Observation: Turnagain

Location: Center Ridge, elevation 2100', aspect: 238

Route & General Observations

Rain affected snow below 1200′, moderate stability, evidence of wet, loose slides on N aspect of Sunburst releasing from mid-elevations

Weather & Snow Characteristics
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Sky OVC, snow S-1, temperature 0.5C, E winds light and gusting to 8mph

Snow surface

Smooth new heavy wet


Test pit on 25* slope: fairly homogenous upper pack, density profile progressing steadily from fist to pencil over 200+cms, no defined density steps or contrasting grain sizes
ECTX, CTH26 @82cms down Q2, test results reproduced twice

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