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Avalanche: Summit

Location: Above lower summit lake

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Route & General Observations

Seward Highway

Contact, Location & General Observations
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Forecaster Comments

This is the avalanche on Butch Peak that was reported in an observation from the party involved.

Avalanche Details
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Trigger SkierAvalanche Type Soft Slab
Aspect WestElevation 2000ft
Slope AngleunknownCrown Depth 16in
WidthunknownVertical Rununknown
Avalanche Details

Remotely triggered avalanche (see tracks lookers left in photo) observed from the Highway. Occurred at 1 pm.

Red Flags
Red flags are simple visual clues that are a sign of potential avalanche danger. Please record any sign of red flags below.
Obvious signs of instability
Recent Avalanches?Yes
Collapsing (Whumphing)?No
Cracking (Shooting cracks)?No
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