|Location:||Girdwood, Twentymile, Turnagain -glide activity|
Route & General Observations
Many new glide avalanches today on the drive from Girdwood to Summit Lake.
Girdwood: SE aspect of Raggedtop, SW aspect of Goat, S face of Penguin
Twentymile: Large glide release near Carmen Lake (SW aspect) and on another SW facing slope adjacent to 20mile
Skookum: NE aspect – maybe older than today?
Turnagain: Pete’s South (SW aspect) Seattle Ridge- several new on Repeat Offender SE facing near up track, 2 new glide avalanche across from Silvertip Cr. SW aspect
*Many new glides opening on all aspects below 3000′ and all existing glides continue to grow and widen
*Wet loose activity on Magnum W face, Seattle Ridge E face, Most steep South facing aspects in the afternoon
See notes above
Obvious signs of instability
|Recent Avalanches?||Yes||Collapsing (Whumphing)?||No||Cracking (Shooting cracks)?||No|
winds NE 10mph g-20mph