Snow Profile - Northern Cairngorms 12/02/2018 12:50:00

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SAIS - Snow Profile - Location Details

Date: 12/02/2018 Time: 12:50 Area: Northern Cairngorms Obs: MD
Grid: 989031 Alt: 1012m Aspect: 100° Incline: 30°
Location: E side Fiachaill Sneachda

SAIS - Snow Profile Data

Air Temp: -6.0° Wind Dir: 240° Wind Speed: 15mph Cloud 80%
Precip Code: 0 - None Drift(Y/N): Y Total Snow Depth: 98cm
Foot Pen: 30cm Ski Pen: N/A Rain at 900(Y/N): N

Summit Station Data

Summit Air Temp: -6.9° Summit Wind Dir: 273° Summit Wind Speed: 41mph

Avalanche Data

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

Profile Data

Max temp gradient: 2.0 °C/10cm
Max hardness diff. of adjacent layers: 2

Depth Comments F F2 E R e
25 * * 0.50 * *
35 reactive fail at 25, facets * * 1.00 * *
60 * * 1.00 * *
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