Snow Profile - Northern Cairngorms 10/03/2018 11:45:00

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SAIS - Snow Profile - Location Details

Date: 10/03/2018 Time: 11:45 Area: Northern Cairngorms Obs: KG
Grid: 000045 Alt: 1010m Aspect: 300° Incline: 30°
Location: Coronation wall

SAIS - Snow Profile Data

Air Temp: -1.4° Wind Dir: 150° Wind Speed: 25mph Cloud 100%
Precip Code: 6 - Snow Showers Drift(Y/N): Y Total Snow Depth: 120cm
Foot Pen: 10cm Ski Pen: N/A Rain at 900(Y/N): N

Summit Station Data

Summit Air Temp: -4.7° Summit Wind Dir: 182° Summit Wind Speed: 26mph

Avalanche Data

Observed aval. hazard: Considerable + Forecast aval. hazard: Considerable - Avalanche Code: 8800
Comments: Touchy fail @ 9cm. Stubborn fail @ 35cm.

Profile Data

Max temp gradient: 1.2 °C/10cm
Max hardness diff. of adjacent layers: 4

Depth Comments F F2 E R e
10 * * 1.00 * *
25 * * 0.00 * *
33 * * 1.00 * *
35 * * 1.00 * *
37 * * 2.00 * *
45 * * 0.00 * *
50 * * 2.00 * *
60 * * 0.00 * *
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