Test pit, Lick Creek Summit

Location Name: 
Surprise Bench
Region: 
Lick Creek Area
Date and time of observation: 
Fri, 12/21/2018 - 12:00



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

Also performed 2 compression tests on a west slope, 7500.'  CTH RP at 46cm down.  (Sunday to Monday break in storm?)  Then right next to it, CTM SP down 65cm on previously identified surface hoar layer.  Full on cash register on this one.  

Snowpit or crown profile photo or graph: 
Weather Observations
Blowing Snow: 
Yes
Cloud Cover: 
75% of the sky covered by clouds
Air temperature: 
Below Freezing
Wind Speed: 
Moderate
Precipitation: 
None
Air temperature trend: 
Cooling
Wind Direction: 
South
Accumulation rate: 
None