Avalanche: Cutler Ridge

Observer Name
Kory Davis, Doug Wewer
Observation Date
Wednesday, December 5, 2018
Avalanche Date
Wednesday, December 5, 2018
Region
Cutler Ridge
Location Name or Route
Cutler Ridge
Aspect
North
Trigger
Skier
Avalanche Problem
New Snow
Depth
8"
Comments
The SW winds quickly whipped up some fresh soft slabs and cornice today along leeward ridgelines and gullies (N and NE above about 8000’). The pockets of sensitive snow were easy to manage with ski cuts. All activity was shallow and limited to the new snow.
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