Observation: Hatcher Pass

Location: Flats below Microdot

Route & General Observations

Toured the flats below microdot which offered the least scoured and most ideal conditions.

Weather & Snow Characteristics
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Winds throughout the day transporting/loading at ridgetops, mostly sunny.
Sun was quite warm yet no rolllerballs seen on sunny slopes and snow remained dry through 3pm.

Snow surface

Variable. Recycled dry snow, sastrugi, wind slabs (shallow and deep).
No melt freeze crust noted on sunny slopes, skiing was all transported dry snow at lower elevations. Up high looked hammered by wind.

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