Week in Review for 11/18/2017 - 11/24/2017

Dates of the Week: 
11/18/2017 to 11/24/2017
Avalanche Problems: 
General Snowpack Structure: 
  • Weak layer at the base of the snowpack on northerly aspects gains strength and is no longer reactive.
  • Snowpack goes through full-depth melt-freeze transitions at all elevations. Snowpack now looks more like a shallow spring snowpack. 
Weather Events: 
  • Very warm temperatures with highs in the 50's at all elevation
  • Light rain up to at least 10000 ft. on 11/20
  • High pressure for most of the week