Snow Profile - Southern Cairngorms 13/02/2018 12:15:00

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SAIS - Snow Profile - Location Details

Date: 13/02/2018 Time: 12:15 Area: Southern Cairngorms Obs: PN/SN
Grid: 131793 Alt: 885m Aspect: 90° Incline: 30°
Location: Carn Aosda Coire

SAIS - Snow Profile Data

Air Temp: -4.9° Wind Dir: 320° Wind Speed: 11mph Cloud 80%
Precip Code: 6 - Snow Showers Drift(Y/N): Y Total Snow Depth: 190cm
Foot Pen: 35cm Ski Pen: N/A Rain at 900(Y/N): N

Summit Station Data

Summit Air Temp: -4.2° Summit Wind Dir: 337° Summit Wind Speed: 18mph

Avalanche Data

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

Profile Data

Max temp gradient: 0.5 °C/10cm
Max hardness diff. of adjacent layers: 4

Depth Comments F F2 E R e
0 * * 1.00 * *
10 * * 1.00 * *
35 * * 1.00 * *
43 Failed on isolation@43cm * * 1.00 * *
62 * * 0.50 * *
63 * * 1.00 * *
64 Touchy@64cm * * 0.50 * *
105 * * 0.50 * *
115 * * 2.00 * N/A
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