New snow, wind transport, and impressive ice

Location Name: 
NE Dunderberg
Region: 
BWRA
Date and time of observation: 
Wed, 03/10/2021 - 12:00
Location Map: 


Red Flags: 
Recent loading by new snow, wind, or rain

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

Toured up to ridge above Dunderberg Creek around 10,600ft and observed ski pen of about 10cm and boot pen of 25cm. A quick hand hardness profile revealed 35cm of new snow on top of a very firm ice layer.

Snowpit or crown profile photo or graph: 
Snowpack photos: 
Fist hardness new snow above thick knife/pen layer
Any other comments about the observation or links to outside pages that have more info on the observation: 

Strong gusts transported snow from multiple directions.

Weather Observations
Blowing Snow: 
Yes
Cloud Cover: 
75% of the sky covered by clouds
Air temperature: 
Below Freezing
Wind Speed: 
Strong
Precipitation: 
Snow
Air temperature trend: 
Cooling
Wind Direction: 
Southwest
Accumulation rate: 
Less than 1 in. per hour
More detailed information about the weather: 

Shifting winds. Wind transport observed from south, southwest, and west.