Fat Ridge/Salt Creek Bowl

Observer(s) Location: Report #:
1018
Mode of Travel: Complete Report Date/Time: Orig Report Date/Time:
Ski (Mountaineering AT, Tele etc)   04/03/2014 12:30 AM 04/02/2014 8:37 PM
Type of Report:
                       

Red Flags:
Recent avalanche activity
Wind

Narrative

Large cornices on N.,N.E.,and E.aspects and everything in between at ridgetops.Also noticed evidence of sluffing under many of the cornices observed.There was a moderate N.W. wind blowing all day.Copious amounts of saltation was observed.N.E. facing terrain above treeline that skied beautifully yesterday is now a sastrugi wasteland.Skies were half covered this morning,by afternoon it was mostly sunny.


Pit Results;


CT22 Q3 18CM DOWN @ DENSITY CHANGE X2,TD=110


ECTN18 ON SAME LAYER


HS AT PIT=265CM



Snow & Weather
Elevation: 7500 ft
Wind: NW @ mph
Weather
-3

Wind Speed: 

Wind Direction: 

NW

Sky Conditions: 

Units: 

C