Feb 2019

February 19, 2019 0630 AM

  • Posted by SolMountain

January conditions continue .

5 cm new snow,  -  13 , snowing lightly, no wind.  30-40 cm recent low density storm snow.  Total 70 to 80 cm settled snow overlies the Januray 16 layer of surface hoar treeline and below, and sun crust on south aspects.  Wind affect treeline and above.  

No new natural avalanches yesterday.  Ski cut the south facing Bunny slope slabs - size 2 soft slab failing on surface hoar over a sun crust.

Guests skiing south and west sides of Mt. Baldur, Baldurzone, Chicken Knob, and Bunny West yesterday.


South Columbias Avalanche Bulletin



Meter Reader shows snow depth at bottom of number.

February 4 Snow depth = 275 cm