The USDA Forest Service avalanche centers are continuing to operate despite the partial government shutdown because of the critical public safety information they provide.
Week in Review for 10/29/2017 - 11/4/2017
Submitted by brandon on Wed, 11/15/2017 - 09:37
Dates of the Week:
10/28/2017 to 11/3/2017
General Snowpack Structure:
Forming snowpack with 12 to 18 inches deposited above 7,500' along Sierra Crest north of Rubicon Peak to north boundary of forecast area. 2 to 5 inches deposited elsewhere around the forecast area above 7,500'.
- First significant storm of the season Nov 3-4.
- Gale force SW winds during storm