Detailed Observation

Date2019-01-25
LocationValdez
ObserverPeter
AvalancheN

General Observations

Low in Loveland Basin, and also low in Catcher's Mitt (2800' and 2500'). Jan 25, 2019.

Snowpit test results: ECTP8 (x3 separate tests), down 30cm at new-old snow interface. Storm slab sitting on buried facets. 

This weak layer is widespread from the port to at least mile 55. There is surface hoar and near surface facets that are were buried this week.

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