State of the Snowpack for 2/26/2022 - 3/4/2022

Dates of the Week: 
2/26/2022 to 3/4/2022
Avalanche Problems: 
General Snowpack Structure: 
  • Well consolidated snowpack
  • Melt-freeze in nearly all areas. Exceptions on well shaded northerly aspects above about 8,200'.
  • Old near surface facet layer buried Feb 14 no longer a concern.
Weather Events: 
  • Gradual warming through the week.
  • Trace rain and snow late Thursday (0.02 in SWE)
  • Light snowfall Friday, increasing during the evening hours.