Avalanche: Turnagain

Location: Turnagain Pass Road Observation

Route & General Observations

Drove South to Johnson Pass TH

Avalanche Details
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Trigger NaturalRemote Trigger0
Avalanche Type0Aspect East Southeast
Elevation 2300ftSlope Angleunknown
Crown DepthunknownWidth 800ft
Vertical Rununknown  
Avalanche Details

Observed fresh debris in slide paths off of Seattle Ridge adjacent to the motorized lot. I was unable to see the starting zones. It appears to be wet slab activity that may have included a glide release as well. I look forward to seeing the whole slide path tomorrow!

Minor wet loose activity on Petes South and up towards Lynx.

Red Flags
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Obvious signs of instability
Recent Avalanches?Yes
Collapsing (Whumphing)?No
Cracking (Shooting cracks)?No
Weather & Snow Characteristics
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Light rain @ 1000'
Skies were obscured trending to overcast. The sun was trying to poke through above Lynx Creek.
Temperature @ 1000' - 34 F.
Light wind NE

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