Week in Review for 2/10/2018 - 2/16/2018

Dates of the Week: 
2/10/2018 to 2/16/2018
Avalanche Problems: 
General Snowpack Structure: 


  • Minor new snow amounts on surface assimilated into pack or scoured away by wind.
  • Shallow snowpack on all but northerly aspectsMelt-freeze conditions on E-SE-S-SW-W aspects where snow cover exists.
  • Well-consolidated snowpack on NW-N-NE aspects with soft snow lingering on untracked sheltered N aspects and a mix of wind scoured surfaces and breakable crusts on more exposed northerly aspects
Weather Events: 
  • High pressure last weekend
  • Small cold storm on Sunday night to Monday. 1 to 2 inches of snow most areas with up to 4 in isolated areas.
  • Mostly sunny and dry weather the rest of the week with some wind.

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