Weak snow, waiting for a slab near town

CB Avalanche CenterCBAC Observations

Date of Observation: 12/23/2021
Name: Zach Guy and Zach Kinler

Zone: Southeast Mountains
Route Description: Red Lady Ave and Elk Ave avalanche terrain features near downtown Crested Butte

Observed avalanche activity: No
Snowpack: The snowpack is shallow, weak, and entirely faceted, with a couple of surface hoar layers. The amount of snowfall over the next week will directly influence slab size on these slopes. See profiles.