Maloney Lake Basin Snowpit

Location Name: 
Maloney Lake Basin
Region: 
Lick Creek Area
Date and time of observation: 
Mon, 01/04/2016 - 13:00
Location Map: 
United States
44° 52' 37.2936" N, 115° 53' 38.886" W
US


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

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

Solid setup...Even dropped a cornice...No results...Moderate South winds at ridgetop transporting snow, not North like the app profile says.

Shallow,fresh wind slabs at ridgetop (8,000 feet).

Snowpit or crown profile photo or graph: 
Snowpack photos: 
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: 
Warming
Wind Direction: 
South
Accumulation rate: 
None
More detailed information about the weather: