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Observations

Region: Turnagain
Location: Road Obs
Observer:
Date:

Route & General Observations

Drove Turnagain Pass down to the north Johnson Pass TH and back.

Red Flags

Obvious signs of instability

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

Observer Comments

All channelized terrain on Seattle Ridge, particularly the Southern end, had fresh avalanche debris. Poor visibility on the East side of the highway, only able to see wet loose avalanches on West face of Magnum. Rapid loading / warming (rain).

Weather

Weather

37 degrees F @ 1000 ft at 14:30 hrs. Wind moderate from NE. Raining hard the entire drive. Trees did not have any snow on them as high as we could see.

Snow Characteristics

Snow surface

N/A

Snowpack

N/A

Photos & Video

Photos



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