Hold over snow patches from last winter on Round Top.

Location Name: 
Round Top
Carson Pass Area
Date and time of observation: 
Mon, 10/30/2017 - 12:00
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United States
38° 39' 50.8212" N, 120° 0' 29.0952" W

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Obvious avalanche path

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Photo of N aspect of Round Top complex on 10/30/2017. Photo taken from TGR forum, posted there by user TahoeBC. Hold over snow patches such as these will provide a base for recreation with new snowfall, but could also hold greater avalanche risk due to the presence of a relatively planer and high density bed surface for avalanche activity.

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