State of the Snowpack for 3/16/2019 - 3/22/2019

Dates of the Week: 
3/16/2019 to 3/22/2019
Avalanche Problems: 
General Snowpack Structure: 
  • Deep consistent snowpack with the upper pack going through melt-freeze cycles. It did not go through enough melt-freeze cycles to produce consistent widespread corn conditions.
  • Variable dust on crust conditions March 20-22
Weather Events: 
  • High pressure with sunny skies and cold nights March 16-19.
  • Small storm with limited accumulation and wind, but cooler temperatures for March 20-21.