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General Conditions Below, Near, & Above Treeline
Location Name:Mount Shasta
Date and time of observation:Mon, 12/10/2018 - 12:00pm
Observation made by:Professional Observer
96067 Mount Shasta , CA
United States41° 22' 27.0264" N, 122° 12' 40.8816" W
Conditions observed near Powder Bowl, Sun Bowl and Gray Butte:
- Height of new snow (HN): 1-2 inches.
- Ski penetration (PS): 1-2 inches.
- Calm winds.
- Unreactive small cornices and wind pillows 2-5 inches thick on easterly aspects, but generally no signs of a wind slab problem.
- Snow pack well settled.
- Numerous exposed rocks near and above treeline.
- Snow ranged from light and dry at higher elevations to moist near and below treeline. Fast and creamy all the way.
Cloud Cover:25% of the sky covered by clouds
Air temperature:Below Freezing
Air temperature trend:Warming