Snow Profile - Glencoe 10/02/2018 11:30:00

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SAIS - Snow Profile - Location Details

Date: 10/02/2018 Time: 11:30 Area: Glencoe Obs: PM
Grid: 257507 Alt: 924m Aspect: 87° Incline: 31°
Location: Meall a Bhuiridh

SAIS - Snow Profile Data

Air Temp: 0.3° Wind Dir: 260° Wind Speed: 5mph Cloud 100%
Precip Code: 4 - Light Showers Drift(Y/N): Y Total Snow Depth: 150cm
Foot Pen: 15cm Ski Pen: N/A Rain at 900(Y/N): Y

Summit Station Data

Summit Air Temp: -2.0° Summit Wind Dir: 247° Summit Wind Speed: 30mph

Avalanche Data

Observed aval. hazard: Considerable + Forecast aval. hazard: Considerable - Avalanche Code: 1021
Comments: Small loose snow avalanches noted on Easterly aspects.

Profile Data

Max temp gradient: 0.8 °C/10cm
Max hardness diff. of adjacent layers: 1

Depth Comments F F2 E R e
2 slight melt freeze * * 1.00 * *
11 * * 1.00 * *
29 * * 1.00 * *
50 * * 2.00 * N/A
150 Firm refrozen snowpack * * 2.00 * N/A
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