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Location (general area)
Mt San Antonio SE/S Face
Road conditions to area
mid - high 20's
Overcast (sky covered)
Light (1-16mph Flags/twigs in motion)
Wind direction in degrees
Aspect in degrees
Boot/ Ski penetration
Activity, recent avalanches
toured from Manker flats to Mt San Antonio via the Baldy Bowl Trail.
Whumphing noises, shooting cracks. collapsing
Obvious avalanche path
About 30cm fresh snow from 3/28 - 3/29 storm sitting on top of crust
At 8850' I observed crusts at 30cm, 60cm, and 90cm, below which I observed consistent feeling snow all the way to the end of my probe, about 230cm.
Some signs of wind deposited snow and moderate cornices on E facing slopes below the final ridge climb.
I skied down S facing aspects from the top of the bowl and observed no signs of avalanches.
Sun was hidden behind clouds for most of the day.
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