Schweitzer Backcountry snow surface

Location Name: 
Behind the Sky House
Region: 
Selkirk Mountains
Date and time of observation: 
Wed, 01/12/2022 - 09:11
Location Map: 
United States
48° 22' 46.668" N, 116° 38' 2.364" W
US


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

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

Significant breakable melt-freeze crust developing throughout the terrain.

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Weather Observations
Blowing Snow: 
No
Cloud Cover: 
100% of the sky covered by clouds
Air temperature: 
Below Freezing
Wind Speed: 
Moderate
Precipitation: 
Rain
Air temperature trend: 
Warming
Wind Direction: 
West
Accumulation rate: 
Less than 1 in. per hour
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