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Observations

Region: Turnagain
Location: Sunburst
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Route & General Observations

Older wet storm debris on north side of Magnum; extensive runnels and rollerballs

Red Flags

Obvious signs of instability

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

Observer Comments

One small collapse near 2800', most other cracking was less than a ski length & 6-8" wide; old wet debris on north side of Magnum: obvious signs of transport from NNW on Sunburst and down valley, cross loading(East to West) on Magnum

Weather

Weather

Calm, broken, 22*;

Snow Characteristics

Snow surface

Minor wind effect; 20 - 35 cm new, settled

Snowpack

see profile

Photos & Video

Photos



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