Willow Peak Pit Tests

Location Name: 
Willow Peak
Region: 
St. Regis Basin
Date and time of observation: 
Sun, 01/03/2021 - 15:00
Location Map: 
United States
47° 27' 8.568" N, 115° 46' 58.386" W
US


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

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

We dug a pit on Willow Peak at 6350ft, east aspect, HS170cm.  We found a persistant weak layer under crusts at 100cm: CT14 and ECT28. Also, although we did not see them ourselves, snowmobilers reported seeing multiple new natural avalanches in the Stevens Basin.

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Weather Observations
Blowing Snow: 
Yes
Cloud Cover: 
100% of the sky covered by clouds
Air temperature: 
Wind Speed: 
Moderate
Precipitation: 
Snow
Air temperature trend: 
Wind Direction: 
East
Accumulation rate: 
Less than 1 in. per hour
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