Snow pit above sawmill gulch

Location Name: 
Nicks cabin above sawmill gulch NW aspect 5000'
Region: 
Silver Valley Area
Date and time of observation: 
Sun, 02/07/2021 - 11:00
Location Map: 
United States
47° 31' 7.7124" N, 115° 47' 50.604" W
US


Red Flags: 
Whumphing noises, shooting cracks, or collapsing
Recent loading by new snow, wind, or rain

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

Appx 2' storm slab on top of the previous surface hoar. Some aspects we were seeing more whumping. Propegation of snow with weight of human activity.

Snowpit or crown profile photo or graph: 
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We were seeing a similar trend to what is supported in other areas. High level of likely avalanche activity, especially above 25 degree slopes.

Weather Observations
Blowing Snow: 
Cloud Cover: 
50% of the sky covered by clouds
Air temperature: 
Below Freezing
Wind Speed: 
Precipitation: 
Air temperature trend: 
Cooling
Wind Direction: 
Accumulation rate: 
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