Avalanche: Turnagain

Location: Main bowl Turnagain

Route & General Observations

Observed three large avalanches in main bowl, all were remotely triggered. One person caught at very end of the runout zone, not buried and not injured.

Avalanche Details
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Trigger SnowmachinerRemote Trigger Yes
Avalanche Type Soft SlabAspect Northwest
ElevationunknownSlope Angleunknown
Crown DepthunknownWidthunknown
Vertical Rununknown  
Avalanche Details

Observed many recent avys on the north west aspect above Seattle creek and in main bowl

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

Lots of recent natural avalanches evident. On both sides of the Hwy. most on the same aspect northwest

Weather & Snow Characteristics
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Mostly sunny, first nice day after multiple storms with significant precipitation and extensive winds