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cascademystic
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January 2, 2017, Snoqualmie Pass
« on: 01/03/17, 02:09 PM »

dry powder, surfy trees, minimal evidence of cohesive wind slab near tree line on N/NW aspects, minor sluff.


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Jim Oker
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Re: January 2, 2017, Snoqualmie Pass
« Reply #1 on: 01/03/17, 02:35 PM »

Nice photo - reminds me of some of my favorite moments on winter tours, arriving in high forests and onto sub-alpine ridges while the snow still clings to the trees.
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Re: January 2, 2017, Snoqualmie Pass
« Reply #2 on: 01/03/17, 08:24 PM »

We noted (today Jan 3) significant wind slab on exposed N-ish slopes above tree line, YMMV
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Re: January 2, 2017, Snoqualmie Pass
« Reply #3 on: 01/10/17, 02:10 PM »

E winds ramped up fast last week. In in situ we trust.
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