Observation: Summit

Location: lower summit lake

Route & General Observations

Surface hoar from elevation of Hyw to 2500′ varied significantly in size over area w/o much pattern to it. Lots of NSF.
Slight wind effects started about 2500′. Dug at 2750′ Windslbs started about 2900′.

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Observer Comments


Weather & Snow Characteristics
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Partialy cloudy, warmest temps. in days. 8F

Snow surface

NSF and V


Found BSH 20 cm down but it was not reactive in tests.
Missed adding ECTX in snowpilot.
Steep temp. gradient through out nearly the entire pack.

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