Item: Comparison of different snow stability tests including the extended column test
Title: Comparison of different snow stability tests including the extended column test
Proceedings: Proceedings Whistler 2008 International Snow Science Workshop September 21-27, 2008
Authors: Dr. Kurt Winkler, Dr. J
Abstract: Several tests have been proposed in the past for evaluating snow stability. However, their performance is presently unclear since few comparative studies have been done. During winter 2007- 2008 we have collected a dataset of 146 snow profiles, consisting
Presenters: Dr. Kurt Winkler.
Keywords: snow cover stability, snow stability evaluation, stability test, avalanche forecasting
Subjects: stability (propagation tests)