Observation: Turnagain

Location: Turnagain Pass Road Obs

Route & General Observations

Drove through Turngain Pass between 1pm to 2pm and visibility was limited, but a small sucker hole allowed for a good view of Eddies and Wolverine. No obvious natural activity was observed during that time. We continued to Portage and saw numerous recent activity including witnessing one large natural near Williwaw Campground.

Red Flags
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Observer Comments

Tincan CFR ridge had a natural slab releas sometime before 2:35pm. That was the first time it was seen on the DOT webcam. Visibility was too poor prior to confirm time.

Weather & Snow Characteristics
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36F between Girdwood and Ingrim Creek. 32F - 34F recorded along the road in Turnagain between 1-2pm.
Rain/Snow line was around 700'. Light precip during this time.

Snow surface

Wet snow

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