CT and ECT test pit on Kellogg Peak

Location Name: 
Kellogg Peak
Region: 
Silver Valley Area
Date and time of observation: 
Tue, 02/20/2018 - 15:10
Location Map: 
United States
47° 29' 19.914" N, 116° 7' 42.1176" W
US


Red Flags: 
Whumphing noises, shooting cracks, or collapsing
Recent loading by new snow, wind, or rain

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

Miles Rinne of Silver Mountain Ski Patrol  dug this pit on Tuesday January 20th.  Snow Pilot by Brian Hilland. 

Whumping sounds were very present when we toured later the next day on simular aspects relative to this diagram.  

 

Snowpack photos: 
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Weather Observations
Blowing Snow: 
Cloud Cover: 
75% of the sky covered by clouds
Air temperature: 
Below Freezing
Wind Speed: 
Light
Precipitation: 
Air temperature trend: 
Static
Wind Direction: 
Northeast
Accumulation rate: 
More detailed information about the weather: