Observation: Summit

Location: Summit Road Obs

Route & General Observations

Drove through Turnagain Pass and Summit Lake to Seward between 3pm and 4pm on Nov.26. Low fog and clouds and couldn’t see much in Turnagain Pass. Visibility was a little better in Summit. In general very little snow below 2500′. Could see a few channeled avalanche chutes with recent debris, but otherwise couldn’t make out any obvious activity.

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Observer Comments

Debris in some channeled terrain on Moose, Butch and Tri-tip, Raining and above freezing temps

Weather & Snow Characteristics
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Skies were obscured
36F at road

Snow surface

2" of wet heavy slush in pullouts that haven't been plowed yet.

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