Avalanche: Wellsville Mountain Wilderness

Observer Name
weed
Observation Date
Thursday, February 7, 2019
Avalanche Date
Thursday, February 7, 2019
Region
Wellsville Mountain Wilderness
Location Name or Route
Shumway Canyon, Wellsvilles as viewed from Mendon
Elevation
8,500'
Aspect
East
Slope Angle
Unknown
Trigger
Natural
Avalanche Type
Soft Slab
Avalanche Problem
Wind Drifted Snow
Weak Layer
New Snow/Old Snow Interface
Depth
unknown
Width
Unknown
Vertical
Unknown
Comments
I could see evidence of fresh avalanche activity on the east side of the Wellsville Range...  Looked like some larger avalanches occurred earlier in the week, but it's blown-in and covered up by new snow. 
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