Observation: Hatcher Pass

Location: Sunny side hatch pk

Route & General Observations

Remote trigger 40’ away from skier. Low energy, d1 30’x30’ x1’ deep. Slightly convex SW aspect



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

Isothermic punchy snow on the most solar receptive aspects on the hike up. However, aspect where slide occurred showed minimal signs of instability (skis didn’t break through top 2”).

Weather & Snow Characteristics
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Blue, 38f

Snow surface

Classic spring corn, fast.

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