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Avalanche: Turnagain

Location: Eddies

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Route & General Observations

Skied the standard Eddies run. Watched a skier knock off a soft slab on the West face of Eddies. Beware that there is an open glide crack at around 1300′ on far skiers left of the standard Eddies SW run.

Avalanche Details
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Trigger SkierAvalanche Type Soft Slab
Aspect West SouthwestElevation 2800ft
Slope Angle 35degCrown Depth 4in
Width 70ftVertical Run 100ft
Avalanche Details

A skier triggered a soft slab on the West face of Eddies on Sunday afternoon. He was able to ski out of it without issues and reported that it was a soft slab and about 4" thick. The debris pile was minimal.

Weather & Snow Characteristics
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Weather

Temps in the low 20s, no wind.

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