West Willow Creek Surface Hoar

Location Name: 
West Willow Creek
Silver Valley Area
Date and time of observation: 
Sun, 01/24/2021 - 12:00
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United States
47° 26' 49.344" N, 115° 46' 52.8636" W

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Observation made by: Public
Snowpit Observations
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A thin layer of surface hoar formed over a very defined rain crust approximatley 3 inches thick.  Created a slick surface noted while climbing and decending on snowmobile.  High potenital for future problems with this layer once snow cover it up.

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Weather Observations
Blowing Snow: 
Cloud Cover: 
75% of the sky covered by clouds
Air temperature: 
Below Freezing
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