: 18c