Snow Profile - Southern Cairngorms 12/02/2018 11:40:00

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SAIS - Snow Profile - Location Details

Date: 12/02/2018 Time: 11:40 Area: Southern Cairngorms Obs: PN/MM
Grid: 185788 Alt: 1045m Aspect: 150° Incline: 28°
Location: Cairn of Claise, SE slopes

SAIS - Snow Profile Data

Air Temp: -5.1° Wind Dir: 240° Wind Speed: 17mph Cloud 100%
Precip Code: 2 - Trace Drift(Y/N): Y Total Snow Depth: 125cm
Foot Pen: 11cm Ski Pen: N/A Rain at 900(Y/N): N

Summit Station Data

Summit Air Temp: -4.6° Summit Wind Dir: 280° Summit Wind Speed: 35mph

Avalanche Data

Observed aval. hazard: Considerable - Forecast aval. hazard: Considerable + Avalanche Code: 4400
Comments:

Profile Data

Max temp gradient: 0.8 °C/10cm
Max hardness diff. of adjacent layers: 2

Depth Comments F F2 E R e
2 * * 0.00 * *
8 * * 0.50 * *
54 * * 0.50 * *
62 * * 0.50 * *
97 * * 0.50 * *
98 * * 0.50 * *
110 * * 0.00 * *
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