Avalanche: Silver Fork Headwall

Observer Name
Calvin Hawley
Observation Date
Friday, November 30, 2018
Avalanche Date
Friday, November 30, 2018
Region
Silver Fork Headwall
Location Name or Route
West Bowl Silver Fork
Elevation
9800
Aspect
North
Trigger
Skier
Depth
2'
Width
60
Comments
Took a few steps off the skin track on the ridge and heard a loud collapse with a shooting crack. A pocket pulled out about 80 ft away (NW of trigger) and 40 ft off the ridge. Crown photo is taken from location of trigger. The slide rolled over the bench but didn't appear to make it to the bottom of the bowl. Shooting cracks continued West along the ridge beyond the crown.
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