Snow Profile - Southern Cairngorms 12/04/2018 11:40:00

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SAIS - Snow Profile - Location Details

Date: 12/04/2018 Time: 11:40 Area: Southern Cairngorms Obs: PN
Grid: 244859 Alt: 1100m Aspect: 100° Incline: 20°
Location: Above Black Spout, Right hand.

SAIS - Snow Profile Data

Air Temp: 1.6° Wind Dir: 50° Wind Speed: 8mph Cloud 30%
Precip Code: 0 - None Drift(Y/N): N Total Snow Depth: 210cm
Foot Pen: 7cm Ski Pen: N/A Rain at 900(Y/N): N

Summit Station Data

Summit Air Temp: 3.2° Summit Wind Dir: 148° Summit Wind Speed: 12mph

Avalanche Data

Observed aval. hazard: Low Forecast aval. hazard: Low Avalanche Code: 0
Comments: Felt cold in the strong Easterly winds. Pit site back from the edge in more sheltered area.

Profile Data

Max temp gradient: 0.0 °C/10cm
Max hardness diff. of adjacent layers: 2

Depth Comments F F2 E R e
1 Thin melt freeze crust. * * 0.00 * N/A
5 * * 2.00 * *
11 * * 2.00 * *
16 * * 2.00 * *
32 * * 2.00 * *
40 * * 2.00 * *
63 Not to ground. * * 3.00 * N/A
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