State of the Snowpack for 2/22/2020 - 2/28/2020

Dates of the Week: 
2/22/2020 to 2/28/2020
Avalanche Problems: 
General Snowpack Structure: 
  • Variable conditions including firm scoured surfaces, breakable crusts, and some areas of soft weaker snow exist on northerly aspects.
  • Spring-like melt-freeze conditions on sun-exposed E-SE-S-SW-W aspects.
Weather Events: 
  • Sunny dry weather with gradual warming early in the week and above-average temperatures for the second half of the week.
  • Widespread cloud cover and increased winds Friday.