Rabbit Gulch

Location Name: 
Rabbit Gulch
Region: 
Silver Valley Area
Date and time of observation: 
Thu, 02/25/2021 - 23:30
Location Map: 
United States
47° 32' 44.304" N, 115° 45' 12.024" W
US


Red Flags: 
Recent loading by new snow, wind, or rain

Observation made by: Forecaster
Snowpit Observations
More detailed information about the snowpack: 

Lots of wind transport with sensitive wind slabs on the usual aspects of W-N-E.  Crossloading occuring on open S facing slopes where there were gullies to catch it.  We were getting small storm slabs to slide at the lower elevations ontop of a recent sun crust. 

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Weather Observations
Blowing Snow: 
Yes
Cloud Cover: 
100% of the sky covered by clouds
Air temperature: 
Below Freezing
Wind Speed: 
Moderate
Precipitation: 
Snow
Air temperature trend: 
Cooling
Wind Direction: 
Southwest
Accumulation rate: 
Greater than 1 in. per hour
More detailed information about the weather: 

Snowing lots!. About 4 inches on the truck by the time we got back. Almost an inch on the pack during the time it took us to dig a pit.