Snow Profile - Glencoe 11/02/2018 11:20:00

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SAIS - Snow Profile - Location Details

Date: 11/02/2018 Time: 11:20 Area: Glencoe Obs: PM
Grid: 251503 Alt: 1089m Aspect: 150° Incline: 37°
Location: Meall a Bhuiridh

SAIS - Snow Profile Data

Air Temp: -5.7° Wind Dir: 303° Wind Speed: 10mph Cloud 70%
Precip Code: 4 - Light Showers Drift(Y/N): Y Total Snow Depth: 80cm
Foot Pen: 35cm Ski Pen: N/A Rain at 900(Y/N): N

Summit Station Data

Summit Air Temp: -7.0° Summit Wind Dir: 300° Summit Wind Speed: 36mph

Avalanche Data

Observed aval. hazard: Considerable - Forecast aval. hazard: Considerable + Avalanche Code: 4400
Comments: Field test showed several Touchy to Reactive shears.

Profile Data

Max temp gradient: 1.3 °C/10cm
Max hardness diff. of adjacent layers: 3

Depth Comments F F2 E R e
36 * * 1.00 * *
41 Reactive shears on melt freeze crust * * 1.00 * *
43 * * 2.00 * N/A
80 Ground * * 1.00 * *
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