Snow Profile - Glencoe 02/04/2017 12:00:00

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SAIS - Snow Profile - Location Details

Date: 02/04/2017 Time: 12:00 Area: Glencoe Obs: PH
Grid: 256504 Alt: 1050m Aspect: 60° Incline: 30°
Location: Meall a Bhuiridh

SAIS - Snow Profile Data

Air Temp: 2.3° Wind Dir: 270° Wind Speed: 5mph Cloud 90%
Precip Code: 0 - None Drift(Y/N): N Total Snow Depth: 70cm
Foot Pen: 10cm Ski Pen: N/A Rain at 900(Y/N): N

Summit Station Data

Summit Air Temp: 0.0° Summit Wind Dir: 225° Summit Wind Speed: 13mph

Avalanche Data

Observed aval. hazard: Low Forecast aval. hazard: Low Avalanche Code: 0
Comments:

Profile Data

Max temp gradient: 0.1 °C/10cm
Max hardness diff. of adjacent layers: 3

Depth Comments F F2 E R e
1 * * 2 * *
10 * * 2 * *
17 * * 2 * *
30 * * 3 * *
33 * * 0 * *
45 * * 2 * *
70 * * 2 * *
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