Avalanche: Tower Mountain

Observer Name
Triton Thompson/Craig Gordon
Observation Date
Tuesday, December 23, 2014
Occurrence Date
Tuesday, December 23, 2014
Occurence Time
Morning

Region:

Location Name or Route
Tower Mountain
Elevation
10200
Aspect
East
Slope Angle
38
Trigger
Snowmobiler
Trigger: additional info
Unintentionally Triggered
Avalanche Type
Hard Slab
Avalanche Problem
Persistent Slab
Weak Layer
New Snow
Depth
8'
Width
300
Vertical
200
Comments

Forecaster note-

Trent and I were in the hood working on the Currant Creek Peak weather station when we spotted this slide. Added pics and other pertinent details. No snow profile... slide broke on early season facets near the ground.

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