Snow Profile - Lochaber 09/03/2018 11:00:00

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SAIS - Snow Profile - Location Details

Date: 09/03/2018 Time: 11:00 Area: Lochaber Obs: GM
Grid: 167719 Alt: 765m Aspect: 10° Incline: 25°
Location: Ben Nevis

SAIS - Snow Profile Data

Air Temp: -0.7° Wind Dir: 270° Wind Speed: 15mph Cloud 100%
Precip Code: 2 - Trace Drift(Y/N): Y Total Snow Depth: 40cm
Foot Pen: 10cm Ski Pen: N/A Rain at 900(Y/N): N

Summit Station Data

Summit Air Temp: -2.8° Summit Wind Dir: N/A Summit Wind Speed: 0mph

Avalanche Data

Observed aval. hazard: Considerable - Forecast aval. hazard: Considerable - Avalanche Code: 0
Comments: Reactive shear at 18cm

Profile Data

Max temp gradient: 0.6 °C/10cm
Max hardness diff. of adjacent layers: 2

Depth Comments F F2 E R e
14 * * 0.50 * *
18 * * 0.50 * *
24 * * 0.50 * *
40 * * 1.00 * N/A
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