State of the Snowpack for 2/9/2019 - 2/15/2019

Dates of the Week: 
2/9/2019 to 2/15/2019
Avalanche Problems: 

* Wind slab - Numerous avalanches reported. 8 people caught in wind slab avalanches.

* Storm slab - No avalanches reported

* Loose wet - No avalanches reported

General Snowpack Structure: 

Consolidated snowpack. New rain crust layer added and then buried on Feb 14.

Weather Events: 

Large storm cycles and pre storm drifting snow events. Generally low snow levels with a spike to 8,500'-9,000' on Feb 13-14.