State of the Snowpack for 12/11/2021 - 12/17/2021

Dates of the Week: 
12/11/2021 to 12/17/2021
Avalanche Problems: 
General Snowpack Structure: 
  • Recent storm snow this week (6+ feet) mostly right side up and gaining strength
  • Old faceted layers now buried 6+ feet deep
  • Stability slowly improving post storm
Weather Events: 
  • Large storm event Sun night through Wednesday 4-6 feet of snow
  • Wed night through Thursday storm 1-2 feet of snow
  • Gale force SW winds with both storms