Recreational Observation

West Slopes Central - Skagit River to South of I-90

Feb. 14, 2016, 5:06 p.m. PST

Elevation: Near treeline

Aspect: E

Did you see any avalanches? No

Did you trigger any avalanches? No

Was anyone caught in an Avalanche? No

Comments: Found storm layer 30cm down, with clean propagation, as well as a weak layer 90-115cm deep with clean propagation on 7th from elbow hit, very wet and heavy, shovel shear tests show how unstable to storm layer is, and got worse during the day,