Most of the dust was buried temporarily by recent storms, but given the heat of the past few days, it's now being exposed, especially in sunny areas where the new snow was thin due to wind scouring or sloughing. Here are a few perspectives of the snirt (part snow part dirt) from Saturday.
|Snirty patches at Alta Ski Area|
|Snirty slough zones on Little Superior|
|A snirty Mount Superior|
|Courtesy Tom Painter, JPL|