Avalanche: Seeley Creek

Observer Name
Kobernik/Kendall
Observation Date
Thursday, March 5, 2015
Occurrence Date
Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Region:

Location Name or Route
Upper south Seeley
Elevation
10800
Aspect
North
Trigger
Natural
Avalanche Type
Soft Slab
Avalanche Problem
Persistent Slab
Weak Layer
Facets
Depth
2.5'
Width
400
Vertical
700
Comments

We viewed this from a distance but the fracture line was much more crisp than some of the other naturals we saw.  This leads me to believe that it released late in the storm during the frontal passage.

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