Frozen crusts

CB Avalanche Center2015-16 Observations

Location: Kebler Pass Area
Date of Observation: 02/27/2016
Name: Zach Guy
Subject: Frozen crusts
Aspect: South East, South, South West
Elevation: 10000-12000t.

Weather: Few clouds increased to overcast by late morning, and decreased to few by sunset. Moderate SW winds, no snow transport. Mild temps
Snowpack: Thick and supportive crusts on southerly aspects remained mostly frozen today due to increased cloud cover and winds. Dusty snow surfaces softened by mid-day and lower elevation were soft in the p.m., with 2-3″ of ski pen. No signs of instability.