You are here
Green Butte Ridge
Height of New Snow (HN): 36 cm
New snow was bonding well with the old snow. Old snow was a melt-freeze crust. No concerning signs of instability from CT and ECT tests. No propagation. No storm slab issues.
Wind was blowing from the east and southeast. Wind speeds were moderate to strong. Evidence of windloading was seen on west and southwest aspects. Wind slabs on small rollovers were up to 10 inches and reactive with with a ski cut, though propagation did not extend beyond ski length. Wind transport of snow was occuring below, near, and above treeline.