Avalanche: Chugach State Park

Location: Toakoana Drive, Eagle Rver

Route & General Observations

Roof avalanche.

Avalanche Details
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Trigger NaturalRemote Trigger No
Avalanche Type Soft SlabAspect East
Elevation 500ftSlope Angle 13deg
Crown Depth 10inWidth 20ft
Vertical Run 25ft  
Avalanche Details

Roof avalanche triggered by sun warming. 32 degrees and sunny. Failed on solar panels.

Weather & Snow Characteristics
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About 8 inches of new snow overnight. 32 degrees and sunny. No wind.

Snow surface

New snow

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