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Soda peak

RED FLAGS
Wind
Intense precipitation
Observation Date/Time:
Sat, Jan 2, 2021 - 11:30 AM
Reporter(s):
Aaron Fudge
Location/Elevation:
Three Sisters Area / 6900'
Report Type:
Snow Conditions  
Travel Mode:
Ski or Snowboard  
Temperature:
-3'c°F
Sky Conditions:
Overcast (> 7/8)
Precip Type/Intensity:
Snow / S2 Moderate snow
New Snow:
30cm in
Height of Snow (HS):
240 in
Wind Direction/Speed:
NW / Strong: 26-38 mph

Written Report:
Headed to Soda peak where we found strong winds out of the NW fair vis and about 30+cm of new snow and gaining fast. Wind slab was my main concern and we found it at ct16 35cm down nonplanar and repeated it twice. We ski cut our slope getting the loose dry 5cm top to release r1 d1.

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