Share your feedback! Share your feedback!

How’s our new website?
How can we better serve you?

Avalanche: Turnagain

Location: Turnagain Pass Evening Road Obs

Date:
Observer:
Route & General Observations

Drove through Turnagain and Summit Lake to look for any new avalanche activity. Several new glide cracks have released on SE to SW aspects. Also noted some recent wet loose and small wet slabs on Seattle Ridge.

Avalanche Details
If this is an avalanche observation, click yes below and fill in the form as best as you can. If people were involved, please provide details.
Trigger NaturalAvalanche Type Unknown
Aspect UnknownElevationunknown
Slope AngleunknownCrown Depthunknown
WidthunknownVertical Rununknown
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

New glide avalanches on Seattle Ridge, Eddies, and Wolverine
New wet loose avalanches Seattle and two small wet slabs

Weather & Snow Characteristics
Please provide details to help us determine the weather and snowpack during the time this observation took place.
Weather

Clear skies and sunny
40F
Calm winds
No precip

Photos & Video
Please upload photos below. Maximum of 5 megabytes per image. Click here for help on resizing images. If you are having trouble uploading please email images separately to staff.