Chewelah Dust on Ice

Location Name: 
Chewelah Peak West
Region: 
Selkirk Mountains
Date and time of observation: 
Thu, 01/28/2021 - 13:00
Location Map: 
United States
48° 16' 59.268" N, 117° 34' 38.208" W
US


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Very unsafe conditions for riding, with just 15cm of powder sitting on top of solid ice.

Weather Observations
Blowing Snow: 
Cloud Cover: 
75% of the sky covered by clouds
Air temperature: 
Below Freezing
Wind Speed: 
Light
Precipitation: 
Air temperature trend: 
Warming
Wind Direction: 
South
Accumulation rate: 
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A rare blue-sky morning on Chewelah Peak, with clouds increasing through the day and snow showers developing later in the afternoon.