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Avalanche: Turnagain

Location: Center Ridge Hiking Trail

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Route & General Observations

We hiked along the center ridge trail.

Avalanche Details
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Trigger NaturalAvalanche Type Wet Loose Snow
Aspect North NorthwestElevationunknown
Slope AngleunknownCrown Depthunknown
WidthunknownVertical Rununknown
Avalanche Details

Natural wet loose avalanches observed on Magnum and Cornbiscut. We saw about half a dozen D1-1.5 point release slides on the steeper north/north west aspects.

Red Flags
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Obvious signs of instability
Recent Avalanches?Yes
Collapsing (Whumphing)?No
Cracking (Shooting cracks)?No
Observer Comments

Rain on snow.

Weather & Snow Characteristics
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Weather

Heavy rain at pass level. 1-2 inches of slush on the center ridge trail.

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