Temps right at freezing most of the day, with a moderate-strong east wind intensifying throughout day. Obscured sky and S-1 precip trending towards stronger wind and precip at 16:00.
No cracking or whumpfing in basin -- visible wind effect and cornicing along ridgeline above basin. Still exposed stumps, willows, and downed timber in the exit gully. Drier, lighter snow piling up over moist snow from the day.
Layer Depth/Date: Building tonight
Comments: Mod-intense blosno at ridgeline above Pickhandle Basin (Crown Point and Pickhandle Gap).