Snow Profile - Lochaber 12/02/2018 15:11:00

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SAIS - Snow Profile - Location Details

Date: 12/02/2018 Time: 15:11 Area: Lochaber Obs: KM
Grid: 186742 Alt: 1050m Aspect: 30° Incline: 18°
Location: Aonach Mor: North slopes

SAIS - Snow Profile Data

Air Temp: -4.9° Wind Dir: 230° Wind Speed: 20mph Cloud 100%
Precip Code: 6 - Snow Showers Drift(Y/N): Y Total Snow Depth: 71cm
Foot Pen: 40cm Ski Pen: N/A Rain at 900(Y/N): N

Summit Station Data

Summit Air Temp: -7.0° Summit Wind Dir: 250° Summit Wind Speed: 35mph

Avalanche Data

Observed aval. hazard: Considerable + Forecast aval. hazard: Considerable + Avalanche Code: 8800
Comments: Failures at 11cm (Reactive), 26cm (Touchy) and 49cm (Reactive).

Profile Data

Max temp gradient: 1.7 °C/10cm
Max hardness diff. of adjacent layers: 3

Depth Comments F F2 E R e
9 * * 1.00 * *
26 * * 1.50 * *
38 * * 1.00 * *
49 * * 0.50 * *
58 * * 1.50 * *
73 * * 3.00 * N/A
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