Tumalo conditions

Observation Date/Time:
Tue, Mar 3, 2020 - 1:00 PM
Reporter(s):
Aaron Hartz
Location/Elevation:
Three Sisters Area
Report Type:
Snow Conditions   No Avalanche Activity  
Travel Mode:
Ski or Snowboard  

Written Report:
I toured to the summit of Tumalo from Dutchman parking lot. The snow surface was mostly a variety of crusts.

On the summit (7775ft, 12:30) the air temperature was 1C (34F). The clouds were scattered and the wind was light out of the NW.

No avalanche problems were present and I observed no signs of unstable snow.

Dropping into the east facing bowl, I found firm, crusty conditions. The southerly aspects were beginning to soften up and skied well.

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