BC Zone Observation Report
Monday, February 8, 2016 at 12:00 AM
Jones Pass, 11,000' - 12,300', Nâ†’S aspects ATL/NTL/BTL: (09:00am) â†’ -10C, Scattered, light (NW), (12:00pm) â†’ -2C, Few, light (NW), (14:30pm) â†’ - 4C, Scattered, light/gusting moderate (NW),
Highly wind affected on Nâ†’S aspect. Wind slabs were not reactive to slope tests or isolated column tests. No new activity reported since 02/06/16. Jones Pass - Sunshine Peak - "The Funnel" - 11,800', S/SE aspect, 36 degree slope angle - HS 105cm: CT15-Q3-â†“80cm, CT13-Q2-â†“76cm, ECTN23-Q2-â†“83cm, ECTN21-Q3-â†“80cm *All tests failed within basal facets
*Avalanche occurred on 02/06/16, but was not reported to CAIC. Jones Pass, S. of Bobtail Peak, aka "Gumlick" Peak, 12,300', E/NE aspect, >36 degree slope angle. HS-AMu-R2-D2-O As reported on 02/06: "Slide involved 2 high marking snowmachines, both exited uninjured"