Snow Profile - Torridon 30/03/2017 11:06:00

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SAIS - Snow Profile - Location Details

Date: 30/03/2017 Time: 11:06 Area: Torridon Obs: AC
Grid: 967593 Alt: 742m Aspect: 65° Incline: 32°
Location: Coire an Laoigh, Beinn Eighe

SAIS - Snow Profile Data

Air Temp: 5.3° Wind Dir: 100° Wind Speed: 10mph Cloud 100%
Precip Code: 0 - None Drift(Y/N): N Total Snow Depth: 47cm
Foot Pen: 15cm Ski Pen: N/A Rain at 900(Y/N): Y

Summit Station Data

Summit Air Temp: 5.5° Summit Wind Dir: 203° Summit Wind Speed: 31mph

Avalanche Data

Observed aval. hazard: Low Forecast aval. hazard: Low Avalanche Code: 0
Comments: A very wet snowpack. Many horizons of decomposed graupel observed within the snowpack.

Profile Data

Max temp gradient: 0.0 °C/10cm
Max hardness diff. of adjacent layers: 2

Depth Comments F F2 E R e
11 * * 4 * *
13 * * 4 * *
26 * * 3 * *
40 * * 3 * *
47 * * 3 * *
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