Koenig Lake

Location Name: 
Koenig Lake
Region: 
BWRA
Date and time of observation: 
Thu, 01/03/2019 - 12:28
Location Map: 


Red Flags: 
Obvious avalanche path

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

Surface hoar with 3mm feathers that were melting from sun. Near surface facetting below Hoar made a plyable skin layer. Small facet layer above windpack 20cm deep reacting to hard force stability tests, lower concern. 5cm Windpack acting as a bridge over thicker layer of loose facets.

Snowpit or crown profile photo or graph: 
Snowpack photos: 
Facets 20cm deep
BWRA coverage
Weather Observations
Blowing Snow: 
No
Cloud Cover: 
Clear
Air temperature: 
Above Freezing
Wind Speed: 
Calm
Precipitation: 
None
Air temperature trend: 
Warming
Wind Direction: 
South
Accumulation rate: 
None
More detailed information about the weather: 

Sun & 3.4C with no wind. Cool night & location recieved less than 1 hour of sun