Downed trees and skeeters

CB Avalanche Center2016-17 Observations

Location: Crested Butte Area
Date of Observation: 01/16/2017
Subject: Downed trees and skeeters
Aspect: North East
Elevation: TL, BTL

Avalanches: Remnants of sluffs from past couple of days that have stiffened, no activity while skiing 40-degree pitches. Snow settling from in the face on saturday to in the waist on Sunday to in the knees on Monday while skiing
Weather: high 20’s, slight breeze
Snowpack: Several trees down on skin track, looked to have fallen Sunday evening. And our second sighting of a mosquito, global weirding