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Near Sierra Club Cabin
Location Name:Near Sierra Club Cabin
Date and time of observation:Tue, 12/04/2018 - 3:00pm
Observation made by:Professional Observer
96067 Mount Shasta , CA
United States41° 22' 22.7244" N, 122° 14' 4.8516" W
Observations on a tour to region near the Sierra Club Cabin:
- Wind affected snow near and above treeline.
- Minimal snow in start zones near ridge tops above treeline.
- 30-40 cm (12-16 in) of light dry snow atop firmer snow below treeline.
- Ski penetration (PS): 33 cm (13 in); boot penetration (PB): 54 cm (22 in).
- Right side up snowpack (see pictures).
- Height of snow near cabin (HS): 116 cm (46 in)
- Column tests yielded no notable or consistent failures. Extended column test results: ECTN.
Cloud Cover:100% of the sky covered by clouds
Air temperature:Below Freezing
Air temperature trend:Static