Observation: Turnagain

Location: Motorized Lot

Route & General Observations

Snowmachine skills practice on the flats.

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

Able to produce shooting cracks / micro avalanches on small slopes in the storm snow (see photos).

Weather & Snow Characteristics
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4-5" of new snow at the motorized lot at 12:00. Snowed about another 1" over a couple of hours while we were there. Wind was light from the North.

Snow surface

Low density powder!


No obs.

Photos & Video
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