Spring crust

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Spring crust is a type of snow crust, formed when loose firn is recemented by a decrease in temperature. It is most common in late winter and spring.

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  1. Glossary of Meteorology Spring crest [1]
  2. National Avalanche Center and The Friends of the Utah Avalanche Forecast Center. Sun crest [2]
  3. Glossary of Meteorology Snow Crest [3]

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