Snow Profile - Northern Cairngorms 12/03/2018 12:30:00

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SAIS - Snow Profile - Location Details

Date: 12/03/2018 Time: 12:30 Area: Northern Cairngorms Obs: MD
Grid: 002041 Alt: 1120m Aspect: 310° Incline: 25°
Location: Chais HW

SAIS - Snow Profile Data

Air Temp: 1.0° Wind Dir: 45° Wind Speed: 0mph Cloud 0%
Precip Code: 0 - None Drift(Y/N): N Total Snow Depth: 100cm
Foot Pen: 5cm Ski Pen: N/A Rain at 900(Y/N): N

Summit Station Data

Summit Air Temp: 1.1° Summit Wind Dir: 45° Summit Wind Speed: 7mph

Avalanche Data

Observed aval. hazard: Moderate Forecast aval. hazard: Moderate Avalanche Code: 0
Comments: hard slab above weak layer acting as bridge.

Profile Data

Max temp gradient: 1.0 °C/10cm
Max hardness diff. of adjacent layers: 4

Depth Comments F F2 E R e
2 * * 0.50 * *
9 * * 0.50 * *
29 * * 0.50 * *
32 * * 3.00 * *
50 * * 1.00 * *
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