• Ullr Labs has released a new iPhone app designed to work as a digital snow and avalanche field notebook.
• Uses iPhone functions to allow the user to record and upload snow pit data and field observations as well as download avalanche forecasts and information
MAST is essentially an electronic field avalanche notebook
Forecasts and Danger Roses can be downloaded and stored on the device.
Observation data can be easily recorded and transmitted to a regional avalanche center
Warnings are generated when observations are in danger zones
Home: where you select a “Home Avalanche Center” and download/view the current forecast and Danger Rose.
Avalanche: where you record avalanche incidents like Location/lat/long/elevation angle, aspect, cause, size and people affected
Observations: weather, terrain, snowpack, stability Warnings
Tools: educational resources as well as definitions of the terms and measures used in the application.
…and safe skiing!!