Red Lady, Red Coon Glades

CB Avalanche Center2018-19 Observations

Location: Kebler Pass Area
Date of Observation: 11/28/2018
Name: Ben Ammon

Subject: Red Lady, Red Coon Glades
Aspect: East, South East, South, South West
Elevation: BTL, NTL, ATL

Weather: Broken skies in the morning, snow started around 10am, picked up in intensity at 11am, and was snowing heavily by the afternoon. Winds were calm to start, then light towards moderate ATL.
Snowpack: Crusts on S, SE, SW aspects with slope angles greater than 15 degrees. Observed a large collapse on S aspect NTL in Red Lady Glades. Sudden results NTL in Red Lady Glades. S and SE aspects ATL primarily scoured and still not accumulating new snow. Similar crust formation in Red Coon Glades.