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Avalanche: Turnagain

Location: Seattle Ridge - Glide avalanches

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Route & General Observations

Three new glide cracks avalanched between 1:45pm and 3:30pm on SE aspect of Seattle Ridge. One of these glides also pulled out a slab avalanche with it.┬áSeveral other glide cracks looked like they were pretty recent – likely yesterday.

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Observer Comments

Glide avalanches

Weather & Snow Characteristics
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Weather

Thin cloud cover, partly sunny
46F at road at 3pm
No Precip
Light winds

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