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Observations

Region: Hatcher Pass
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Avalanche Details

Avalanche details

Trigger SkierAvalanche Type Dry Loose SnowAspect South Southeast
Elevation 4000ftSlope AngleunknownCrown Depth 8in
Width 200ftLength 1000ft  

Observer Comments

Loose snow avalanche triggered from below, just above the road. That propagated several other realse points in an eastern direction across the face. Some slid across the road.

Red Flags

Obvious signs of instability

Recent Avalanches?YesCollapsing (Whumphing)?NoCracking (Shooting cracks)?No

Weather

Weather

12 inches of new snow. Warm morning.



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