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Observations

Region: Turnagain
Location: Glide observations Turnagain Pass
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Route & General Observations

Recent glide crack releases in the last two days between 2500′ -1000′
Seattle Ridge – East Face – 2 fresh since yesterday and 1 mid storm
Wolverine – SW face
Eddies – SW face and NE Face
Corn Biscuit – SW shoulder
Skookum – NE face

Red Flags

Obvious signs of instability

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

Observer Comments

Glide cracks litter Turnagain Pass. Many new cracks have appeared in the last 2 days. Glides are on all locations between 2500' - 1000' elevation zone and are located in steep terrain.

Weather

Weather

Partly sunny with fog rolling in/out all day
Low 30F in the Am to mid 20's at 3000'
Winds were calm

Snow Characteristics

Snow surface

See Tincan Obs for Jan.29

Snowpack

See Tincan Obs for Jan.29

Photos & Video

Photos



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