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Avalanche: Big Baldy, Southwest Shoulder

Observer Name
weed
Observation Date
Wednesday, January 9, 2019
Avalanche Date
Wednesday, January 9, 2019
Region
Big Baldy, Southwest Shoulder
Location Name or Route
Providence Canyon, Big Baldy Shoulder
Elevation
8,800'
Aspect
Northwest
Slope Angle
Unknown
Trigger
Natural
Trigger: additional info
Cornice Triggered
Avalanche Type
Hard Slab
Avalanche Problem
Wind Drifted Snow
Weak Layer
New Snow/Old Snow Interface
Depth
unknown
Width
Unknown
Vertical
Unknown
Comments
We could see this avalanche this afternoon from Providence.  Didn't see it on the way up in the morning.  It may well have naturally released during the day today due to drifting from south wind.
Coordinates

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