Snow Profile - Northern Cairngorms 10/02/2018 11:40:00

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SAIS - Snow Profile - Location Details

Date: 10/02/2018 Time: 11:40 Area: Northern Cairngorms Obs: KG
Grid: 997042 Alt: 1000m Aspect: 40° Incline: 28°
Location: Cas ridge

SAIS - Snow Profile Data

Air Temp: -1.0° Wind Dir: 260° Wind Speed: 20mph Cloud 40%
Precip Code: 6 - Snow Showers Drift(Y/N): Y Total Snow Depth: 195cm
Foot Pen: 25cm Ski Pen: N/A Rain at 900(Y/N): N

Summit Station Data

Summit Air Temp: -3.0° Summit Wind Dir: 243° Summit Wind Speed: 32mph

Avalanche Data

Observed aval. hazard: Considerable - Forecast aval. hazard: Considerable - Avalanche Code: 0
Comments:

Profile Data

Max temp gradient: 1.0 °C/10cm
Max hardness diff. of adjacent layers: 2

Depth Comments F F2 E R e
3 * * 1.00 * *
6 touchy fail @ 4cm * * 1.00 * *
15 * * 1.00 * *
20 stubborn fail @ 18cm * * 1.00 * *
33 * * 1.00 * *
43 stubborn fail @ 35cm * * 1.00 * *
100 * * 1.00 * *
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