Temperature Extremes and the Snow Scale

TitleTemperature Extremes and the Snow Scale
Publication TypeConference Proceedings
Year of Conference2006
AuthorsHowe, H.
Conference Name74th Annual Western Snow Conference
Series TitleProceedings of the 74th Annual Western Snow Conference
Date PublishedApril 2006
PublisherWestern Snow Conference
Conference LocationLas Cruces, NM
KeywordsTemparture effect, snow survey, snow scale, scale calibration

The purpose of this investigation is to determine the effect of temperature extremes on the standard snow scale reading and to quantify these effects. An additional benefit will be to determine the optimum temperature for snow scale calibration checking.