Observation: Turnagain

Location: Tincan

Route & General Observations

Headed up standard skin track. Skied in trees, and a bit in the alpine.

Red Flags
Red flags are simple visual clues that are a sign of potential avalanche danger. Please record any sign of red flags below.
Obvious signs of instability
Recent Avalanches?Yes
Collapsing (Whumphing)?No
Cracking (Shooting cracks)?No
Observer Comments

Evidence of avalanche activity during last storm cycle. Large slide off CFR, some almost to the ground.

Weather & Snow Characteristics
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Variable, light wind. High Overcast with a few breaks.

Snow surface

Snow from last storm varied from wind packed and icy on the ridges and more northerly aspects to lighter in more protected areas.