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Observations

Region: Turnagain, Girdwood/Portage
Location: Turnagain Pass Road obs
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Route & General Observations

New slab avalanche on North side of Orca Ridge/Big League in the Girdwood Valley
New glide release on SW face of Tincan
New wet loose on Magnum W face
Skier triggered wet loose on SW shoulder of Sunburst

Red Flags

Obvious signs of instability

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

Observer Comments

Wet loose avalanches, slab on North aspect of Big League, and a new glide release

Weather

Weather

Skies were broken
Steady 15-20mph wind along Turnagain Arm
Temps at sea level 50F
Temps along the road at Tpass 45F

Photos & Video

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