Mammoth Mountain Ski Patrol Avalanche Control Results Summary

Mammoth Mountain
Submission Info
Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 9:30am
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Recent loading by new snow, wind, or rain
37° 37' 58.2888" N, 119° 1' 52.9392" W
Snowpit Observations
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-Beautiful clear cold morning with light but brisk NE winds over the rdigetops.

-Lots of small R1-D1 or smaller avalanches across the upper mountain this morning resulting from hand-charges (2-4" crowns for most part, running a few hundred feet).  

-New snow consisted for most part above 10,000' of about 4-6" of soft cold snow ontop of about 6" of very dense snow.

-Quite good skiing and riding conditions.   

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