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Observations

Region: Hatcher Pass
Location: The Pinnacle
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Route & General Observations

Recent wet slab on WSW aspect of the Pinnacle.

Avalanche Details

Avalanche details

Trigger NaturalAvalanche Type Wet SlabAspect West Southwest
Elevation 5000ftSlope AngleunknownCrown Depthunknown
Width 150ftLength 500ft  

Observer Comments

Wet slabs occurred some time in the afternoon or evening of Sunday March 31.

Red Flags

Obvious signs of instability

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

Weather

Weather

High of 50 degrees F at Gold Cord Mine (4050'), 43 degrees F at Independence Mine (3450'), and 39 degrees F at Marmot Ridge (4500'). Wind calm to light and variable.

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