Recreational Observation

Snoqualmie Pass

Jan. 16, 2016, 11 p.m. PST

Weather: Clearing with the wind picking up. As the wind picked up tree bombs began to fall extensively.

Snowpack: Hand pit found 30cm+ of wet heavy snow covered by a 0.5cm rain crust of large rounded crystals. Test cuts and jumps on 35 - 55' little test slopes only released the snow directly below the skis. No signs of propagation.

Area Description: E / SE facing slope on Kendall, 3300'

Observation by Matt Kurjanowicz

Latitude: 47.427526

Longitude: -121.406801

Did you see any avalanches? No

Did you trigger any avalanches? No

Was anyone caught in an Avalanche? No