Observation: Turnagain

Location: Road Obs

Route & General Observations

Drove Turnagain – looking for any evidence of recent activity, wind effect, and glide cracks.

Red Flags
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Observer Comments

Evidence of recent wind transport

2-3 small D1 Wind Slab in the 1500-2000' elevation band - primarily in unsupported areas with a weak vegetated start zone. Hard to tell timeline of debris.

Glide Crack on Lips, and 2 Glide Cracks on the Shoulder of Wolverine.

Weather & Snow Characteristics
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Temps in the mid 20s
Calm Winds
Clear Sky above 1.5k
Broken Valley Fog in the AM - clearing out throughout the day
No Precip

Snow surface

Obvious wind texture, recent transport. Cornices are growing.

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